Essex, California is a small town in the Mojave Desert in California. Essex lies on Old National Trails Highway - part of the old Route 66 - just south of Interstate 40. Essex has a post office that is still in operation, a CalTrans maintenance yard, and a school. The town has a population of approximately 20.
Web Sites and Links
Essex SchoolLocation, staff listing, history, activities, use of technology, and contact information.
Mitchell Caverns State Natural PreserveGeological information, maps, and photo gallery.
Providence Mountains State Recreation AreaPark information, weather, directions, and facility details.
Providence Mountains State Recreation AreaPark information, activities, and contact details.