Arizona quick facts
Admitted to the Union: February 14, 1912 (48th)
Before statehood: Arizona Territory
Area rank: 6th (113,998 sq mi / 295,253 sq km)
Highest elevation (Humphreys Peak): 12,633 ft (3,851 m)
Elevation: 4,100 ft (1,250 m)
Wherever you go, there you are... Arizona
In many ways, Arizona's natural beauty is embodied by its most famous landmark, the Grand Canyon. But the State itself is vast & ancient, with a history defined by diverse landscapes spanning millennia of time, Native Americans, historic towns such as Tombstone & of course Route 66!