Place:Mohave, Arizona, United States

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NameMohave
Alt namesMohavesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Mojave Countysource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS4036278
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.083°N 113.767°W
Located inArizona, United States     (1864 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Mohave County is located in the northwestern corner of the U.S. state of Arizona. As of the 2010 census, its population was 200,186. The county seat is Kingman. While the largest single city is Lake Havasu City, the area with highest population is the Bullhead City/Fort Mohave/Mohave Valley area.

Mohave County contains parts of Grand Canyon National Park and Lake Mead National Recreation Area and all of the Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument. The Kaibab, Fort Mojave and Hualapai Indian Reservations also lie within the county.

Mohave County is the fifth-largest county in the United States by land area.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1863 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1864 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1865 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1880 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1887 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1887 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1870 179
1880 1,190
1890 1,444
1900 3,426
1910 3,773
1920 5,259
1930 5,572
1940 8,591
1950 8,510
1960 7,736
1970 25,857
1980 55,865
1990 93,497

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