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Encyclopedia > Casas Adobes, Arizona

Casas Adobes is a census-designated place located in Pima County, Arizona. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 54,011. A census-designated place (CDP) is an area identified by the United States Census Bureau for statistical reporting. ... Pima County is located in the south central part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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Geography

Location of Casas Adobes, Arizona

Casas Adobes is located at 32°20'47" North, 111°0'35" West (32.346368, -111.009844)1. Image File history File links Adapted from Wikipedias AZ county maps by Catbar. ... Shortcut: {{GR|#}} {{Cite:GR|#}} The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 58.6 km² (22.6 mi²). 58.6 km² (22.6 mi²) of it is land and 0.04% is water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... This article is about the unit of measure. ...


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 54,011 people, 22,066 households, and 14,718 families residing in the CDP. The population density is 921.5/km² (2,386.7/mi²). There are 23,655 housing units at an average density of 403.6/km² (1,045.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP is 88.67% White, 1.65% Black or African American, 0.66% Native American, 2.18% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 4.47% from other races, and 2.31% from two or more races. 13.76% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... Shortcut: {{GR|#}} {{Cite:GR|#}} The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 22,066 households out of which 29.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.3% are married couples living together, 9.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% are non-families. 26.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.40 and the average family size is 2.93. Marriage is a relationship and bond between individuals that plays a key role in the definition of many families. ...


In the CDP the population is spread out with 23.0% under the age of 18, 8.0% from 18 to 24, 28.2% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, and 16.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 90.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 86.7 males.


The median income for a household in the CDP is $49,736, and the median income for a family is $57,926. Males have a median income of $40,323 versus $29,892 for females. The per capita income for the CDP is $24,230. 5.3% of the population and 3.9% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 5.2% of those under the age of 18 and 5.0% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the number of people. ... The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Attractions

Being that Casas Adobes was the first suburb of Tucson, begun in the mid-1940s, the area boasts unique attractions. A city street near downtown Tucson, Arizona. ...


The Casas Adobes Plaza is a historical retail destination, dating back to 1948. The Plaza is situated on the southwest corner of Oracle and Ina roads, and features some of the most authentic Mediterranean architecture in the area. Original Italian vignettes, statues, and fountains are incorporated into Casas Adobes Plaza. The Plaza also features a historical Mediterranean observation tower, creating a unique shopping experience for the visitors of the upscale boutiques and eateries of Casas Adobes Plaza. The Mediterranean Sea is an intercontinental sea positioned between Europe to the north, Africa to the south and Asia to the east, covering an approximate area of 2. ... The Mediterranean Sea is an intercontinental sea positioned between Europe to the north, Africa to the south and Asia to the east, covering an approximate area of 2. ...


Casas Adobes also boasts one of southern Arizona's largest and most biologically-diverse nature parks. Tohono Chul Park is a private nature preserve located northwest of Oracle and Ina roads on Paseo del Norte. Tohono Chul was established in the 1980s and is surely a reprieve from the bustling of the city.


Westward Look Resort is another historical venture in Casas Adobes. Westward Look began nearly a century ago as a dude ranch in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains north of Tucson. The resort continues to attract tourists from around the country as a rustic getaway. The Catalina Mountains are located north of Tucson, Arizona. ... A city street near downtown Tucson, Arizona. ...


Casas Adobes also features a nationally-prominent golf resort built in the 1960s. While Casas Adobes remains unincorporated, it has distinct appeal and has managed to distinguish itself from the other suburbs to the north and northwest of Tucson. A city street near downtown Tucson, Arizona. ...

Flag of Arizona State of Arizona
Regions North Central Arizona | Northern Arizona | Phoenix metropolitan area | Southern Arizona
Counties Apache | Cochise | Coconino | Gila | Graham | Greenlee | La Paz | Maricopa | Mohave | Navajo | Pima | Pinal | Santa Cruz | Yavapai | Yuma
Largest cities Gilbert | Glendale | Mesa | Peoria | Phoenix | Scottsdale | Tempe | Tucson

File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... A U.S. state is any one of the 50 states (four of which officially favor the term commonwealth) which, together with the District of Columbia, form the United States of America. ... State nickname: The Grand Canyon State, The Copper State Other U.S. States Capital Phoenix Largest city Phoenix Governor Janet Napolitano Official languages English Only State Area 295,254 km² (6th)  - Land 294,312 km²  - Water 942 km² (0. ... North Central Arizona is a geographical region of Arizona. ... Northern Arizona is dominated by the Colorado Plateau, the southern border of which in Arizona is called the Mogollon Rim. ... Phoenix metropolitan area, also known as the Valley of the Sun, is a metropolitan area that includes Phoenix, Arizona. ... Southern Arizona is a region of the United States. ... List of the 15 counties in the U.S. state of Arizona: Arizona county map Apache County formed in 1879 from part of Yavapai County. ... Apache County is located in the northeast corner of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Cochise County is located in the southeastern corner of the state of Arizona. ... Coconino County is located in the north central part of the state of Arizona. ... Gila County is located in the central part of the state of Arizona. ... Graham County is located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Greenlee County is located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... La Paz County is located in the western part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Maricopa County is located in the central part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Mohave County is located in the northwestern corner of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Navajo County is located in the northeastern part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Pima County is located in the south central part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Pinal County is located in the central part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Santa Cruz County is located in the south of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Yavapai County is located in the center of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Yuma County is located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... A list of cities in Arizona (by population*) is below. ... Gilbert is a town located in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Gilbert was the fastest-growing incorporated place of over 100,000 people in the US from 1990 to 2000, as well as in the 2002, 2003, and 2004 Census estimates. ... Glendale is a city located in Maricopa County, Arizona. ... Mormon temple in Mesa at night, courtesy Mesa Convention and Visitors Bureau Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona. ... Peoria is a city located in Maricopa County, Arizona. ... Phoenix Uptown (northern skyline) in 2004, looking north Phoenix is the capital, largest city and largest metropolitan area in the state of Arizona, United States. ... Scottsdale (Pima Vaṣai S-veṣonĭ) is a city located in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 202,705, while a July 1, 2004 Census estimate put the citys population at 221,130--a 9. ... The sun sets over Tempe. ... Congress Street, the main thoroughfare in downtown Tucson, Arizona. ...

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Casas Adobes, Arizona - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (622 words)
Casas Adobes is a census-designated place located in Pima County, Arizona.
Being that Casas Adobes was the first suburb of Tucson, begun in the mid-1940s, the area boasts unique attractions.
While Casas Adobes remains unincorporated, it has distinct appeal and has managed to distinguish itself from the other suburbs to the north and northwest of Tucson.
City of Casas Adobes Arizona (133 words)
Casas Adobes is one of the communities that make up the Tucson metropolitan area.
Casas Adobes is home to the historic Casas Adobes Plaza, where you can spend a relaxing day shopping in upscale boutiques and dining in style at one of the six resturaunts.
Casas Adobes is situated just 10 miles away from downtown Tucson, Arizona, where many residents commute to work.
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