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Arizona is one of the oldest cities in the United States. Tucson has a
long history and is the home to over 750,000 residents in the
metropolitan area. In 2000 the population of Tucson, the city was
486,699. The area grows by 2,000 each month and is one of the fastest
growing, large metropolitan areas.
The official birth date of Tucson is actually much later in its history, 1775. That was when Hugo O' Conner established the Tucson Presidio.
Tucson is home to the University of Arizona, >click here< for their link.
Period of Record : 7/ 1/1948 to 3/31/2004 (Sourece: DRI)
Arizona State Museum
Kitt Peak Observatory
Saguaro National Park