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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Alegre Vista.

This page contains six sections:

Around Alegre Vista ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It is located about 11 miles [17 km] to the north of Alegre Vista. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It lies just northwest of Alegre Vista 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 if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   N   5 miles [8 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Orem   [Map]   97,839   SE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Provo   [Map]   117,335   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Spanish Fork   [Map]   39,443   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   NW   5 miles [8 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   W   6 miles [9.7 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alta Canyon Village   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Avalon Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Canyon View Village   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Canyon Village   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Enchanted Village   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Greenfield Village   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Jordan Village   [Map]   ---   NW   Less than 2 miles
Landon Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Marion Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Midvale   [Map]   33,208   NW   Less than 2 miles
Sandy City   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Sandy Station Original Town   [Map]   ---   SW   Less than 2 miles
Sandy Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Tamlee Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Union   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles

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

Salt Lake County ...

Alegre Vista is located in Salt Lake County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Salt Lake County: Davis, Morgan, Summit, Tooele, Utah & Wasatch.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Alegre Vista ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Alegre Vista. 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 Alegre Vista. 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 Alegre Vista ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
South Valley Rgnl.   [Map]   U42   WNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Salt Lake City Intl. (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SLC   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Heber City Muni.   [Map]   36U   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Tooele Valley Airport    [Map]   TVY   W   24 miles [38.6 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 Alegre Vista.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Alegre Vista. 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   NNW   14 miles [22.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   SSE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   W   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
South Valley Rgnl.   [Map]   U42   WNW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   ---   W   24 miles [38.6 km]
Heber City Muni.   [Map]   36U   ESE   24 miles [38.6 km]
Tooele Valley Airport    [Map]   TVY   W   24 miles [38.6 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
 
Provo Muni.   (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]
        Website for Provo Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ogden - Hinckley Airport   (OGD/KOGD)   [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
 

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About Salt Lake County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/

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 Alegre Vista.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alegre Vista. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5944, Longitude: -111.8749     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Alegre Vista 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>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 Alegre Vista), 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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Alegre Vista.



 
 
 

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