Arizona Map Arizona Map Road Map | Topo Map | Relief Map | Airport Map Where Is Arizona?
On the map to the right, the location of Arizona is colorized in red. The State of Arizona is bounded by Utah
on the north, by Mexico on the south, by New Mexico
on the east, and by California
on the west. It is bounded by Nevada
on the northwest. Arizona Maps
Arizona is the 6th largest State in the United States, covering an area of 114,006 square miles (295,276 square kilometers). The State is made up of 15 counties. Some of them, like Navajo and Apache, are named after Indian tribes that once inhabited the land.
This Arizona map site features road maps, topographical maps, and relief maps of Arizona. The detailed, scrollable road map displays Arizona counties, cities, and towns as well as Interstate, U.S., and Arizona State highways. Arizona Highway Map Click map to view detailed road map. Please be patient while downloading this Arizona map! AZ Topo Map Click map to enlarge. AZ Relief Map Click map to enlarge
The detailed Arizona map
and the regional Arizona map
display cities, roads, rivers, and lakes as well as terrain features. The detailed map shows only the State of Arizona, while the regional map shows Arizona and the surrounding region. Please be patient while waiting for these large maps to display. Arizona Infrastructure > Arizona Airports
Arizona's capital city is Phoenix. Other major cities found on the Arizona map include Tucson, Mesa, Glendale, Scottsdale, and Tempe. Except for Tucson, most of the the larger cities are located in the southern part of the State, near Phoenix. In 2005, the population of Arizona was estimated at 5,953,007, which is about 52.3 people per square mile. The State's primary interstate highways include I-8, I-10, and I-17, as well as I-19 and I-40.
The name Arizona
is derived from the Pima Indian word "Ari-son," which means "place of the little spring." Northern Arizona's Colorado Plateau is cut by many steep canyons, including the Grand Canyon through which the Colorado River flows. The State's scenic attractions include the Petrified Forest, Hoover Dam, and Fort Apache, as well as the reconstructed London Bridge at Lake Havasu. For additional Arizona travel and tourism information, visit the official Arizona tourism
site and Arizona Atlas
. Other Arizona Maps
Several map publishing companies offer printed maps of Arizona. For example, American Map offers this Travel Vision map of Arizona
and New Mexico which features points of interest, airports, and parks, as well as selected local attractions and insets of major Arizona cities. Rand McNally offers a selection of Arizona maps and atlases
at their online map store.