Mariposa, Mariposa County, California

Mariposa: Census-designated place in and the county seat of Mariposa County, California


Mariposa is a CDP located in the county of Mariposa in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,173. After 5 years in 2015 city had an estimated population of 1,373 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Mariposa

Population : 1,373 (2015)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Mariposa County
Different from : Maricopa
Postal code : 95338
Phone Area Codes : 209
Water as percent of area : 0.24%
Land as percent of area : 99.76%
Altitude : 1,949 feet / 594 meters
Capital city : Mariposa is capital of Mariposa County
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00, UTC−07:00
Local time : 15:13:13 (9th December 2022)
Population growth : -58.27% (2010-2015)
Mariposa locator map
Location of Mariposa on California map.
2009-0724-CA-Mariposa image
2009-0724-CA-Mariposa image


Mariposa is located at 37°29'6"N 119°57'59"W (37.4849400, -119.9662800).

Mariposa map


According to census records, the population of Mariposa decreased by 58.27% in 5 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,173 - census
2015 1,373 -58.27% census

Mariposa zip code is 95338. County name: Mariposa, County fips: 06043

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People born in Mariposa (4)

People born in Mariposa, including musician and television host Jacoby Shaddix, politician George Radanovich, musician Joe Plummer, .


  • Jon Leicester (American baseball player) he was born in 07/02/1979

Schools in Mariposa

College & universities near Mariposa, CA

Code Name City ZIP
445188 University of California-Merced Merced (CA) 95343-5603

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mariposa, CA

Code Name Address Type
MRM Mariposa, CA Highway 140 and 7th Street BUS
MRP Mariposa, California 5158 State Highway 140 BUS
MDP Midpines, California 6979 Highway 140 BUS
EPL El Portal, California 11136 Highway 140 BUS
YOF Yosemite National Park (Crane Flat), California Old Tioga Pass Highway (Highway 120 East) BUS

Post offices near Mariposa

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mariposa Post Office Mariposa (CA) 95338

Other cities in Mariposa County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Mariposa County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Bootjack 960 Unincorporated community in California

Distance to Other Cities

Mariposa distances to largest California cities