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When you are ready to take positive action toward getting out of debt, you should consider hiring an experienced bankruptcy lawyer from the Peoria bankruptcy law office of My AZ Lawyers, PLLC.   We offer low cost debt relief in Peoria, Arizona.

Our bankruptcy attorneys and staff have years of experience and have filed hundreds of consumer bankruptcy cases in Peoria, Surprise, Avondale, and Glendale, Maricopa County, Arizona.  We assist individuals, couples, and businesses in Peoria, Arizona file for chapter 7, chapter 11, and chapter 13 bankruptcy protection.

Throughout the whole bankruptcy process, from your initial FREE consultation to the day that your debt is discharged, you will receive professional, compassionate, and dedicated service throughout the process of filing bankruptcy in Peoria, Arizona.

Our Debt relief experts understand how stressful life can become when you owe more than you can afford to pay back, and we do not believe that you should have to live this way. An experienced Peoria bankruptcy lawyer from our low cost bankruptcy law firm can help you find answers to your problems and give you the support and guidance you need.  Our dedicated bankruptcy staff will be with you every step of the way.

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About Peoria, Arizona

Peoria, a major suburb of Phoenix, is a city in Maricopa and Yavapai counties in Arizona. Peoria is currently the sixth largest city in Arizona for land area, and the ninth largest for population. The city got its name in the late 1880’s from early settlers who moved to this area from Peoria, Illinois in order to farm the land.  Incorporated in 1954, Peoria (it’s name is a corruption of the Illini word for “prairie fire”) is now larger in population than its namesake city in Illinois. In July 2008, Money magazine listed Peoria in its “Top 100 Places to Live.”

As one of the most desirable locations in the Grand Canyon state, Peoria has 160,000 residents. The Agua Fria River and New River flow through Peoria. The New Waddell Dam holds back Lake Pleasant in the northern end of the city. On the northern end of Peoria are mountains and hills including Sunrise Mountain, West Wing Mountain, East Wing Mountain, Calderwood Butte, Cholla Mountain, White Peak, Hieroglyphic Mountains, and Twin Buttes.

Statistical data about Peoria:  the median age its residents is 38 years old, and the estimated median household income (2011) is $64,864. The majority of residents are white (73.9%) followed by Hispanics (17.0%). The most common industry is construction, and the most common occupation is other protective service workers.
The city’s population is 25.0% college educated and 89.9% have a high school diploma or a GED. Of the city’s population 48.0% are males and 52.0% are women.
42.8% of people in Peoria, AZ are single and 57.2% are married. As of the last census, the Peoria, AZ unemployment rate of 6.3% was better than the 7.9% national average. The median worker income in Peoria, AZ is $35,821.
Typical commute times differ throughout the city. However, overall 46.8% of works commute under 25 mins daily, 33.5% commute 25-45 mins, and 19.7% have a commute greater than 45 minutes. The poverty rate for Peoria, AZ is 6.8%.

Located in the Peoria 83 (P83) Entertainment District, Arizona Broadway Theatre is a professional fine dining theater performing Broadway shows. The Center for the Performing Arts is located in the City’s Old Town area and is the stage home of Theater Works, a nationally recognized community theater. The Peoria Center for Performing Arts is a $13 million facility that was part of a downtown revitalization project.  The Center brings community theatre, youth Readers Theater program, and special events throughout the year.

The Peoria Sports Complex is the spring training home to the San Diego Padres and the Seattle Mariners. Peoria has 33 neighborhood parks and Rio Vista Recreation Center and Park, a 52 acre park and recreation facility, and Pioneer Community Park, which is an 84 acre recreational area.  The New River Trail offers both a desert and water experience; Peoria has over 25 miles of trails.  Just north of Peoria is Lake Pleasant and Lake pleasant Regional Park.

Peoria is also home to the Challenger Space Center, a facility over 20,000 square feet in size, which offers simulated space missions and other educational experiences.

Providing education and training from business to medicine, Peoria has higher education opportunities:  Trine University, ASU’s West Campus, the Thunderbird School of Global Management, and Midwestern University.  The majority of the city is in the Peoria Unified School District, the third largest school district in Arizona, rated in the top 17% of the 1,500 top-ranking schools nationwide. Peoria has four public high schools, 22 elementary schools, and private elementary / middle schools.

In January, 2010, Stirling Energy partner company Tessara Solar completed the 1.5 MW Maricopa Solar power plant in Peoria. The power plant is comprised of 60 SES SunCatchers, large, tracking, concentrating solar power (CSP) dish collector that generates 25 kilowatts (kW) of electricity in full sun. Each of the 38-foot-diameter collectors contains over 300 curved mirrors (heliostats) that focus sunlight onto a power conversion unit, which contains the Stirling engine. The dish uses dual-axis tracking to follow the sun precisely as it moves across the sky.

There are numerous properties in the city of Peoria which are considered to be historical and have been included either in the National Register of Historic Places or the listings of the Peoria Register of Historic Places.  Historic buildings in Old Town Peoria and the Palo Verde Ruin include: The Peoria Central School, Edwards Hotel, and the Peoria Jail House.

Peoria has several top ten ranks on the list of “Top 101 cities with…” including:
#2 on the list of “Top 101 cities with the hottest summers (all rankings of population 50,000+)”, #4 on the list of “Top 101 cities with the highest daily high temperatures,” #6 on the list of “Top 101 cities with the largest percentage increase in population in the 1990s,” #6 on the list of “Top 101 cities with the highest average sunshine amount,”#7 on the list of “Top 100 cities with newest houses,” #9 on the list of “Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers,” and #9 on the list of “Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Utilities.”

 

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