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Dos Palos, California
Welcome to Dos Palos ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dos Palos has a population of 5,337 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Dos Palos, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated May 24, 1935.
Dos Palos is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Dos Palos lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Dos Palos is within the boundaries of the (209) area code.
The ZIP code for Dos Palos: 93620<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dos Palos had an population of 5,337 people. This is an increase of 7.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.5% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dos Palos had a population of 4,950 people. This makes Dos Palos the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of Dos Palos represents 0.01% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 425th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,950 people, the population of Dos Palos increased 8.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,581 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dos Palos.
Communities near Dos Palos ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dos Palos.
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 Dos Palos. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dos Palos.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dos Palos. 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 Dos Palos.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dos Palos. See our Newspapers Page for Dos Palos.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dos Palos ...
Looking for more information about Dos Palos? 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 Dos Palos, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dos Palos.
Adding Dos Palos to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dos Palos 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 Dos Palos was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dos Palos on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Merced County: www.co.merced.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Sep 2022