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Truxton, Arizona

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Welcome to Truxton ...

Truxton is located in Mohave County<1>.

Truxton is 4,310 feet [1,314 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Truxton is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Truxton lies within the (928) area code.

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

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

Communities Also Named Truxton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Truxton - they are located in Missouri and New York.

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

Communities near Truxton ...

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

  • Crozier [Mohave County]
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    • Crozier [Mohave County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Truxton
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  • Peach Springs [Mohave County]
  • Valentine [Mohave County]
  • Hackberry [Mohave County]
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    • Hackberry [Mohave County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Truxton
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nelson [Yavapai County]
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      • Nelson [Yavapai County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Truxton
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    • Antares [Mohave County]
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      • Antares [Mohave County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Truxton
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    • Grand Canyon Caverns [Coconino County]
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      • Grand Canyon Caverns [Coconino County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Truxton
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    • Kingman [Mohave County]
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      • Kingman [Mohave County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Truxton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,013 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingman<4>
    • Chloride [Mohave County]
    • Dolan Springs [Mohave County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Truxton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Mohave County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Mohave County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Mohave, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Truxton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- Truxton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Truxton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Truxton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Truxton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4852, Longitude: -113.5650    
<4>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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