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Welcome to Artesia ...

Artesia is located in Graham County<1>.

Artesia is 3,270 feet [997 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Artesia is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Artesia lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Artesia (for example, toward Virden (NM)), you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Artesia is within the boundaries of the (928) area code.

Websites for Artesia ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.graham-chamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Artesia, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Artesia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Artesia - they are located in California, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico and North Carolina.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Artesia.

Communities near Artesia ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Artesia.

  • Safford [Graham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Safford
    • Safford [Graham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,983 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Safford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Safford<4>
  • Thatcher [Graham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thatcher
    • Thatcher [Graham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,200 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thatcher
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thatcher<4>
  • Pima [Graham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pima
    • Pima [Graham County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Artesia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,558 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pima
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pima<4>
  • Cactus Flat [Graham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cactus Flat
    • Cactus Flat [Graham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Artesia
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cactus Flat
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Solomon [Graham County]
    • San Jose [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Jose
      • San Jose [Graham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Artesia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Jose
    • Central [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central
      • Central [Graham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Artesia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central
    • Graham [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graham
      • Graham [Graham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Artesia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graham
    • Fort Grant [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Grant
      • Fort Grant [Graham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Artesia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Grant
    • Bryce [Graham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bryce
      • Bryce [Graham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Artesia
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bryce

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Artesia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Artesia.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Artesia. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Artesia.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Artesia. See our Newspapers Page for Artesia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Artesia ...

Looking for more information about Artesia? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Artesia, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Artesia.

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About Graham County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Artesia. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Graham County: www.graham.az.gov/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Graham, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Artesia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Artesia) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Artesia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Artesia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Artesia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6979, Longitude: -109.7077    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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