Marana is located in the northwestern part of the state of Arizona and a town in Prima County, and a small portion of its area is in Pinal County. The town has been considered as one of the fastest-growing places among all the other cities and towns that are in the state of Arizona of any size. There was evidence found by archaeologists that at about 4,200 years of human settlement that existed within the vicinity of Marana and in some parts that are in the middle of the Santa Cruz Valley. There are a number of many archeological sites that may have been found nearby Marana. The Spanish colonists then began to inhabit the area in between the 17th and 18th centuries. Over the years, the settlers intermarried with the Native Americans and a class of mestizos was then developed. The area where the present-day Marana stands became a part of the independent Mexican Empire that was established in 1821. Marana offers a supportive community to businesses in Southern Arizona. It combines extraordinary access to multimodal public transport, a local government that encourages corporate investment, and a streamlined Development Services Center to attract businesses with exciting development opportunities. Homes in Marana tend to be close to each other, but neighbors tend to respect each other’s space. The thriving economy makes up for home values that can be on the pricier side. The city’s Santa Cruz River Path and Heritage Park offer a close look at Marana's rich culture and history, and welcome visitors with amazing outdoor recreation amenities.

Population 38,290  (166.20%)

Back to Home