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Around Dobson Shores ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Phoenix. It is located about 12 miles [19 km] to the northwest of Dobson Shores. Phoenix has a population of 1,681,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Mesa. It lies just northeast of Dobson Shores and has a population of 518,000 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dobson Shores.<2>

  • Ahwatukee [Maricopa County]
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    • Ahwatukee [Maricopa County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Dobson Shores
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  • Chandler [Maricopa County]
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    • Chandler [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Dobson Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 261,165 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chandler<3>
  • Corona Village [Maricopa County]
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    • Corona Village [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Dobson Shores
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corona Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Gilbert [Maricopa County]
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    • Gilbert [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Dobson Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 254,114 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<3>
  • Guadalupe [Maricopa County]
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    • Guadalupe [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Dobson Shores
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,631 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guadalupe<3>
  • Hohokam Village [Maricopa County]
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    • Hohokam Village [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the northeast of Dobson Shores
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hohokam Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kyrene [Maricopa County]
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      • Kyrene [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Dobson Shores
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    • Mesa [Maricopa County]
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      • Mesa [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Dobson Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 518,012 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesa<3>
    • Papago Peaks Village [Maricopa County]
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      • Papago Peaks Village [Maricopa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Dobson Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Papago Peaks Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Royal Palm Village [Maricopa County]
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      • Royal Palm Village [Maricopa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the east of Dobson Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Royal Palm Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Scottsdale [Maricopa County]
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      • Scottsdale [Maricopa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the north of Dobson Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 258,069 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsdale<3>
    • Shadow Mountain Village Scottsdale [Maricopa County]
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      • Shadow Mountain Village Scottsdale [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the north of Dobson Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shadow Mountain Village Scottsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sonora [Maricopa County]
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      • Sonora [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Dobson Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sonora have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sonora<3>
    • Summer Place Village [Maricopa County]
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      • Summer Place Village [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Dobson Shores
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summer Place Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tempe [Maricopa County]
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      • Tempe [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northwest of Dobson Shores
      • Estimated population in 2019: 195,805 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tempe<3>

For more communities neighboring Dobson Shores, please visit our County-by-County Page for Dobson Shores.

Maricopa County ...

Dobson Shores is located in Maricopa County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Maricopa County: Gila, La Paz, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai & Yuma.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Dobson Shores ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dobson Shores.

Airports Near Dobson Shores ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Dobson Shores and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Dobson Shores.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Arizona

About Maricopa County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dobson Shores. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dobson Shores.
<2>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- Dobson Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dobson Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3770, Longitude: -111.8807       In this case, the coordinates for Dobson Shores have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>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.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Dobson Shores), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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