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Price, Arizona
Populated place
Location within the state of Arizona
Country United States
State Arizona
County Pinal
Elevation 1,581 ft (482 m)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MST (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 520
FIPS code 04-57590
GNIS feature ID 24571

Named for William Price, a Florence merchant who supplied material to the railroad contractors or for B.S. Price, an employee of the Georgetisdale, the general contractor. A post office existed from 1909 to 1923

Price is a populated place situated in Pinal County, Arizona. A post office by this name existed from 1909 until 1923. There were two people whose last name was Price associated with this location at the time it was named, William Price and B.S. Price. The former was a merchant in nearby Florence, Arizona, who supplied material for the contractors building the railroad, while the latter was an employee of those contractors. This location was named for one of these two individuals. It has an estimated elevation of 1,581 feet (482 m) above sea level.


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