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Welcome to Tombstone ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Tombstone has a population of 1,303 people<2> (see below for details).
Tombstone was established in 1879.
The community of Tombstone is 4,450 feet [1,356 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Tombstone is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Tombstone lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Tombstone is within the boundaries of the (520) area code.
The ZIP code for Tombstone: 85638<4>
Websites for Tombstone ...
Official Website: www.cityoftombstone.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tombstone had an population of 1,303 people. This is a decrease of 5.58% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.36% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Tombstone had a population of 1,380 people. This makes Tombstone the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Tombstone represents 0.02% of the population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 84th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,380 people, the population of Tombstone decreased 8.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,504 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Tombstone.
Communities near Tombstone ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tombstone.
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 Tombstone. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tombstone.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tombstone. 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 Tombstone.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tombstone. Our list includes 26 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Tombstone.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tombstone ...
Looking for more information about Tombstone? 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 Tombstone, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tombstone.
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The official website for Tombstone: www.cityoftombstone.com/
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: 13 Jan 2021