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Sierra Vista, Arizona
Welcome to Sierra Vista ...
A typical abbreviation for Sierra Vista: Sierra Vis.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Sierra Vista has a population of 43,045 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Sierra Vista.
Sierra Vista is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Sierra Vista is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Sierra Vista lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Sierra Vista is located in the (520) area code.
The ZIP codes for Sierra Vista: 85635-85636, 85650, 85671<4>
Websites for Sierra Vista ...
Official Website: www.ci.sierra-vista.az.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.sierravistachamber.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sierra Vista had an population of 43,045 people. This is a decrease of 1.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.95% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Sierra Vista had a population of 43,888 people (which is 33.41% of the total population of Cochise County). This makes Sierra Vista the county's most populous community.
The population of Sierra Vista represents 0.69% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 18th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 43,888 people, the population of Sierra Vista increased 16.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 37,775 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Sierra Vista.
Communities Also Named Sierra Vista ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Sierra Vista - they are located in California (3), Colorado (2) and New Mexico.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Sierra Vista.
Communities near Sierra Vista ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Sierra Vista.
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 Sierra Vista. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sierra Vista.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Sierra Vista. 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 Sierra Vista.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Sierra Vista. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Sierra Vista.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sierra Vista ...
Looking for more information about Sierra Vista? 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 Sierra Vista, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Sierra Vista.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Sierra Vista: www.ci.sierra-vista.az.us/
The official website for Cochise County: www.cochise.az.gov/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021