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Superior
Pinal County, Arizona

ZipCodes
85273

Motto
"The Best Little Town In Arizona"



Page Contents for Superior, Arizona

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Schools.



Statistics & Facts

The Arizona state capital is Phoenix.
The population of Superior is approximately 3,468 (1990), 2837 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,730 (1990), 1103 (2010).
The amount of land area in Superior is 4.641 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Superior to Washington DC is 2026 miles.
The distance to the Arizona state capital is 60 miles. (as the crow flies)
Superior is positioned 33.28 degrees north of the equator and 111.10 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Superior elevation is 2,882 feet above sea level. Local peaks rise up much higher, such as Iron Mountain at 6,056 feet and Picket Post Mountain at 4,375 feet above sea level.
Superior average annual rainfall is 17 inches per year

Location

On Hwy 60 between Globe and Phoenix. Superior, AZ is also between Phoenix and Miami, AZ. Globe, AZ is east of Miami by aboutsix miles. It is about 63 miles east of Phoenix.
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Weather


comfortable. With its higher elevation, the air is much cooler. Much more rain falls here than in the valley, making things very beautiful and green.
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History & History Related Items

Superior began as a silver mining town, but became established as one of the richest copper areas in the US.
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Attractions

Boyce Thompson Arboretum
US Highway 60
Superior, AZ 85273
Phone: 520-689-2811

The World's Smallest Museum
The World's Smallest Museum in Superior houses alot of local history artifacts. The biggest attraction at the museum is the world's largest Apache Tear gemstone.
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Superior City Government

City of Superior
734 W. Main St.
Superior, Arizona 85273-2611
Phone: 520-689-5752
Fax: 520-689-5822

Superior Chamber

Superior Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 95
Superior, Arizona 85273-2611
Phone: 520-689-0200
Fax: 520-689-0200

Superior Organizations

Superior Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 95
Superior, Arizona 85273-2611
Phone: 520-689-0200
Fax: 520-689-0200

Superior Libraries

Superior Public Library
99 Kellner Avenue
Superior, AZ 85273
Phone: 520-689-2327

Superior Schools

Superior Unified School District #15
100 Mary Drive
Superior, Arizona 85273
Phone: 520.689.3000
Fax: 520.689.3009


Superior High School
100 Mary Drive
Superior, AZ 85273
Phone: 520.689.3100
Fax: 520.689.3197

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