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Williams
Coconino County, Arizona

ZipCodes
86046

Motto
Historic Route 66 city
Gateway to the Grand Canyon



Page Contents for Williams, Arizona

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Arizona state capital is Phoenix.
The population of Williams is approximately 2,845 2000, 3023 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,118 1990, 1168 2010.
The amount of land area in Williams is 74.234 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Williams is 43.5 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.738 sq kilometers.
The distance from Williams to Washington DC is 2009 miles.
The distance to the Arizona state capital is 118 miles. (as the crow flies)
Williams is positioned 35.26 degrees north of the equator and 112.17 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Williams elevation is 6,766 feet above sea level.
Williams median income is $ 32,455 2000.
The Williams median home price is $ 100,300 2000.
Williams average annual snowfall is 75.8 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 33.4 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 45.8 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 68.3 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 50.7 degrees F.

Location

just west of Flagstaff on Interstate 40. One of the gateways to the Grand Canyon - only 58 miles from the Grand Canyon. Williams is about 120 miles from Phoenix. Other nearby communities include Parks, Ash Fork, Paulden, Clarkdale and Jerome.
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Weather


seasonal with all four seasons represented. In the winter the average high in the daytime is about 44 degrees. In the summer the average high is around 83 degrees. Here is a weather page for Williams.
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History & History Related Items

A man named Bill Williams guided hunting parties through this area. Williams is named after this mountainman. Here is a history page for Williams.
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The settling of Williams

1882

The founding of Williams

1891

The incorporation of Williams

1902


Attractions

Festival in the Pines and other attractions
Williams Visitor Information Center
200 W Railroad Ave
Williams, Arizona
Phone: 928 635-4707

The Grand Canyon Railway
Business office: 123 N.l San Francisco, Suite 210
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Fax: 928-773-1610
Toll-free: 1-800-THE TRAIN 1-800-843-8724
International callers: 928-773-1976
The Railway departs from Williams, Arizona at the 1908 depot, complete with its own attractions and activities. Take the relaxing and scenic 65 mile trip across Arizona countryside. There are a number of packages available, including overnight stays in the Grand Canyon National Park itself.

Planes of Fame
Grand Canyon
Valle Airport
HCR-34, Box B
Valle-Williams, AZ 86046
Phone: 928-635-1000
On display are a variety of aircraft dating from World War I to modern day jet fighters.
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Williams City Government

City of Williams
113 S. 1st Street
Williams, Arizona 86046
Phone: 928-635-4451
Fax: 928-635-4495

Williams Chamber

Williams-Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce
200 West Railroad Avenue
Williams, AZ 86046
Phone: 928 635-1418
FAX: 928 635-1417

Williams Organizations

Williams-Grand Canyon Chamber of Commerce
200 West Railroad Avenue
Williams, AZ 86046
Phone: 928 635-1418
FAX: 928 635-1417 Williams

Miscellany

The population of Williams was:
1990 - 2,5321998 - 2,800
2000 - 2,845
2002 - 2,915 estimate

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