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Welcome to Midway ...

Midway is located in La Paz County<1>.

The location of Midway has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Midway is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Midway and travel west, 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.

Midway lies within the (928) area code.

Communities Also Named Midway ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arizona communities named Midway: This one is located in La Paz County and the other is located in Maricopa County.

Beyond Arizona, there are 263 communities that are also named Midway - they are located in Alabama (14), Arkansas (16), British Columbia, California (4), Colorado (7), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (4), Georgia (12), Idaho (3), Illinois (8), Indiana (5), Iowa (5), Kansas (11), Kentucky (6), Louisiana (6), Maine, Michigan (3), Minnesota (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (9), Montana (3), Nebraska (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Mexico (5), New York (2), North Carolina (11), North Dakota, Ohio (9), Oklahoma (6), Oregon (5), Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (8), South Dakota (3), Tennessee (21), Texas (28), Utah, Virginia (10), Washington (3), West Virginia (6) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Midway ...

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

  • Swansea [La Paz County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swansea
    • Swansea [La Paz County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Midway
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Swansea have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Bouse [La Paz County]
  • Utting [La Paz County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Utting
    • Utting [La Paz County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Midway
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utting
  • McVay [La Paz County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McVay
    • McVay [La Paz County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Midway
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McVay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cienega Springs [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cienega Springs
      • Cienega Springs [La Paz County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Midway
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cienega Springs
    • Parker Strip [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker Strip
      • Parker Strip [La Paz County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Midway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parker Strip have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker Strip
    • Parker Dam [San Bernardino County]
    • Alamo Crossing [La Paz County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo Crossing
      • Alamo Crossing [La Paz County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Midway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alamo Crossing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bluewater [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluewater
      • Bluewater [La Paz County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of Midway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluewater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluewater
    • Parker [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parker
      • Parker [La Paz County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the west of Midway
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parker<5>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Midway ...

Looking for more information about Midway? 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 Midway, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Midway.

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 Midway. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for La Paz County: www.co.la-paz.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 La Paz, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Midway - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Midway) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Midway. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0706, Longitude: -113.8866       In this case, the coordinates for Midway have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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