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Welcome to Mohawk ...

Mohawk is located in Yuma County<1>.

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

Mohawk is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Mohawk 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.

The area code for Mohawk: (928)

Adding Mohawk 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 Mohawk 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 Mohawk elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Mohawk on a .

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

Communities Also Named Mohawk ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Mohawk - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Mohawk ...

We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Mohawk.

  • Tyson [Yuma County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyson
    • Tyson [Yuma County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Mohawk
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Tacna [Yuma County]
  • Dateland [Yuma County]
  • Roll [Yuma County]
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Camp Horn [Yuma County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Horn
      • Camp Horn [Yuma County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Mohawk
    • Aztec [Yuma County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aztec
      • Aztec [Yuma County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Mohawk
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aztec
    • Wellton [Yuma County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellton
      • Wellton [Yuma County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the west of Mohawk
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,044 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellton<5>
    • Agua Caliente [Maricopa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agua Caliente
      • Agua Caliente [Maricopa County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Mohawk
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agua Caliente
    • Hyder [Yuma County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyder
      • Hyder [Yuma County] was located 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Mohawk
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mohawk ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Arizona

About Yuma County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yuma County: www.co.yuma.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 Yuma, 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 Mohawk - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mohawk) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mohawk. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7267, Longitude: -113.7552       In this case, the coordinates for Mohawk 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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