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Amanda Acres, Utah

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Amanda Acres.

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Around Amanda Acres ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It lies just northeast of Amanda Acres. Salt Lake City has a population of 194,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It lies immediately east of Amanda Acres and has a population of 137,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Bountiful   [Map]   44,078   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,328   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Layton   [Map]   75,655   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
Lehi   [Map]   61,130   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,230   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Ogden   [Map]   86,701   N   37 miles [59.5 km]
Orem   [Map]   97,499   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   38,756   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Provo   [Map]   116,868   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Riverton   [Map]   42,838   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Sandy   [Map]   95,836   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   69,034   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Spanish Fork   [Map]   38,861   SE   44 miles [70.8 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   60,436   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,699   S   5 miles [8 km]

The following is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Briargate   [Map]     E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Centennial Village Two   [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Centennial Village   [Map]     W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Chateau Village   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Cherrywood Village   [Map]     SE   Less than 2 miles
Copper City   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Dublin Town   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Garden City Addition   [Map]     NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hector Village   [Map]     SE   Less than 2 miles
Indian Village South   [Map]     SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Indian Village   [Map]     S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Kearns   [Map]     SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Martin Village   [Map]     W   Less than 2 miles
Westlake Village   [Map]     NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Westwood Village   [Map]     E   2 miles [3.2 km]

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

Salt Lake County ...

Amanda Acres 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 Amanda Acres ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Amanda Acres. 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 Amanda Acres. 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 Amanda Acres ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
South Valley Rgnl.   [Map]   U42   SSE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Salt Lake City Intl. (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SLC   NNE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Tooele Valley Airport    [Map]   TVY   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 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 Amanda Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Amanda Acres. 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
Salt Lake City Intl. (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SLC   NNE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boise Air Terminal (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   BOI   NW   292 miles [469.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   SSE   35 miles [56.3 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   W   105 miles [169 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
South Valley Rgnl.   [Map]   U42   SSE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   NNE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Tooele Valley Airport    [Map]   TVY   WSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   ---   SW   19 miles [30.6 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
Boise Air Terminal   (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]
        Website for Boise Air Terminal
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Ogden - Hinckley Airport   (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Brigham City Airport   (ICAO: KBMC)   [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
Wendover Airport   (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]
        Website for Wendover Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Amanda Acres.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amanda Acres. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6861, Longitude: -112.0222     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Amanda Acres 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 Amanda Acres), 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 Amanda Acres.