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Pinal County, Arizona

US county information
NamePinal County
StateArizona
SeatFlorence
Largest cityCasa Grande
US Area
Total Area5374.09 sq mi (13918.9 km2)
Land Area5369.59 sq mi (13907.2 km2)
Water Area4.50 sq mi (11.7 km2)
Population375770 (2010)
Density27.0/km2 (69.9/sq mi)
FoundedFebruary 1, 1875

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Pinal County is located in the central part of the U.S. state of Arizona. As of 2010, its population was 375,770. The county seat is Florence. Ironwood Pig Sanctuary, one of the largest pot bellied pig sanctuaries in the United States, is found at Marana.

Pinal County contains parts of the Tohono O'odham Nation, the Gila River Indian Community and the San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation, as well as the entirety of the Ak-Chin Indian Community.

Growth southward from the Phoenix metropolitan area has begun to spread into the northern parts of Pinal County. The cities of Maricopa and Casa Grande as well as many unincorporated areas have shown accelerated growth patterns; suburban development is likely to continue southward through the county from Phoenix and northward from Tucson.

Pinal County earned a Sunny Award for having an "A-" transparency score from Sunshine Review. The score grades how much public information is disclosed on the county website.


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