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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Abraham.

This page contains six sections:

Around Abraham ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Delta. It lies just east of Abraham. Delta has a population of 3,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Gunnison. It is located about 50 miles [80 km] to the east of Abraham and has a population of 3,500 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Abraham and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Black Rock - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Eureka   [Map]   688   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Fayette   [Map]   254   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Fillmore   [Map]   2,522   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Hinckley   [Map]   707   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Holden   [Map]   385   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Kanosh   [Map]   476   S   43 miles [69.2 km]
Leamington   [Map]   232   NE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Levan   [Map]   904   E   47 miles [75.6 km]
Lynndyl   [Map]   112   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Meadow   [Map]   319   SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
Oak City   [Map]   644   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
Scipio   [Map]   329   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Vernon   [Map]   318   N   50 miles [80.5 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Borden   [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Deseret   [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Oasis   [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Sugarville   [Map]     NE   5 miles [8 km]
Sutherland   [Map]     E   4 miles [6.4 km]

For more communities neighboring Abraham, please visit our County-by-County Page for Abraham.

Millard County ...

Abraham is located in Millard County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Millard County: Lincoln (NV), White Pine (NV), Beaver, Juab, Sanpete & Sevier.

While not sharing a border with Millard County, the counties of Millard and Juab are close to Abraham.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Abraham ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Abraham.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Abraham.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Abraham. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Abraham. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Utah

    Utah Tourism
    Parks for Utah

    Fishing in Utah
    Hunting in Utah


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Utah

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Utah

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Utah

Airports Near Abraham ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Abraham.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Delta Muni.(DTA/KDTA)   [Map]   DTA   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fillmore Muni.(FIL/KFOM)   [Map]   FOM   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Nephi Muni.(IATA:NPH)   [Map]   U14   ENE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Salina - Gunnison Airport(IATA:SBO)   [Map]   44U   ESE   53 miles [85.3 km]
Richfield Muni.(RIF/KRIF)   [Map]   RIF   SE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Manti - Ephraim Airport   [Map]   41U   E   59 miles [95 km]
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   NE   77 miles [123.9 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Abraham.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Abraham. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Salt Lake City Intl. (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SLC   NNE   103 miles [165.8 km]
McCarran Intl. (LAS/KLAS)   [Map]   LAS   SSW   264 miles [424.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   NE   77 miles [123.9 km]
Ely Airport(ELY/KELY)   [Map]   ELY   W   113 miles [181.9 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   NW   114 miles [183.5 km]
Cedar City Rgnl. (CDC/KCDC)   [Map]   CDC   S   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Delta Muni.(DTA/KDTA)   [Map]   DTA   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fillmore Muni.(FIL/KFOM)   [Map]   FOM   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Nephi Muni.(IATA:NPH)   [Map]   U14   ENE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Salina - Gunnison Airport(IATA:SBO)   [Map]   44U   ESE   53 miles [85.3 km]
Richfield Muni.(RIF/KRIF)   [Map]   RIF   SE   56 miles [90.1 km]
Manti - Ephraim Airport   [Map]   41U   E   59 miles [95 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Salt Lake City Intl.   (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]
        Website for Salt Lake City International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
McCarran Intl.   (LAS/KLAS)   [Map]
        Website for McCarran International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Richfield Muni.   (RIF/KRIF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Provo Muni.   (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]
        Website for Provo Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ely Airport   (ELY/KELY)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wendover Airport   (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]
        Website for Wendover Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Cedar City Rgnl.   (CDC/KCDC)   [Map]
        Website for Cedar City Regional Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Delta Muni.   (DTA/KDTA)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Fillmore Muni.   (FIL/KFOM)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Utah

About Millard County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Abraham. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Utah: www.utah.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Abraham.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Abraham. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Abraham) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Abraham. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Abraham

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Abraham. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3966, Longitude: -112.7182     [Map].

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Abraham), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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