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Flagstaff, Arizona

city in Arizona, USA

Flagstaff is a city in the northern part of Arizona in the United States. It is the county seat of Coconino County. About 58,200 people were living in Flagstaff in 2006. Flagstaff has an area of 63.6 square miles. It has a humid continental climate (Dfb in the Koeppen climate classification).

Flagstaff, Arizona
City of Flagstaff
Downtown Flagstaff in 2000
Downtown Flagstaff in 2000
Nickname(s): 
City of Seven Wonders, Dark Sky City
Motto(s): 
"Service at a Higher Elevation"
Location of Flagstaff in Coconino County, Arizona.
Location of Flagstaff in Coconino County, Arizona.
U.S. Census
U.S. Census
Flagstaff is located in Arizona
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Location in the United States
Flagstaff is located in the United States
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Flagstaff (the United States)
Coordinates: 35°11′57″N 111°37′52″W / 35.19917°N 111.63111°W / 35.19917; -111.63111Coordinates: 35°11′57″N 111°37′52″W / 35.19917°N 111.63111°W / 35.19917; -111.63111
Country United States of America
State Arizona
County Coconino
Settled1876
Incorporated1928
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • BodyFlagstaff City Council
 • MayorCoral Evans(I[1])
Area
 • City64.74 sq mi (167.67 km2)
 • Land64.70 sq mi (167.58 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation6,910 ft (2,106 m)
Population
 • City65,870
 • Estimate 
(2016)
71,459
 • Density1,104.45/sq mi (426.43/km2)
 • Metro
139,097 (US: 291st)
Demonym(s)Flagstonian or Flagstaffian
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (no DST/PDT)
ZIP codes
86001-86005-86004, 86011
Area code(s)928
FIPS code04-23620
GNIS ID(s)28749, 29046
Major airportFlagstaff Pulliam Airport
Websiteflagstaff.az.gov

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ReferencesEdit

  1. "Flagstaff Mayor Jerry Nabours Announces Re-Election Bid". Press release. http://www.naboursformayor.com/re-election-press-release.html. Retrieved September 2, 2016. 
  2. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 18, 2017.
  3. "Feature Detail Report for: Flagstaff". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved June 18, 2014.