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Deer Creek, Arizona
(Maricopa County)

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Welcome to Deer Creek ...

Deer Creek is located in Maricopa County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Deer Creek: Deer Crk. (or less commonly used: Deer Ck. or Deer Cr.)

Deer Creek is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Deer Creek ...

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

Beyond Arizona, there are 22 communities that are also named Deer Creek - they are located in Arkansas, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Virginia and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Deer Creek.

Communities near Deer Creek ...

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

  • Phoenix [Maricopa County]
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    • Phoenix [Maricopa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Deer Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,680,992 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenix<5>
  • Scottsdale [Maricopa County]
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    • Scottsdale [Maricopa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Deer Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 258,069 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsdale<5>
  • Glendale [Maricopa County]
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    • Glendale [Maricopa County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Deer Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 252,381 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendale<5>
  • Tempe [Maricopa County]
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    • Tempe [Maricopa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Deer Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 195,805 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tempe<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Surprise [Maricopa County]
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      • Surprise [Maricopa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Deer Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 141,664 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surprise<5>
    • Avondale [Maricopa County]
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      • Avondale [Maricopa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Deer Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 87,931 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avondale<5>
    • Goodyear [Maricopa County]
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      • Goodyear [Maricopa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Deer Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 86,840 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodyear<5>
    • El Mirage [Maricopa County]
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      • El Mirage [Maricopa County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Deer Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,753 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on El Mirage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for El Mirage<5>
    • Paradise Valley [Maricopa County]
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      • Paradise Valley [Maricopa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Deer Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,637 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise Valley<5>
    • Tolleson [Maricopa County]
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      • Tolleson [Maricopa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Deer Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,372 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tolleson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tolleson<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deer Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Arizona

About Maricopa County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Deer Creek. 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 Deer Creek - 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- Deer Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5834, Longitude: -112.2182       In this case, the coordinates for Deer Creek 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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