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Carrizo, Arizona
Location of Carrizo in Gila County, Arizona.
Location of Carrizo in Gila County, Arizona.
Carrizo, Arizona is located in Arizona
Carrizo, Arizona
Carrizo, Arizona
Location in Arizona
Carrizo, Arizona is located in the United States
Carrizo, Arizona
Carrizo, Arizona
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Arizona
County Gila
Area
 • Total 9.05 sq mi (23.44 km2)
 • Land 9.03 sq mi (23.39 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.06 km2)
Elevation
4,918 ft (1,499 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 92
 • Density 10.19/sq mi (3.93/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
Area code(s) 928
GNIS feature ID 2481

Carrizo (Western Apache: Gaadisoh) is a census-designated place in Gila County, Arizona, United States, located on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation. As of the 2010 Census, its population was 127, of which 125 were Native American. The community's name is Spanish for "reeds" and is likely derived from the Carriso band of Apache.

It was the location of, or the nearest community to, the Black River Bridge (Carrizo, Arizona), which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 92
U.S. Decennial Census

Transportation

The White Mountain Apache Tribe operates the Fort Apache Connection Transit, which provides local bus service.

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