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Meadview, Arizona
Unincorporated community
Meadview looking east to Grand Wash Cliffs
Meadview looking east to Grand Wash Cliffs
Country United States
State Arizona
County Mohave
Elevation 2,986 ft (910 m)
Population (2007)
 • Total approx. 1,500
Time zone MST (no DST) (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 928
GNIS feature ID 0043037
Pearce Ferry & upper Lake Mead
Meadview at lower right, Pearce Ferry & upper Lake Mead above. Hualapai Indian Reservation upper right. 2012

Meadview is an unincorporated community in Mohave County, Arizona, United States, located near Lake Mead. Despite its name, the townsite does not overlook the lake; a ridge to the west of town separates it from the lake. It has roughly 1500 residents. It was founded in the 1960s as a retirement community.

Geography

Meadview is located at 36°0′N 114°4′W / 36°N 114.067°W / 36; -114.067 (36.00222, -114.0675). Elevation of 3500 feet.

Climate

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Meadview has a cold desert climate, abbreviated "BWk" on climate maps.


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