The former Santa Fe station in Wickenburg
|Location in County and Arizona|
|State :||United States|
|County :||Maricopa County|
|Time zone :||Mountain Standard Time ( UTC − 7 )|
|Residents :||6,363 (as of 2010)|
|Population density :||213.5 inhabitants per km 2|
|Area :||29.8 km 2 (approx. 12 mi 2 ) of
which 29.8 km 2 (approx. 12 mi 2 ) are land
|Height :||627 m|
|Postcodes :||85358, 85390|
|Area code :||+1 928|
|GNIS ID :||0013730|
|Mayor :||John Harley Cook|
Wickenburg is a small town in Maricopa County in the US state of Arizona . According to the last census, it has 6363 inhabitants (as of 2010) on an area of 29.8 km². The population density is 170.5 / km². US Highways 60 and 93 run through the city .
The city got its name after a gold prospector named Henry Wickenburg from Holsterhausen (Essen) .