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Welcome to Chandler ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Chandler has a population of 261,161 people<2> (see below for details).
Chandler was established in 1912.
The community of Chandler is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Chandler lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
The area code for Chandler: (480)
The ZIP codes for Chandler: 85224-85226, 85244, 85246, 85248-85249<4>
Websites for Chandler ...
Official Website: www.chandleraz.gov/
Chamber of Commerce: www.chandlerchamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Chandler had an population of 261,161 people. This is an increase of 10.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 47.9% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Chandler had a population of 236,123 people (which is 6.19% of the total population of Maricopa County). This makes Chandler the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Chandler represents 3.69% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 236,123 people, the population of Chandler increased 33.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 176,581 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Chandler.
Communities Also Named Chandler ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Chandler - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Michigan (4), Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Quebec (3), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chandler.
Communities near Chandler ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chandler.
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 Chandler. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chandler.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chandler. 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 Chandler.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chandler. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Chandler.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chandler ...
Looking for more information about Chandler? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Chandler, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chandler.
Adding Chandler to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Chandler in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Chandler was on a map titled Map of Arizona (from Rand McNally, 1925).
We also found Chandler on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1930.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Chandler on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Chandler: www.chandleraz.gov/
The official website for Maricopa County: www.maricopa.gov/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022