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The location of Ark









Welcome to Ark ...

Ark is located in Salt Lake County.

The location of Ark has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ark is 4,370 feet [1,332 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Ark is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Ark: (801) and (385)<3>

Communities near Ark ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ark and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Herriman   [Map]   39,224   SW   8 miles [12.9 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]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   SW   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ark.

Communities Also Named Ark ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ark - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ark.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ark. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ark. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ark.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ark:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ark ...

Looking for more information about Ark? 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.

Looking for more information about Ark? 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 Ark, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ark.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ark. 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: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ark - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Ark) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ark. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5888, Longitude: -111.8985     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ark have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ark.

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