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Gillespie, Arizona
Populated place
Country United States
State Arizona
County Maricopa
Elevation 1,033 ft (315 m)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MST (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 928
FIPS code 04-27470
GNIS feature ID 24430

Gillespie is a populated place situated in Maricopa County, Arizona. It is named after Frank Gillespie, a local rancher who built the nearby Gillespie Dam, as well as expanding the Enterprise Ranch. It has an estimated elevation of 1,033 feet (315 m) above sea level.


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