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Welcome to Blythe ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Blythe has a population of 19,682 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Blythe, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated July 21, 1916.
Blythe is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Blythe lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: While Blythe is in the Pacific Time Zone and observes daylight saving time, the area just to the east is in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not..
Area codes for Blythe: (760) & (442)<4>
The ZIP codes for Blythe: 92225-92226<5>
Websites for Blythe ...
Official Website: www.cityofblythe.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Blythe had an population of 19,682 people. This is a decrease of 5.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 61.93% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Blythe had a population of 20,817 people. This makes Blythe the county's 22nd most populous community.
The population of Blythe represents 0.06% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 286th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 20,817 people, the population of Blythe increased 71.26% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 12,155 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Blythe.
Communities Also Named Blythe ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Blythe - they are located in Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi and Montana.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Blythe.
Communities near Blythe ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Blythe.
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 Blythe. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blythe.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Blythe. 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 Blythe.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Blythe. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Blythe.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blythe ...
Looking for more information about Blythe? 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 Blythe, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Blythe.
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The official website for Blythe: www.cityofblythe.com/
The official website for Riverside County: www.co.riverside.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Apr 2021