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Bullhead City, Arizona
Welcome to Bullhead City ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Bullhead City has a population of 41,210 people<2> (see below for details).
Bullhead City was established in 1942 and was incorporated in 1984.
The community of Bullhead City is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Bullhead City lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Note: If you travel south from Bullhead City (for example, toward Needles (CA)), you will leave Mountain Standard Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.
Bullhead City is within the (928) area code.
The ZIP codes for Bullhead City: 86429-86430, 86439, 86442<4>
Websites for Bullhead City ...
Official Website: www.bullheadcity.com/
Chamber of Commerce: www.bullheadchamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bullhead City had an population of 41,210 people. This is an increase of 4.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.04% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bullhead City had a population of 39,540 people (or 19.75% of the total population of Mohave County). This makes Bullhead City the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Bullhead City represents 0.62% of the population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 39,540 people, the population of Bullhead City increased 17.09% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 33,769 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bullhead City.
Communities near Bullhead City ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bullhead City.
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 Bullhead City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bullhead City.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bullhead City. 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 Bullhead City.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bullhead City. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bullhead City.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bullhead City ...
Looking for more information about Bullhead City? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bullhead City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bullhead City.
Adding Bullhead City to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Bullhead City in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bullhead City was on a map titled Road Map for Arizona (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bullhead City on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Bullhead City: www.bullheadcity.com/
The official website for Mohave County: www.co.mohave.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 01 Aug 2022