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1890 Communities Near Mountain View ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Mountain View in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Mountain View.

  • Benson [Cochise County]
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    • Benson [Cochise County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the east of Mountain View
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 348 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,880 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Benson had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<3>
  • Esmond [Pima County]
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    • Esmond [Pima County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Mountain View
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Esmond had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esmond have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Greaterville [Pima County] - Historic
    • While Greaterville was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
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    • Greaterville [Pima County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the south of Mountain View
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 68 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Greaterville had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greaterville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Jaynes [Pima County]
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    • Jaynes [Pima County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Mountain View
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Jaynes had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jaynes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Pantano [Pima County]
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    • Pantano [Pima County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of Mountain View
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 26 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Pantano had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pantano have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Saint David [Cochise County]
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    • Saint David [Cochise County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the east of Mountain View
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 32 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Saint David had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint David<3>
  • Sonoita [Santa Cruz County]
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    • Sonoita [Santa Cruz County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the south of Mountain View
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sonoita had railroad service and no post office
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sonoita<3>
  • Tucson [Pima County]
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    • Tucson [Pima County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the northwest of Mountain View
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 5,150 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 548,073 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Tucson had a post office and railroad service
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucson<3>
  • Continue List ...
    • Vail [Pima County]
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      • Vail [Pima County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the west of Mountain View
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Vail had a post office and railroad service
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vail<3>
    • Wilmot [Pima County]
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      • Wilmot [Pima County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the northwest of Mountain View
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Wilmot had railroad service and no post office
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilmot have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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The official website for Pima County: www.co.pima.az.us/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Mountain View, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mountain View) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain View. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0026, Longitude: -110.6817       In this case, the coordinates for Mountain View have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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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