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Agua Fria, Arizona
(Maricopa County)

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Welcome to Agua Fria ...

Agua Fria is located in Maricopa County<1>.

The location of Agua Fria has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Agua Fria is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Agua Fria lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Agua Fria ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arizona communities named Agua Fria: This one is located in Maricopa County and the other is located in Yavapai County.

Beyond Arizona, there are 5 communities that are also named Agua Fria - they are located in California (2) and New Mexico (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Agua Fria.

Communities near Agua Fria ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Agua Fria.

  • Phoenix [Maricopa County]
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    • Phoenix [Maricopa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Agua Fria
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,680,992 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenix<5>
  • Glendale [Maricopa County]
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    • Glendale [Maricopa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Agua Fria
    • Estimated population in 2019: 252,381 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendale<5>
  • Peoria [Maricopa County]
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    • Peoria [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Agua Fria
    • Estimated population in 2019: 175,961 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peoria<5>
  • Surprise [Maricopa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surprise
    • Surprise [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Agua Fria
    • Estimated population in 2019: 141,664 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surprise<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Avondale [Maricopa County]
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      • Avondale [Maricopa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Agua Fria
      • Estimated population in 2019: 87,931 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avondale<5>
    • Goodyear [Maricopa County]
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      • Goodyear [Maricopa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Agua Fria
      • Estimated population in 2019: 86,840 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodyear<5>
    • Tolleson [Maricopa County]
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      • Tolleson [Maricopa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Agua Fria
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,372 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tolleson<5>
    • Litchfield Park [Maricopa County]
    • Sun City West [Maricopa County]
    • Westbrook Village [Maricopa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westbrook Village
      • Westbrook Village [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Agua Fria
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westbrook Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westbrook Village

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Agua Fria. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Agua Fria.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Agua Fria. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Agua Fria.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Agua Fria. See our Newspapers Page for Agua Fria.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agua Fria ...

Looking for more information about Agua Fria? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Agua Fria, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Agua Fria.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arizona

About Maricopa County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Agua Fria. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Maricopa County: www.maricopa.gov/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Maricopa, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Agua Fria - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agua Fria) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agua Fria. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6056, Longitude: -112.3146       In this case, the coordinates for Agua Fria have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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