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Welcome to Caliente ...

The city of Caliente is located in Lincoln County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Caliente has a population of 1,076 people<2> (see below for details).

Caliente was established in 1901.

The community of Caliente is 4,380 feet [1,335 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Caliente is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Caliente lies within the (775) area code.

The ZIP code for Caliente: 89008<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Caliente had an population of 1,076 people. This is a decrease of 4.78% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.19% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Caliente had a population of 1,130 people (which is 21.14% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Caliente the county's most populous community.

The population of Caliente represents 0.04% of the population of Nevada (which has 2,700,551 people), making it the state's 19th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,130 people, the population of Caliente has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,123 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Caliente.

Communities Also Named Caliente ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Caliente - they are located in California and New Mexico.

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

Communities near Caliente ...

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

  • Islen [Lincoln County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Islen have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Islen
    • Islen [Lincoln County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Caliente
  • Boyd [Lincoln County] - Historic
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boyd have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyd
    • Boyd [Lincoln County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Caliente
  • Panaca [Lincoln County]
  • Barclay [Lincoln County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barclay
    • Barclay [Lincoln County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Caliente
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barclay
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Joseco [Lincoln County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joseco have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joseco
      • Joseco [Lincoln County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Caliente
    • Acoma [Lincoln County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Acoma have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acoma
      • Acoma [Lincoln County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Caliente
    • Prince [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prince
      • Prince [Lincoln County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Caliente
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prince
    • Crestline [Lincoln County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crestline
      • Crestline [Lincoln County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<6> to the east of Caliente
    • Pioche [Lincoln County]
    • Mendha [Lincoln County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mendha have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mendha
      • Mendha [Lincoln County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<6> to the north of Caliente

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 Caliente. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Caliente.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Caliente. Our list includes 6 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Caliente.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Caliente ...

Looking for more information about Caliente? 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 Caliente, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Caliente.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.nv.us/

The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Nevada's counties, including Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Caliente.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Caliente - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Caliente). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Caliente or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Caliente) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caliente. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6171, Longitude: -114.5133    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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