What is the capital of Arizona?
Phoenix is the sixth most populous city in the USA, the largest city of the state of Arizona and its state capital. More than 1,6 million people live in Phoenix nowadays, which also makes it the most populous state capital of the US. The land area of the city is also one of the largest in the country.
Phoenix was first settled as an agricultural community in 1867. The settlement was incorporated as a city in 1881. Despite the subtropical desert climate of the city, many crops are grown here. Alfalfa, cotton, citrus, and hay have been an important part of the Phoenix economy for many years now.
Tourists have a lot of opportunities to have fun and just a good time in Phoenix. More than 62,000 guest rooms at more than 450 hotels are located here. Over 16 million people visit the state capital each year. Phoenix has tens of wonderful museums of all kinds, the architecture of the city is amazing, as well as its wonderful landscapes.