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Welcome to Bountiful ...

The city of Bountiful is located in Davis County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bountiful has a population of 43,981 people<2> (see below for details).

Bountiful was established in 1847 and was incorporated in 1892.

The city of Bountiful was previously named North Canyon Settlement. Before North Canyon Settlement, it was named North Canyon Ward. Going back to its beginning, The community of Bountiful was originally named Calls Settlement. For more information about the names of Bountiful, see The Names of Bountiful on our Genealogy Page.

Bountiful is 4,790 feet [1,460 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Bountiful is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Bountiful: (801) and (385)<4>

The ZIP codes for Bountiful: 84010-84011<5>

Websites for Bountiful ...

Official Website: www.bountifulutah.gov/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bountiful had an population of 43,981 people. This is an increase of 3.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bountiful had a population of 42,552 people (or 13.88% of the total population of Davis County). This makes Bountiful the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Bountiful represents 1.54% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 15th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 42,552 people, the population of Bountiful increased 3.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 41,301 people).

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

Adding Bountiful to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Bountiful in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Bountiful elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Bountiful on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bountiful on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Bountiful ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Bountiful - it's located in Colorado.

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

Communities near Bountiful ...

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

  • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Lake City
    • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Bountiful
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,567 people
    • 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]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Valley City
    • West Valley City [Salt Lake County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Bountiful
    • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Bountiful
    • 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>
  • Layton [Davis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Layton
    • Layton [Davis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Bountiful
    • Estimated population in 2019: 78,014 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Layton have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Layton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Layton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millcreek [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millcreek
      • Millcreek [Salt Lake County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Bountiful
      • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Bountiful
      • 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray
      • Murray [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Bountiful
      • 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>
    • Kearns [Salt Lake County]
    • Cottonwood Heights [Salt Lake County]
    • Midvale [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Midvale
      • Midvale [Salt Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Bountiful
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Midvale have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Midvale has also been known as:
      • Midvale City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Midvale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midvale<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 Bountiful. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bountiful.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bountiful. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bountiful.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bountiful ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Utah

About Davis County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bountiful: www.bountifulutah.gov/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bountiful.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bountiful - 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 Bountiful). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bountiful or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Bountiful includes: 84010 & 84011.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Bountiful) 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 Bountiful. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bountiful

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bountiful. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8842, Longitude: -111.8922    
<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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