About Maricopa County, Arizona
Maricopa County, Arizona is home to over 4 million people. Maricopa County contains almost 60% of Arizona’s population, and is the fourth largest county in the nation. Maricopa County’s population is on the rise: according to a report published in Forbes magazine, four of Maricopa County’s cities are among the top ten fastest-growing cities in the U.S.
In the News: Maricopa County recently garnered national attention for its controversial law enforcement tactics, many of which were implemented under the supervision of Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Maricopa County allows juveniles to be tried and sentenced as adults, uses a voluntary Chain Gang, and has erected a "Tent City," where 2,000 convicted men and women serve out their time.
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