City of Vista City Hall is located at 200 Civic Center Drive, Vista, CA 92084; phone: 760-726-1340.
A post office named Vista was established in 1882. The Vista Land Company purchased a large portion of the former "Rancho" and laid out a city in 1886. By 1910 the city population reached 1,000. The city was incorporated in 1963. [Vista Timeline, www.cityofvista.com, accessed May, 2015]