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San Luis
Yuma County, Arizona


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Statistics & Facts

The Arizona state capital is Phoenix.
The population of San Luis is approximately 15,322 (2000), 25505 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 998 (1990), 5953 (2010).
The amount of land area in San Luis is 5.253 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from San Luis to Washington DC is 2246 miles.
The distance to the Arizona state capital is 177 miles. (as the crow flies)
San Luis is positioned 32.49 degrees north of the equator and 114.77 degrees west of the prime meridian.
San Luis elevation is 140 feet above sea level.
San Luis average annual precipitation is 3.45 inches peryear.
The average low temperature is 55.6 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 87.4 degrees F.


in southwestern Arizona near Yuma. It is 259 miles to Tucson and 206 miles to Phoenix.
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History & History Related Items

San Luis was founded in 1930 when the U.S. Port of Entry was opened. It incorporated in 1979 and has had a large increase in population and business since that time. It has been one of the fastest growing communities in the county.
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San Luis, Sonora, Mexico is just across the border from San Luis. It is a city of over 200,000 residents, one of Mexico's fastest growing cities. There are shops, night clubs and other attractions in the border town.

The Colorado River is within a 30 minute drive from San Luis and features many recreational opportunities.

Nearby attractions include the old Territorial Prison, Fort Yuma, the historic 16th century Fort Thomas Mission, Laguna, Imperial and Morelos Dams and the California sand dunes.
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Economy & Industry

mainly agriculture, with the government being the second largest employer. Close to government are the trade and services industries.
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San Luis City Government

City of San Luis
P O Box 2092
23222 1st Street
San Luis, Arizona 85349

San Luis Police Department
767 N First Ave
San Luis, Arizona 85349
Phone: (928)627-8881
Fax: 928-627-8575

San Luis Fire Department
767 N 1st Ave.
San Luis, Arizona 85349
Phone: 928-627-8576

City of San Luis Economic Development Commission
P.O. Box 1170
San Luis, Arizona 85349
Phone: 928-627-2027
Fax: 928-627-3879

San Luis Schools

Gadsden Elementary School District #32
1453 N. Main Street, Suite F
P.O. Box 6870
San Luis, Arizona 85349
Phone: 928-627-1301
Fax: 928-627-3635

Arizona Desert Elementary School
1245 North Main Street
San Luis, Az 85349
Phone (928) 627-7007
Fax (928) 627-4692

Yuma Union High School District #70
3150 South Avenue A
Yuma, AZ 85364-7998
Phone: (928) 726-1731
FAX: (928) 726-4628

San Luis High School
1250 N. 8th Avenue
San Luis, AZ 85349
Phone: : 928-627-3264
Fax: 928-722-5026 San Luis


The population of San Luis was:
1990 - 4,212
1998 - 12,149
2000 - 15,322
2001 - 17,090
2002 - 18,345

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