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  1. Nogalesnoun

    a town in Arizona on the Mexican border opposite Nogales, Mexico

  2. Nogalesnoun

    a town in northern Mexico on the border of Arizona


  1. nogales

    Nogales is a city in Arizona, United States, located on the border of Mexico. It is known for its commerce, which is largely centered around international trade with Mexico. "Nogales" is also a common Spanish word meaning "walnut trees".


  1. Nogales

    Nogales is a city in Santa Cruz County, Arizona, United States. The population was 20,837 at the 2010 census and estimated 20,948 in 2011. The city is the county seat of Santa Cruz County. Nogales, Arizona, borders the city of Nogales, Sonora, Mexico, and is Arizona's largest international border town. The southern terminus of Interstate 19 is located in Nogales at the U.S.-Mexico border; the highway continues south into Mexico as Mexico Federal Highway 15. The highways meeting in Nogales comprise a major intersection in the CANAMEX Highway, connecting Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Nogales also is the beginning of the Sun Corridor, an economically important trade region stretching from Nogales to Prescott, AZ, including the Tucson and Phoenix metropolitan areas. Nogales is home to 4 International Ports of Entry, including the Morley Pedestrian Port of Entry, Dennis Deconcini Pedestrian and Passenger Vehicle Port of Entry, Nogales International Airport, and the Mariposa Port of Entry with up to 20 inspection lanes when the $200 million upgrade is finished. The new Nogales-Mariposa Port of Entry will have 12 passenger vehicle inspection lanes and 8 commercial inspection lanes.

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Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Nogales is ranked #25935 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Nogales surname appeared 947 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Nogales.

    90.5% or 857 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    6.9% or 66 total occurrences were White.
    1.3% or 13 total occurrences were Asian.
    0.7% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nogales in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nogales in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of nogales in a Sentence

  1. Fernandez Villasana:

    I don’t know how many people are trying to cross or coming to Nogales, but yes, it’s a problem for the city.

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