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Moapa Valley
Clark County, Nevada

ZipCodes
89021, 89025, 89040




Page Contents for Moapa Valley, Nevada

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Nevada state capital is Carson City.
The population of Moapa Valley is approximately 6,672 2004, 6924 2010.
The approximate number of families is 1,415 1990, 2388 2010.
The amount of land area in Moapa Valley is 22.648 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Moapa Valley is 43.6 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Moapa Valley to Washington DC is 2130 miles.
The distance to the Nevada state capital is 347 miles. (as the crow flies)
Moapa Valley is positioned 36.58 degrees north of the equator and 114.46 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Moapa Valley median income is $ 39,942 2000.
The Moapa Valley median home price is $ 147,300 2000.

Location

in southeastern Nevada, not far from Las Vegas. Other nearby communities include Moapa, Bunkerville, Mesquite, Nellis Air Force Base, Sunrise Manor, Whitney, Boulder City and North Las Vegas.
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Climate


typical of a desert area with low humidity most of the year. Average temperatures range from the high 80's to low 90's in the summer to the mid 40's in the winter. Precipitation remains low year-round with a peak of around one inch in February.
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History & History Related Items

Moapa Valley consists of the towns of Overton, Logandale, Warm Springs, Moapa and Glendale. Some Mormon pioneers settled an area along the Muddy River at St. Thomas to farm and raise livestock. Additional settlements were St. Joseph now Logandale, Cabin Ranch now Warm Springs, Kaolin, Mill Town, Rioville also called Junction City, West Point now Moapa Indian Reservation, Moapa, Glendale, Arrowhead, Simonsville, and Overton. With the completion of Hoover Dam, Lake Mead covered St. Thomas, Rioville and Kaolin in 1938. At one time, the area was the largest per square acre agricultural productive centers in the state. The Clark County Fairgrounds are located in Logandale.
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Attractions

Information on Moapa Valley.

Old Logandale School Historic and Cultural Center
3011 N Moapa Valley Blvd
Logandale, Nevada
Phone: 702-398-7272
Email
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10-4 librarian: Virginia "Beezy" Tobiasson 8-2003
Excellent place to learn history about the area. Stores audio interviews, historic photographs, complete collection of books and reference material including newspapers on the area, museum of artifacts, publishes historic books, scout patch program, houses Chamber of Commerce, Moapa Valley Art Guild, Valley Dance Academy as well as the Rotary Club.
Originally built in 1935, and completely restored in 2001.

Lost City Museum
721 S Moapa Valley Blvd
Overton, Nevada
Phone: 702 397-2193
Hours: Mon-Sat 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
librarian: Director - Kathryn Olson 8-2003
Books on local native americans, archeological digs, valley history
Collection of archeological artifacts, replicas of pueblo Indian residence, gift shop, library of books about native flora and fauna, history, fossils, scout program

Moapa Valley Historical Marker 36
about the early settlement of the area by Mormon pioneers in the 1800s.
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Moapa Valley City Government

Moapa Valley is an unincorporated area of Clark County. It is located within both Commission Districts A and B. In Nevada, County Commissioners are the legally constituted Town Boards for all unincorporated towns. Each town has an advisory board; however, all traditional governmental decisions are made by the Board of County Commissioners.

Moapa Valley Chamber

Moapa Valley Chamber of Commerce
3011 North Moapa Valley Blvd.
Logandale, Nevada 89021
mailing address:
P.O. Box 361
Overton , NV 89040
Phone: 702-397-7160
serving Warm Springs, Moapa, Glendale, Logandale, Overton, Overton Beach, Valley of Fire and Echo Bay

Moapa Valley Community Events

2006, October 20 and 21
The Pomegranate Festival will be held here at the Old Logandale School on October 20 and 21. People come from all over to attend this event

Moapa Valley Organizations

Moapa Valley Chamber of Commerce
3011 North Moapa Valley Blvd.
Logandale, Nevada 89021
mailing address:
P.O. Box 361
Overton , NV 89040
Phone: 702-397-7160
serving Warm Springs, Moapa, Glendale, Logandale, Overton, Overton Beach, Valley of Fire and Echo Bay

Moapa Valley Libraries

Moapa Valley Library - Clark County Library System
350 N Moapa Valley Blvd
Overton, Nevada 89040
Phone: 702 397-2690
Hours: Varies
In addition to books, there is an excellent reference section, DVD and Video tape rental and Children's reading programs

Moapa Valley Schools

W. Mack Lyon Middle School
161 S Anderson St
Overton, Nevada
Phone: 702 397-8610 Moapa Valley

Miscellany

The population of the Moapa Valley area was:
1998 - 5,000+
2000 - 5,784
2004 - 6,672

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