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Buzzin Basics

Established: 1867
Incorporated: 1989

Elevation: 876 feet

Population:
3,354 residents in 2000
1,900 residents in 2005

Median Age: 66.5 years

Hottest month: July (108 F degrees average)
Coldest month: December (37 F degrees average)

Buzzin Trivia

Quartzsite was originally known as Tyson’s Wells. Charles Tyson found water there in 1856 and built a fort to defend his claim against the Mojave Indians. A stagecoach stop was established in 1865 on the site of the Old Fort Tyson. Tyson’s Wells faded for a time but prospered again in the late 1890’s when prospectors began scouring the nearby hills for gold. The Post Office there had closed, and because postal authorities would not allow a branch to reopen with the same name, a... Read more >>

Buzzin Attractions
  • Annual world-famous Rock, Gem, & Mineral Shows
  • Hi Jolly Memorial
  • Kofa National Wildlife Refuge
  • Riverside County River Parks
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