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Arizona

Arizona became the 48th state on February 14, 1912. Phoenix is the state capital. There are currently 15 counties each with a courthouse.

 

 

Click on a county below to learn more:

 

Apache  Cochise  Coconino Gila  Graham
Greenlee  La Paz Maricopa Mohave  Navajo 
Pima  Pinal  Santa Cruz Yavapai Yuma 

Arizona Supreme Court

 

Highest Point – Humphreys Peak ( 12,633 feet ) is located in Coconino County.

Lowest Point  – Colorado River ( 70 feet ) is located in Yuma County.

 

Oldest Courthouse still in use – Coconino County (1894-1895)

Oldest Former Courthouse – Cochise County ( Tombstone – 1882-1883)

 

State Capitol – Phoenix

 

Old Governor Mansion – Prescott