Apartments for Rent in Florence, AZ(show city information)
Founded in 1866, Florence Arizona is the sixth oldest community in the state. The historic downtown is a National Historic District with over 140 historic buildings. McFarland State Park contains structures dating back to mid 1870s, including the first Pinal County Courthouse built in 1877.
Florence is 67 miles north of Tucson and 61 miles southeast of Phoenix, located on the Gila River. There are several festivals in Florence, including Country Thunder USA, an annual music festival. From April to October, residents enjoy shopping at the farmer’s market located downtown.
The Prison Outlet Store sells unique arts and crafts and other items made by prisoners of the Arizona State Prison system. There are three prisons located in Florence, and nine total in the state. Other businesses, shops, and restaurants are located in the historic downtown area.
Florence has been attracting new residents since its days as a territory. If you are interested in living in a unique Arizona city, rent your next apartment in Florence.