What is the geography of Black Canyon City, Arizona?
Black Canyon City is located at (34.069719, -112.139466) at 2,000 feet in elevation. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 51.7 km sq (20.0 square miles), all land. Black Canyon City is located in southern Yavapai county and is approx. 25 miles north of Phoenix. It is served by Interstate 17 which bysects the City. I-17 is the main north-south freeway between Phoenix and Flagstaff. The Agua Fria river runs right through the center of Black Canyon City and the river empties into Lake Pleasant to the southwest.