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Marble Canyon, Arizona

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Welcome to Marble Canyon ...

Marble Canyon is located within the Navajo Nation.

Marble Canyon is located in Coconino County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Marble Canyon: Marble Cyn. (or less commonly used: Marble Canyn. or Marble Cnyn.)

Marble Canyon is 3,570 feet [1,088 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Marble Canyon is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Marble Canyon: (928)

The ZIP code for Marble Canyon: 86036<3>

Communities near Marble Canyon ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Marble Canyon.

  • Page [Coconino County]
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    • Page [Coconino County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Marble Canyon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,516 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Page
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Page<5>
  • Big Water [Kane County]
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    • Big Water [Kane County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Marble Canyon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 507 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Water<5>
  • Lee's Ferry [Coconino County]
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    • Lee's Ferry [Coconino County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Marble Canyon
    • Lee's Ferry has also been known as:
    • Little Colorado Station
    • Saint's Ferry
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  • Bitter Springs [Coconino County]
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    • Bitter Springs [Coconino County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Marble Canyon
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  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Adairville [Kane County] - Historic
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      • Adairville [Kane County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Marble Canyon
    • Rockhouse [Kane County] - Historic
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      • Rockhouse [Kane County] was located 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Marble Canyon
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Rockhouse. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Shirts Fort [Kane County] - Historic
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      • Shirts Fort [Kane County] was located 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Marble Canyon
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Shirts Fort. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Jacob Lake [Coconino County]
    • Kaibito [Coconino County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marble Canyon ...

Looking for more information about Marble Canyon? 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 Marble Canyon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Marble Canyon.

Adding Marble Canyon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Marble Canyon 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 Marble Canyon was on a map titled Road Map for Utah (from Shell Oil, 1950).

We also found Marble Canyon on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Arizona (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Marble Canyon on our Genealogy Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Coconino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Marble Canyon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Marble Canyon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Marble Canyon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Marble Canyon) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Marble Canyon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Marble CanyonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Marble Canyon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8163, Longitude: -111.6378    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.






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