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Welcome to Arvin ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Arvin has a population of 21,851 people<2> (see below for details).
Arvin was established in 1907 and was incorporated December 21, 1960.
The community of Arvin is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Arvin lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Arvin is located in the (661) area code.
The ZIP code for Arvin: 93203<4>
Websites for Arvin ...
Official Website: www.arvin.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Arvin had an population of 21,851 people. This is an increase of 13.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 68.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Arvin had a population of 19,304 people. This makes Arvin the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Arvin represents 0.05% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 297th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 19,304 people, the population of Arvin increased 49% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 12,956 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Arvin.
Adding Arvin 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 Arvin 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 Arvin elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arvin on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Arvin ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arvin.
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 Arvin. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arvin.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arvin. 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 Arvin.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arvin. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Arvin.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arvin ...
Looking for more information about Arvin? 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 Arvin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arvin.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Arvin: www.arvin.org/
The official website for Kern County: www.co.kern.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 07 Jun 2021