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South Tucson, Arizona
Welcome to South Tucson ...
A typical abbreviation for South Tucson: S. Tucson
From the Census Estimates for 2019, South Tucson has a population of 5,715 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of South Tucson.
South Tucson is 2,430 feet [741 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of South Tucson is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: South Tucson lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
South Tucson is located in the (520) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, South Tucson had an population of 5,715 people. This is an increase of 1.11% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.1% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, South Tucson had a population of 5,652 people. This makes South Tucson the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of South Tucson represents 0.09% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 52nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,652 people, the population of South Tucson increased 2.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 5,490 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for South Tucson.
Communities near South Tucson ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near South Tucson.
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 South Tucson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for South Tucson.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of South Tucson. 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 South Tucson.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around South Tucson. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for South Tucson.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Tucson ...
Looking for more information about South Tucson? 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 South Tucson, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for South Tucson.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Tucson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Pima County: www.co.pima.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 24 Feb 2021