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Welcome to Tortolita ...

Tortolita is located in Pima County<1>.

Tortolita is 2,690 feet [820 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Tortolita is ½ mile above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Tortolita: (520)

Communities near Tortolita ...

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

  • Tucson [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucson
    • Tucson [Pima County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Tortolita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 548,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucson<4>
  • Marana [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marana
    • Marana [Pima County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Tortolita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 49,030 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marana<4>
  • Oro Valley [Pima County]
  • South Tucson [Pima County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Tucson
    • South Tucson [Pima County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Tortolita
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,715 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Tucson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Casas Adobes [Pima County]
    • Rillito [Pima County]
    • Flowing Wells [Pima County]
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      • Flowing Wells [Pima County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Tortolita
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flowing Wells have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flowing Wells
    • Catalina Foothills [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catalina Foothills
      • Catalina Foothills [Pima County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Tortolita
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    • Catalina [Pima County]
    • Pascua Yaqui Indian Village [Pima County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pascua Yaqui Indian Village
      • Pascua Yaqui Indian Village [Pima County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Tortolita
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pascua Yaqui Indian Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pascua Yaqui Indian 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 Tortolita. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tortolita.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tortolita ...

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

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About Pima County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tortolita. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Pima, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tortolita - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tortolita) 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 Tortolita. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tortolita

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tortolita. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4008, Longitude: -111.0426    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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