"The first name for this location was Marinette, named in 1912 by homesteaders for their home town in Wisconsin. In 1955 a real estate development began constructing a retirement community under the euphemistic name Youngtown. PO est as Marinette, March 4, 1912, EJ Helsley PM, Name changed to Youngtown, Jan 1, 1958."
Barnes, Will C.; Granger, Byrd (ed.) Arizona's names : X marks the place Falconer Pub. Co. : distributed by Treasure Chest Publications, c1983. P. 692 Websites
Arizona Department of Commerce Community Profiles- Youngtown, Arizona
Youngtown, Arizona Local Government Website
Arizonan.com- Youngtown, Arizona
Youngtown Public Library.
12035 Clubhouse Square Youngtown, AZ 85363
Books/Manuscripts found in the ASU Library Catalog
Youngtown, Arizona, comprehensive plan.
Items on the Arizona and Southwest Index
Youngtown & Phoenix, Arizona on 75th-Anniversary
CE EPH FL-40
CE EPH VO-29
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