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Marana, Arizona

Marana was incorporated in 1977, and encompasses around 120 square miles to the northwest of Tucson, AZ. It originally contained 10 square miles and has a history steeped in farming and agriculture, which the town still celebrates today during yearly Founders Day festivities. As a young town it has experienced a big growth period in the 21st century, growing in population to nearly 35,000 in 2010. The majority of Marana is in Pima County, with a small portion in Pinal County to the north.

Family Fun Activity! - Marana Splash Pad

Keep the family cool this summer and have a blast at the Splash Pad in Marana Heritage River Park. Admission is free and opens March 31st, 2016, daily from 8am – 7pm.

Gladden Farms Community Park

Featured Restaurant



“At La Olla, we prepare Sonoran style classics with an original twist, giving them an up-scale feel without that up-scale price. Let us cater your event!” (laollamexicancafe.com)

Visit LA OLLA’s website  8553 N Silverbell Rd, Marana, AZ 85743  

Featured Golf Course



“Enjoy golf year-round with the affordable daily rates or indulge yourself with one of our annual memberships. Our full complement of golf services and amenities is sure to meet all your needs and more.” (playthepines.com)

Visit QUARRY PINES’ website  8480 N Continental Dr, Marana, AZ 85743  

Where to Live in Marana

View an INTERACTIVE MAP of Marana's Major Neighborhoods

View an INTERACTIVE MAP of Marana’s Major Neighborhoods

Active Adult Living


There are many age-restricted communities that cater to active adults and retirees, but there are also many other wonderful neighborhoods near golf and local activities that can make your retirement dreams come true.
Discover Marana’s Active Adult Communities and Activities

Marana Schools

Marana Unified School District #6 is one of the state’s largest geographical school districts, and includes eleven elementary schools, one intermediate school, two middle schools, two high schools, and one alternative school.
Learn More About Marana Schools

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