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Moapa Valley

Clark County,

Nevada

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The Nevada state capital is Carson City.


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Zip Codes

89021, 89025, 89040

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Statistics & Facts

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).

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Moapa Valley 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.

Climate & Weather

The climate for Moapa Valley is 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 history:

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

Moapa Valley 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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