Maricopa County (MC) is the country's quickest developing area and it is the 4th most crowded area. Its district government exists to further develop lives, and provide a peaceful environment. The U.S. Statistics Bureau assessed its populace was 4,485,414 as of 2019, making it the state's most crowded region, and the fourth-generally crowded in the United States, containing about 62% of Arizona's populace. The province seat is Phoenix, the state capital and fifth-most crowded city in the United States. Maricopa County is the focal district of the Phoenix-Mesa-Chandler, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area. The Office of Management and Budget renamed the metropolitan region in September 2018. Beforehand, it was the Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale metropolitan region, and in 2000, that was changed to Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale. The county hires a diverse workforce and offers them a competitive wage package.