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Welcome to Mesa Verde ...

Mesa Verde is located in Riverside County<1>.

We don't have a date for the establishment of Mesa Verde.

Going back to its beginning, Mesa Verde was originally named Nicholls Warm Springs. For more information about the names of Mesa Verde, see The Names of Mesa Verde on our Genealogy Page.

Mesa Verde is 390 feet [119 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Mesa Verde lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Mesa Verde (for example, toward Quartzsite (AZ)), you will soon leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Telephone area codes for Mesa Verde: (760) and (442)<3>

Communities Also Named Mesa Verde ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Mesa Verde - they are located in and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Mesa Verde ...

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

  • Blythe [Riverside County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe
    • Blythe [Riverside County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Mesa Verde
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,682 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythe<5>
  • East Blythe [Riverside County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Blythe
    • East Blythe [Riverside County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Mesa Verde
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Blythe
  • Ehrenberg [La Paz County]
  • Olive City [La Paz County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olive City
    • Olive City [La Paz County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Mesa Verde
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Olive City has also been known as:
    • Bradshaw's Ferry
    • Olivia
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Palo Verde [Imperial County]
    • Morgantown [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morgantown
      • Morgantown [La Paz County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Mesa Verde
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgantown
    • Midland [Riverside County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midland
      • Midland [Riverside County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Mesa Verde
    • Cibola [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cibola
      • Cibola [La Paz County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the south of Mesa Verde
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cibola have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cibola
    • La Paz Valley [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Paz Valley
      • La Paz Valley [La Paz County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the east of Mesa Verde
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Paz Valley
    • Quartzsite [La Paz County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quartzsite
      • Quartzsite [La Paz County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the east of Mesa Verde
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,763 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quartzsite
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quartzsite<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mesa Verde. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mesa Verde.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mesa Verde ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Riverside County: www.co.riverside.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Riverside, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mesa Verde - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (442) is an overlay for area code (760).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mesa Verde) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mesa Verde. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mesa Verde

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mesa Verde. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6055, Longitude: -114.7275    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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