A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Sonora ...
The location of Sonora has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Sonora is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Sonora lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Communities Also Named Sonora ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arizona communities named Sonora: This one is located in Maricopa County and the other is located in Pinal County.
Beyond Arizona, there are 17 communities that are also named Sonora - they are located in Arkansas, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sonora.
Communities near Sonora ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sonora.
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 Sonora. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sonora.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sonora. 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 Sonora.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sonora. See our Newspapers Page for Sonora.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sonora ...
Looking for more information about Sonora? 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 Sonora, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sonora.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sonora. 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/
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021