Florence is the county seat of Pinal County, located right between Phoenix and Tucson. As one of the oldest towns in Arizona, its downtown area is a National Historic District. Homes for rent in Florence are in a city that understands the importance of preserving the past while preparing for the future, evident in its 100 percent population growth from 2000 to 2009.
Higher Learning in Florence
If you're a college student attending Arizona State University or the University of Arizona, look for a rental house on the west side of Florence, where you can easily hop on I-10 and commute to Phoenix or Tucson. The main campus of Central Arizona College is just a few miles from Florence houses for rent, and a satellite campus is in Florence. Arizona State University's Polytechnic Campus is located in nearby Mesa.
Outdoor Fun in the Area
Outdoor enthusiasts should have no trouble finding a Florence rental house near recreational landmarks. The Gila River, which provides multiple water recreational activities, runs through historic Florence. East of Florence, you'll find Box Canyon, Martinez Canyon, the Silverbell Mine and Coke Ovens, where you can see gorgeous views, hike, explore and drive off-road. Or, stay in Florence and visit McFarland State Park, Pinal County Historical Museum, Florence Aero Modeler Park, Charles Whitlow Rodeo Grounds and Florence's charming, historic downtown.
Living in Florence
If you're new to Florence houses for rent and want to meet your neighbors, attend one of Florence's special events. Choose from the Country Thunder USA Music Festival, Tour of Historic Florence, Multicultural Festival and the Junior Parada, the world's oldest children's rodeo.
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