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Academy Heights, Utah

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The location of Academy Heights

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Academy Heights.

This page contains six sections:

Around Academy Heights ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the south of Academy Heights. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 39 miles [62 km] to the south of Academy Heights and has a population of 136,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]   ---   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Logan   [Map]   51,115   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Midvale   [Map]   33,208   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   S   41 miles [66 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Roy   [Map]   38,595   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   S   41 miles [66 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   S   45 miles [72.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Century Village   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Evona   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Farr West   [Map]   6,996   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Greenwood Village   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Harrisville   [Map]   6,535   NW   Less than 2 miles
Hidden Village   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Idlewild Townsite   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Marriott-Slaterville   [Map]   1,778   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
North Ogden   [Map]   19,465   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Pioneer Village   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pleasant View   [Map]   10,287   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ron Clare Village   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
South Ogden   [Map]   17,101   S   5 miles [8 km]
West Haven   [Map]   13,532   SW   5 miles [8 km]
West Weber   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Weber County ...

Academy Heights is located in Weber County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Weber County: Box Elder, Cache, Davis, Morgan, Rich & Tooele.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Academy Heights ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Academy Heights. 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 Academy Heights. 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, attractions 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 Academy Heights ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Ogden - Hinckley Airport (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   SSW   5 miles [8 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   SSW   5 miles [8 km]
Morgan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 42U)   [Map]   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brigham City Airport (ICAO: KBMC)   [Map]   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brigham City Muni.   [Map]   NNW   20 miles [32.2 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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Academy Heights.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Salt Lake City Intl.  (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Boise Air Terminal  (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   NW   268 miles [431.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Provo Muni.  (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   S   73 miles [117.5 km]
Wendover Airport  (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   WSW   113 miles [181.9 km]
Pocatello Rgnl.  (PIH/KPIH)   [Map]   NNW   118 miles [189.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Ogden - Hinckley Airport (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   SSW   5 miles [8 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   SSW   5 miles [8 km]
Morgan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 42U)   [Map]   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Brigham City Airport (ICAO: KBMC)   [Map]   NNW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Brigham City Muni.   [Map]   NNW   20 miles [32.2 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Boise Air Terminal   (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]
  Website for Boise Air Terminal
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Logan - Cache Airport   (LGU/KLGU)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Evanston - Uinta Co. Airport   (EVW/KEVW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Provo Muni.   (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]
  Website for Provo Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Wendover Airport   (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]
  Website for Wendover Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Pocatello Rgnl.   (PIH/KPIH)   [Map]
  Website for Pocatello Regional Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Ogden - Hinckley Airport   (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Brigham City Airport   (ICAO: KBMC)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Footnotes ...

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Academy Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2641, Longitude: -111.9683     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Academy Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Academy Heights), 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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