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Welcome to Big Horn ...

Big Horn is located in Maricopa County<1>.

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

Big Horn is 1,720 feet [524 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Big Horn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Big Horn - they are located in Alaska, Montana, New Mexico and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Big Horn.

Communities near Big Horn ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Big Horn.

  • Gila Bend [Maricopa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gila Bend
    • Gila Bend [Maricopa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Big Horn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,100 people
    • Former name for Gila Bend:
    • Gila
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gila Bend
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gila Bend<5>
  • Mobile [Maricopa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mobile
    • Mobile [Maricopa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Big Horn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mobile
  • San Lucy Village [Maricopa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Lucy Village
    • San Lucy Village [Maricopa County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Big Horn
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for San Lucy Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Lucy Village
  • Ak-Chin Village [Pinal County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ak-Chin Village
    • Ak-Chin Village [Pinal County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Big Horn
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ak-Chin Village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ak Chin [Pinal County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ak Chin
      • Ak Chin [Pinal County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Big Horn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ak Chin
    • Kaka [Maricopa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaka
      • Kaka [Maricopa County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the south of Big Horn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaka
    • Maricopa [Pinal County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maricopa
      • Maricopa [Pinal County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Big Horn
      • Estimated population in 2015: 48,602 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maricopa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maricopa<5>
    • Stanfield [Pinal County]
    • Santa Cruz [Pinal County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Cruz
      • Santa Cruz [Pinal County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Big Horn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Cruz
    • Vaiva Vo [Pinal County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vaiva Vo
      • Vaiva Vo [Pinal County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the east of Big Horn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vaiva Vo

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 Big Horn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Big Horn.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Big Horn. 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 Big Horn.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Big Horn ...

Looking for more information about Big Horn? 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 Big Horn, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Big Horn.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Big Horn. 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 Big Horn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Big Horn) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Big Horn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8595, Longitude: -112.3926       In this case, the coordinates for Big Horn 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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