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Welcome to Caliente ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Caliente has a population of 1,075 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 is located in the (775) area code.
The ZIP code for Caliente: 89008<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Caliente had an population of 1,075 people. This is a decrease of 4.87% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.27% 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.
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.
Adding Caliente to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Caliente 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 Caliente was
We also found Caliente
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Caliente on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.nv.us/
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 13 Aug 2022