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Welcome to Amby Briggs ...

Amby Briggs is located in Davis County<1>.

The location of Amby Briggs has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Amby Briggs is 4,780 feet [1,457 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Amby Briggs is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Amby Briggs lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Amby Briggs: (801) & (385)<4>

Communities near Amby Briggs ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Amby Briggs.

  • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Lake City
    • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Amby Briggs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 200,591 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salt Lake City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salt Lake City<6>
  • West Valley City [Salt Lake County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Valley City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Valley City
    • West Valley City [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Amby Briggs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 136,401 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Valley City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Valley City<6>
  • West Jordan [Salt Lake County]
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    • West Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Amby Briggs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 116,046 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jordan<6>
  • Layton [Davis County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Layton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Layton
    • Layton [Davis County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Amby Briggs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 77,303 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Layton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Layton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millcreek [Salt Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millcreek
      • Millcreek [Salt Lake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Amby Briggs
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    • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
      • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Amby Briggs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 60,192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<6>
    • Murray [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray
      • Murray [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Amby Briggs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 49,308 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murray<6>
    • Cottonwood Heights [Salt Lake County]
    • Midvale [Salt Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midvale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midvale
      • Midvale [Salt Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Amby Briggs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 33,636 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midvale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midvale<6>
    • Kaysville [Davis County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaysville
      • Kaysville [Davis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Amby Briggs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 32,095 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaysville<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amby Briggs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Amby Briggs.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amby Briggs. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Amby Briggs.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amby Briggs. See our Newspapers Page for Amby Briggs.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amby Briggs ...

Looking for more information about Amby Briggs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Amby Briggs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Amby Briggs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Utah

About Davis County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Davis County: www.daviscountyutah.gov/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Davis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Amby Briggs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Amby Briggs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amby Briggs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8880, Longitude: -111.8558       In this case, the coordinates for Amby Briggs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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