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Welcome to Wickenburg ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Wickenburg has a population of 8,120 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Wickenburg.
Wickenburg is 2,200 feet [671 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Wickenburg is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Wickenburg lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Wickenburg lies within the (928) area code.
The ZIP codes for Wickenburg: 85358, 85390<4>
Websites for Wickenburg ...
Official Website: www.ci.wickenburg.az.us/
Chamber of Commerce: www.wickenburgchamber.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Wickenburg had an population of 8,120 people. This is an increase of 27.61% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 59.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Wickenburg had a population of 6,363 people. This makes Wickenburg the county's 18th most populous community.
The population of Wickenburg represents 0.1% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 50th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,363 people, the population of Wickenburg increased 25.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,082 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Wickenburg.
Communities near Wickenburg ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Wickenburg.
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 Wickenburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wickenburg.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wickenburg. 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 Wickenburg.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wickenburg. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Wickenburg.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wickenburg ...
Looking for more information about Wickenburg? 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 Wickenburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wickenburg.
Adding Wickenburg to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Wickenburg in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Wickenburg was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Wickenburg on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Arizona and New Mexico (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Wickenburg on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Wickenburg: www.ci.wickenburg.az.us/
The official website for Maricopa County: www.maricopa.gov/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Sep 2022