Red Rock, Pinal County, Arizona

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Coordinates: 32°34′29.24″N 111°19′28.62″W / 32.5747889°N 111.3246167°W / 32.5747889; -111.3246167

Red Rock is a small unincorporated area in South-Central Pinal County, Arizona, along Interstate 10. In 2010 it had a population of 2169.

Elevation is 1,865 feet (568 m) according to the water tower.

Mostly agricultural land until recent times, it is now starting to acquire some tract home communities.

The area also consists of large sections of undeveloped Sonoran Desert. Picacho Peak State Park is located about six miles northwest of Red Rock.

Also home to the Saguaro Power Plant and the Saguaro Solar Power Station - a 1 MW solar trough concentrating power plant. Both owned by Arizona Public Service (APS).

Red Rock has a ZIP Code of 85245; in 2000, the population of the 85245 ZCTA was 332.[1] Another zip code of 85145 was added.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2010 Census Red Rock had a population of 2,169. The racial and ethnic composition of the population was 66.3% non-Hispanic white, 1.9% black or African American, 1.6% Native American, 1.0% Asian, 0.1% non-Hispanic reporting some other race, 5.8% reporting two or more races and 27.8% Hispanic or Latino.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/SAFFPopulation?_event=Search&_zip=85245
  2. ^ 2010 factfinder table for Red Rock