Phoenix

pic Phoenix is the capital, and largest city, of the U.S. state of Arizona, as well as the sixth most populated city in the United States. The City of Phoenix is home to 1.5 million people according to the official 2010 U.S. Census Bureau and the Phoenix metro area. It is the anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area (also known as the Valley of the Sun), and is the 14th largest metro area by population in the United States with about 4.2 million people in 2010 across 26 municipalities. In addition, Phoenix is the county seat of Maricopa County, and is one of the largest cities in the United States by land area. Phoenix is the largest capital city in the United States and the only state capital with over 1,000,000 people. Located in the northeastern reaches of the Sonoran Desert, Phoenix has a subtropical desert climate. In summer average high temperatures are typically over 100°F (38°C) and over 120°F (49°C) on occasion. [source: Wikipedia]

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