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Welcome to Boulder ...

The town of Boulder is located in Garfield County.

When the people of Boulder refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Boulderite<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Boulder has a population of 240 people<2> (see below for details).

Boulder was established in 1890.

The community of Boulder is 7,050 feet [2,149 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Boulder is about 1¼ mile [or ~2¼ km] above sea level.

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

Boulder is within the boundaries of the (435) area code.

The ZIP code for Boulder: 84716<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Boulder had a population of 226 people. This makes Boulder the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 226 people, the population of Boulder increased 25.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 180 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Boulder had an population of 240 people. This is an increase of 6.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.33% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Boulder ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Boulder - they are located in British Columbia, California, Colorado (2), Idaho, Illinois, Montana, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Boulder. 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 Boulder. 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 Boulder.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boulder ...

Looking for more information about Boulder? 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 Boulder, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Boulder.

Communities near Boulder ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Escalante   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the Southwest (SW) of Boulder

Grover   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of Boulder

Located in Wayne County

Teasdale   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) of Boulder

Located in Wayne County

Torrey   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) of Boulder

Located in Wayne County

Notom   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Boulder

Located in Wayne County

Bicknell   [Map]

Lies 30 miles [48.3 km] to the North (N) of Boulder

Located in Wayne County

Osiris   [Map]

Lies 30 miles [48.3 km] to the West (W) of Boulder

Aldridge   [Map]

Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Boulder

Located in Wayne County

Widtsoe   [Map]

Lies 31 miles [49.9 km] to the West (W) of Boulder

Antimony   [Map]

Lies 34 miles [54.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Boulder

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Boulder refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Boulder may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Boulder.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boulder - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 town (such as Boulder). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Boulder or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Boulder) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boulder. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9097, Longitude: -111.4244     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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