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Welcome to Sunset Village ...

Sunset Village is located in Maricopa County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Sunset Village: Sunset Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Sunset Village is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Sunset Village ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Sunset Village - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Iowa (2), Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

Communities near Sunset Village ...

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

  • Phoenix [Maricopa County]
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    • Phoenix [Maricopa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Sunset Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,680,992 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Phoenix<5>
  • Glendale [Maricopa County]
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    • Glendale [Maricopa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Sunset Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 252,381 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glendale<5>
  • Surprise [Maricopa County]
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    • Surprise [Maricopa County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Sunset Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 141,664 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Surprise<5>
  • Avondale [Maricopa County]
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    • Avondale [Maricopa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 87,931 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avondale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goodyear [Maricopa County]
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      • Goodyear [Maricopa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 86,840 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodyear<5>
    • El Mirage [Maricopa County]
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      • El Mirage [Maricopa County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Sunset Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,753 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for El Mirage<5>
    • Paradise Valley [Maricopa County]
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      • Paradise Valley [Maricopa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Sunset Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,637 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise Valley<5>
    • Tolleson [Maricopa County]
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      • Tolleson [Maricopa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Sunset Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,372 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tolleson<5>
    • Litchfield Park [Maricopa County]
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      • Litchfield Park [Maricopa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Sunset Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,436 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Litchfield Park<5>
    • Westbrook Village [Maricopa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westbrook Village
      • Westbrook Village [Maricopa County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Sunset Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westbrook Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westbrook Village

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 Sunset Village. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sunset Village.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunset Village ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Sunset Village. 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 Sunset Village - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Sunset Village) 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 Sunset Village. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Sunset Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5925, Longitude: -112.2602       In this case, the coordinates for Sunset Village 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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