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Welcome to Craycroft ...

Craycroft is located in Pima County<1>.

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

Craycroft is 2,580 feet [786 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Craycroft is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Craycroft is within the boundaries of the (520) area code.

Communities near Craycroft ...

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

  • Tucson [Pima County]
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    • Tucson [Pima County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Craycroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 548,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucson<5>
  • Oro Valley [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oro Valley
    • Oro Valley [Pima County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Craycroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 46,044 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oro Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oro Valley<5>
  • South Tucson [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Tucson
    • South Tucson [Pima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Craycroft
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,715 people
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  • Drexel-Alvernon [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Drexel-Alvernon
    • Drexel-Alvernon [Pima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Craycroft
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Polo Village [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polo Village
      • Polo Village [Pima County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Craycroft
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polo Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Polo Village
    • Littletown [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littletown
      • Littletown [Pima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Craycroft
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littletown
    • Catalina Foothills [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catalina Foothills
      • Catalina Foothills [Pima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Craycroft
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    • Pascua Yaqui Indian Village [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pascua Yaqui Indian Village
      • Pascua Yaqui Indian Village [Pima County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Craycroft
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pascua Yaqui Indian Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pascua Yaqui Indian Village
    • Tanque Verde [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanque Verde
      • Tanque Verde [Pima County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Craycroft
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    • Flowing Wells [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flowing Wells
      • Flowing Wells [Pima County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Craycroft
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flowing Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flowing Wells

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Craycroft ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arizona

About Pima County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pima County: www.co.pima.az.us/

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 Pima, 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 Craycroft - 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' (or 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- Craycroft) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Craycroft. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2070, Longitude: -110.8754       In this case, the coordinates for Craycroft 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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