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Welcome to Fort Mohave ...

Fort Mohave is located in Mohave County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Fort Mohave: Ft. Mohave

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

Note: If you travel south from Fort Mohave (for example, toward Needles (CA)), you will soon 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.

Fort Mohave lies within the (928) area code.

The ZIP codes for Fort Mohave: 86426-86427<2>

Communities near Fort Mohave ...

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

  • Bullhead City [Mohave County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bullhead City
    • Bullhead City [Mohave County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Fort Mohave
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,884 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bullhead City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bullhead City<4>
  • Needles [San Bernardino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Needles
    • Needles [San Bernardino County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Fort Mohave
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,976 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Needles
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Needles<4>
  • Mohave Valley [Mohave County]
  • Mojave Ranch Estates [Mohave County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mojave Ranch Estates
    • Mojave Ranch Estates [Mohave County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Fort Mohave
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mojave Ranch Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mojave Ranch Estates
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Willow Valley [Mohave County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willow Valley
      • Willow Valley [Mohave County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Fort Mohave
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willow Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willow Valley
    • Laughlin [Clark County]
    • Arizona Village [Mohave County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arizona Village
      • Arizona Village [Mohave County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Fort Mohave
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arizona Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arizona Village
    • Oldtrails [Mohave County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oldtrails
      • Oldtrails [Mohave County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Fort Mohave
    • Oatman [Mohave County]
    • Katherine [Mohave County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Katherine
      • Katherine [Mohave County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Fort Mohave
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Katherine

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Mohave ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arizona

About Mohave County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mohave County: www.co.mohave.az.us/

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 Mohave, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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 Fort Mohave). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Fort Mohave or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Fort Mohave includes: 86426 & 86427.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fort Mohave) 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 Fort Mohave. 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 Fort Mohave

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Mohave. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0179, Longitude: -114.5980    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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