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Ehrenberg, Arizona

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Welcome to Ehrenberg ...

Ehrenberg is located in La Paz County<1>.

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ehrenberg.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Ehrenberg: Named after Hermann Ehrenberg (1816-1866), fought against Mexico during the Texas Revolution. Later a surveyor and map maker.

Going back to its beginning, Ehrenberg was originally named Mineral City. For more information about the names of Ehrenberg, see The Names of Ehrenberg on our Genealogy Page.

Ehrenberg is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: While Ehrenberg is in the Mountain Standard Time Zone and does not observe daylight saving time, the area just to the west is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and does..

The area code for Ehrenberg: (928)

The ZIP code for Ehrenberg: 85334<3>

Adding Ehrenberg to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Ehrenberg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ehrenberg elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ehrenberg on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ehrenberg on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Ehrenberg ...

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

  • Blythe [Riverside County]
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    • Blythe [Riverside County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Ehrenberg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,682 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythe<5>
  • Quartzsite [La Paz County]
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    • Quartzsite [La Paz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Ehrenberg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,763 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quartzsite
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quartzsite<5>
  • Morgantown [La Paz County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgantown
    • Morgantown [La Paz County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Ehrenberg
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  • Mesa Verde [Riverside County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa Verde
    • Mesa Verde [Riverside County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Ehrenberg
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • La Paz Valley [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Paz Valley
      • La Paz Valley [La Paz County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Ehrenberg
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Paz Valley
    • Palo Verde [Imperial County]
    • Cibola [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cibola
      • Cibola [La Paz County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the south of Ehrenberg
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cibola have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cibola
    • Midland [Riverside County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland
      • Midland [Riverside County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the northwest of Ehrenberg
    • Poston [La Paz County]
    • Bouse [La Paz County]

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 Ehrenberg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ehrenberg.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ehrenberg. 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 Ehrenberg.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ehrenberg ...

Looking for more information about Ehrenberg? 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 Ehrenberg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ehrenberg.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Arizona

About La Paz County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for La Paz County:

The official website for State of Arizona:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including La Paz, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ehrenberg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Ehrenberg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ehrenberg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ehrenberg) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ehrenberg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6087, Longitude: -114.5217    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






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