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Welcome to Paradise City ...

Paradise City is located in Maricopa County<1>.

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

Paradise City is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Paradise City ...

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

  • Phoenix [Maricopa County]
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    • Phoenix [Maricopa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Paradise City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,680,992 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenix<5>
  • Mesa [Maricopa County]
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    • Mesa [Maricopa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 518,012 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesa<5>
  • Scottsdale [Maricopa County]
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    • Scottsdale [Maricopa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 258,069 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsdale<5>
  • Glendale [Maricopa County]
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    • Glendale [Maricopa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Paradise City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 252,381 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tempe [Maricopa County]
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      • Tempe [Maricopa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Paradise City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 195,805 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tempe<5>
    • Peoria [Maricopa County]
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      • Peoria [Maricopa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Paradise City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 175,961 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peoria<5>
    • Surprise [Maricopa County]
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      • Surprise [Maricopa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Paradise City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 141,664 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surprise<5>
    • El Mirage [Maricopa County]
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      • El Mirage [Maricopa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Paradise City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,753 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for El Mirage<5>
    • Fountain Hills [Maricopa County]
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      • Fountain Hills [Maricopa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Paradise City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,200 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain Hills<5>
    • Paradise Valley [Maricopa County]
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      • Paradise Valley [Maricopa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Paradise City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,637 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise Valley<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 Paradise City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Paradise City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Paradise City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arizona

About Maricopa County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Paradise City. 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 Paradise City - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Paradise City) 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 Paradise City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Paradise City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Paradise City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6406, Longitude: -112.0310       In this case, the coordinates for Paradise City 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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