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Welcome to Bluffdale ...

The city of Bluffdale is located in Salt Lake County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bluffdale has a population of 16,358 people<2> (see below for details).

Bluffdale was established in 1886 and was incorporated in 1978.

The community of Bluffdale is 4,640 feet [1,414 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Bluffdale is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Bluffdale: (801) & (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Bluffdale: 84065<5>

Websites for Bluffdale ...

Official Website: www.bluffdale.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bluffdale had an population of 16,358 people. This is an increase of 115.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 248.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bluffdale had a population of 7,598 people. This makes Bluffdale the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of Bluffdale represents 0.27% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 65th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,598 people, the population of Bluffdale increased 61.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,700 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bluffdale.

Communities near Bluffdale ...

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

  • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County]
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    • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Bluffdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,567 people
    • Former name for Salt Lake City:
    • Great Salt Lake City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salt Lake City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salt Lake City<7>
  • West Valley City [Salt Lake County]
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    • West Valley City [Salt Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Bluffdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 135,248 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Valley City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Valley City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Valley City<7>
  • West Jordan [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jordan
    • West Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Bluffdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 116,480 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jordan<7>
  • Orem [Utah County]
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    • Orem [Utah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Bluffdale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 97,828 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orem<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sandy [Salt Lake County]
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      • Sandy [Salt Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Bluffdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 96,380 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy<7>
    • Lehi [Utah County]
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      • Lehi [Utah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Bluffdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 69,724 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lehi have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehi<7>
    • Millcreek [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millcreek
      • Millcreek [Salt Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Bluffdale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millcreek
    • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
      • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Bluffdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,805 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<7>
    • Murray [Salt Lake County]
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      • Murray [Salt Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Bluffdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 48,917 people
      • Murray has also been known as:
      • Murray City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murray<7>
    • Eagle Mountain [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Mountain
      • Eagle Mountain [Utah County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Bluffdale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38,391 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Mountain<7>

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 Bluffdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bluffdale.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bluffdale. 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 Bluffdale.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluffdale ...

Looking for more information about Bluffdale? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bluffdale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bluffdale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bluffdale: www.bluffdale.com/

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

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 Salt Lake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bluffdale.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bluffdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Bluffdale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bluffdale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bluffdale) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bluffdale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bluffdale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluffdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4896, Longitude: -111.9483    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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