Entrance of Maricopa City Hall at sunset


Located 30 minutes south of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Maricopa’s family-oriented ambiance, housing affordability and community safety attract new residents at an incredible rate. Over the last decade, it has transformed from a quiet town of just over 5,000 residents to a bustling city of more than 54,000.

Source: City of Maricopa Economic Development

Regional Leader

Home to the USDA and University of Arizona’s agricultural research centers, Maricopa has become a leader in the agri-tech industry.

Source: Maricopa Economic Development Alliance


Maricopa has been Arizona’s fastest growing community since incorporating in 2003.

Source: Maricopa


Maricopa has a One Stop Shop development center and a Fast Track Permitting Program.

Source: Development Services Department Study, Zucker Systems


37% of residents have an associate's degree or higher.

Source: ACS 2019 5-Year Estimates


Local freight rail service is available through Union Pacific Railroad five days a week for rail-served sites in Maricopa.

Source: Maricopa Economic Development Alliance


The city of Maricopa encompasses 43 square miles, with a total planning area of 233 square miles

Source: Maricopa

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