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Sand Springs, Arizona
Welcome to Sand Springs ...
Sand Springs is located within the Hopi Nation.
The location of Sand Springs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Sand Springs: Sand Spgs. (or less commonly used: Sand Spngs. or Sand Sprngs.)
Sand Springs is 5,090 feet [1,551 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Sand Springs is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Sand Springs lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Sand Springs, you will soon leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.
Sand Springs lies within the (928) area code.
Communities Also Named Sand Springs ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arizona communities named Sand Springs: This one is located in Apache County and the other is located in Coconino County.
Beyond Arizona, there are 12 communities that are also named Sand Springs - they are located in Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sand Springs.
Communities near Sand Springs ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sand Springs.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sand Springs ...
Looking for more information about Sand Springs? 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 Sand Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Sand Springs.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Apache County: www.co.apache.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021