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Flagstaff at a Glance

Flagstaff at a Glance

Nestled at the base of the San Francisco Peaks at an elevation of 7,000 feet, Flagstaff offers four distinctive seasons. Moderate summer temperatures encourage numerous outdoor activities, and with an average annual snowfall of around 110 inches a year, it’s a haven for winter sports enthusiasts. Meanwhile, fall and spring are both spectacular with either golden aspen leaves or fields of wildflowers.

TIME
The state of Arizona stays on Mountain Standard Time year-round. However, the Navajo Reservation observes Daylight Savings Time.

POPULATION
Within the city limits – 68,000
Flagstaff Metro – 96,000

UTILITIES
APS

2200 E. Huntington Dr. Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Electric Service — (800) 253-9405

UniSource Energy Services
2901 W. Shamrell Blvd. Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Natural Gas Service — (877) 837-4968

CenturyLink
Phone & Internet Service — (888) 635-8550

SuddenLink Communications
1601 S. Plaza Way Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Cable Television & Internet Service — (877) 778-2486

GOVERNMENT SERVICES
City of Flagstaff

211 W. Aspen Ave., Flagstaff, AZ
Main Number — (928) 774-5281
Water — (928) 779-7637
Sales Tax, Licensing & Revenue — (928) 213-2250

Coconino County
219 E. Cherry Ave., Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Administrative Center — (928) 774-5011
Health Department — (928) 679-7272
Sheriff’s Department — (928) 774-4523
Voter Registration — (928) 679-7860

Arizona Department of Transportation
(Motor Vehicle Division)
1851 S. Milton Rd., Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Title/License/Registration — (928) 779-7562

Arizona Game & Fish
3500 S. Lake Mary Rd. Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Main Number — (928) 774-5227

Department of Economic Security
397 Malpais Ln. Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Job Security — (928) 779-4557

EDUCATION
Flagstaff Unified School District

3285 E. Sparrow Ave., Flagstaff, AZ 86004 — (928) 527-6000

Coconino Community College
2800 S. Lone Tree Rd. Flagstaff, AZ 86001 — (928) 527-1222
3000 N. Fourth St. Flagstaff, AZ 86004 — (928) 526-7600

Northern Arizona University
Main Number — (928) 523-9011

TRANSPORTATION
Flagstaff is at the crossroads of two interstates, I-40 going east and west and I-17, which goes south towards Phoenix. Pulliam Airport, located five miles south of downtown Flagstaff on I-17, provides flights to Phoenix. Amtrak makes one eastbound and one westbound stop each day. Numerous bus and shuttle companies provide service to Phoenix and surrounding attractions.

MEDICAL FACILITIES
The city is served by Flagstaff Medical Center, the area’s only regional referral center, which cares for more than 100,000 patients each year. Most major medical specialties are offered.

CHURCHES
There are more than 60 places of worship in Flagstaff, representing most faiths.

COMMUNICATIONS
Arizona Daily Sun is the city’s daily newspaper. There are also several weekly and monthly publications focusing on everything from arts and entertainment to business to campus life at Northern Arizona University.

Additionally, the city boasts of several radio stations with a variety of formats. Northern Arizona University has a television station, and numerous Phoenix-based television stations are available as well.

COMMUNITY FACILITIES
Flagstaff offers much for both residents and visitors. Local attractions include the Arboretum of Flagstaff, Coconino Center for the Arts, Lowell Observatory, Museum of Northern Arizona, Pioneer Museum and Riordan Mansion State Park.

Recreation opportunities are abundant. The city of Flagstaff maintains about 24 community parks plus recreation facilities and public pools. Coconino County also has several parks, including Fort Tuthill fairgrounds, which hosts the annual County Fair.

The city is the county seat and houses numerous governmental agencies and services. It is a gateway to many of Arizona’s most popular attractions, including the Grand Canyon, Navajo and Hopi Reservations, Lake Powell and Sedona.

OTHER IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Visitor Attractions & Resources
Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce — (928) 774-4505
Flagstaff Visitor Center — (800) 842-7293
Flagstaff Convention & Visitors Bureau — (928) 779-7611
The Arboretum of Flagstaff — (928) 774-1442
Arizona Snowbowl — (928) 779-1951
Meteor Crater — (928) 289-2362
Museum of Northern Arizona — (928) 774-5213
Lowell Observatory — (928) 233-3211

RESIDENTIAL RESOURCES
Arizona Daily Sun — (928) 774-4545
Flagstaff/Coconino Public Library — (928) 779-7670
East Flagstaff Library — (928) 774-8434
Flagstaff Medical Center — (928) 779-3366
Flagstaff Police Department — (928) 774-1414
Northern Arizona Association of REALTORS — (928) 779-4303
Pulliam Airport — (928) 556-1234
Joe C. Montoya Community & Senior Center — (928) 774-1068
U.S. Postal Service — (928) 714-9302

FLAGSTAFF WEATHER
Month — Daily Max. F — Daily Min. F — Precipitation — Snow
January — 42.9 — 16.5 — 2.18 — 22.4
February — 45.6 — 18.8 — 2.56 — 20.8
March — 50.3 — 22.8 — 2.62 — 23.9
April — 58.4 — 27.3 — 1.29 — 11.8
May — 67.6 — 34.0 — 0.80 — 1.2
June — 78.7 — 41.4 — 0.43 — 0.0
July — 82.2 — 49.9 — 2.40 — 0.0
August — 79.7 — 49.1 — 2.89 — 0.0
September — 73.8 — 41.7 — 2.12 — Trace
October — 63.1 — 31.1 — 1.93 — 3.3
November — 50.8 — 22.1 — 1.86 — 12.2
December — 43.7 — 16.6 — 1.83 — 13.8
Annual Average — 61.4 — 30.9 — 22.91 — 109.4

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