About Mariposa, California

Mariposa (formerly Logtown) is a census-designated place (CDP) in and the county seat of Mariposa County, California, United States. The population was 2,173 at the 2010 census, up from 1,373 at the 2000 census. Its name is Spanish for "butterfly", after the flocks of Monarchs seen overwintering there by early explorers.

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Mariposa Facts

  • Population Total: 2173
  • Square Miles: 12.850
  • Area Code: 209
  • Elevation: 1949
  • Postal Codes: 95338
  • Timezone: Pacific