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Verde, Arizona

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Welcome to Verde ...

Verde is located in Yavapai County<1>.

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

Verde is 3,280 feet [1,000 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Verde is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Verde: (928)

Communities Also Named Verde ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Verde - it's located in California.

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

Communities near Verde ...

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

  • Prescott Valley [Yavapai County]
  • Camp Verde [Yavapai County]
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    • Camp Verde [Yavapai County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Verde
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,259 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camp Verde
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camp Verde<5>
  • Sedona [Yavapai County]
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    • Sedona [Yavapai County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Verde
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,328 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sedona<5>
  • Clarkdale [Yavapai County]
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    • Clarkdale [Yavapai County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Verde
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,525 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkdale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dewey - Humboldt [Yavapai County]
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      • Dewey - Humboldt [Yavapai County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Verde
      • Estimated population in 2015: 3,988 people
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    • Jerome [Yavapai County]
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      • Jerome [Yavapai County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Verde
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 459 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jerome<5>
    • Cornville [Yavapai County]
    • Cherry [Yavapai County]
    • McGuireville [Yavapai County]
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      • McGuireville [Yavapai County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Verde
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    • Rimrock [Yavapai 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 Verde. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Verde.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Verde ...

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

Adding Verde to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Verde in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Verde was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arizona

About Yavapai County

About Arizona

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Yavapai County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arizona's counties, including Yavapai, 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 Verde - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Verde) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Verde. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7161, Longitude: -111.9949       In this case, the coordinates for Verde 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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