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Picacho, Arizona

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Welcome to Picacho ...

Picacho is located in Pinal County<1>.

Picacho is 1,610 feet [491 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Picacho: (520)

The ZIP code for Picacho: 85241<3>

Communities Also Named Picacho ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Picacho - they are located in California (2) and New Mexico (2).

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

Communities near Picacho ...

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

  • Casa Grande [Pinal County]
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    • Casa Grande [Pinal County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Picacho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 58,632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Casa Grande
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Casa Grande<5>
  • Eloy [Pinal County]
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    • Eloy [Pinal County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Picacho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,625 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eloy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eloy<5>
  • Coolidge [Pinal County]
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    • Coolidge [Pinal County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Picacho
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,130 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coolidge<5>
  • Toltec [Pinal County]
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    • Toltec [Pinal County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Picacho
    • Toltec has also been known as:
    • Toltec City
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Arizona City [Pinal County]
    • La Palma [Pinal County]
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      • La Palma [Pinal County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Picacho
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    • Eleven Mile Corner [Pinal County]
    • Sasco [Pinal County] - Historic
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      • Sasco [Pinal County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Picacho
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Sasco. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Randolph [Pinal County]
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      • Randolph [Pinal County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Picacho
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    • Red Rock [Pinal 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 Picacho. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Picacho.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Picacho ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Pinal, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Picacho - 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 Picacho). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Picacho 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Picacho) 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 Picacho. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Picacho

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Picacho. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7139, Longitude: -111.4993    
<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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