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Avondet, Utah

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Avondet.

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Around Avondet ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the south of Avondet. Salt Lake City has a population of 194,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 34 miles [54 km] to the south of Avondet 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 starting from Avondet and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Bountiful   [Map]   44,078   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]   ---   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,328   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Herriman   [Map]   35,385   S   46 miles [74 km]
Layton   [Map]   75,655   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Logan   [Map]   50,676   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,230   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Ogden   [Map]   86,701   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Riverton   [Map]   42,838   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Roy   [Map]   38,201   W   5 miles [8 km]
Sandy   [Map]   95,836   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   69,034   S   42 miles [67.6 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   60,436   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Tooele   [Map]   33,762   SW   48 miles [77.2 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,699   S   40 miles [64.4 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2016
Arsenal   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Century Village   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clint Village   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Evona   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Greenwood Village   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Hidden Village   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Riverdale   [Map]   8,710   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Sahara Village   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
South Ogden   [Map]   17,094   W   Less than 2 miles
South Weber   [Map]   7,196   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Sunset   [Map]   5,234   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Uintah Village   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles
Uintah   [Map]   1,333   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Washington Terrace   [Map]   9,198   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Westlake Village   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]

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

Weber County ...

Avondet 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 Avondet ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

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

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   S   21 miles [33.8 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 Avondet.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Avondet. 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   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Boise Air Terminal (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   BOI   NW   273 miles [439.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   S   67 miles [107.8 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   WSW   113 miles [181.9 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   WNW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   ESE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   S   21 miles [33.8 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
Logan - Cache Airport   (LGU/KLGU)   [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
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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Avondet.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondet. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1830, Longitude: -111.9416     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avondet 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 Avondet), 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 Avondet.