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Welcome to Brigham City ...

The city of Brigham City is located in Box Elder County<1> and is the County Seat for Box Elder County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Brigham City has a population of 19,601 people<2> (see below for details).

Brigham City was established in 1853.

From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<3> the origin of Brigham City is described as "Named for Brigham Young."

The community of Brigham City is 4,230 feet [1,289 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Brigham City is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Brigham City: (435)

The ZIP code for Brigham City: 84302<5>

Websites for Brigham City ...

Official Website: www.brigham-city.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Brigham City had an population of 19,601 people. This is an increase of 9.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brigham City had a population of 17,899 people (which is 35.82% of the total population of Box Elder County). This makes Brigham City the county's most populous community.

The population of Brigham City represents 0.65% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,899 people, the population of Brigham City increased 2.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 17,411 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Brigham City.

Communities Also Named Brigham City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Brigham City - it's located in Arizona.

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

Communities near Brigham City ...

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

  • Ogden [Weber County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ogden
    • Ogden [Weber County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Brigham City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 87,773 people
    • Former names for Ogden:
    • Brownsville
    • Fort Buenaventura
    • Ogden has also been known as:
    • Ogden City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ogden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ogden<7>
  • Logan [Cache County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan
    • Logan [Cache County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Brigham City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 51,542 people
    • Former name for Logan:
    • Fort Logan
    • Logan has also been known as:
    • Logan City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan<7>
  • North Ogden [Weber County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Ogden
    • North Ogden [Weber County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Brigham City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Ogden have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Ogden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Ogden<7>
  • Pleasant View [Weber County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant View
    • Pleasant View [Weber County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Brigham City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant View have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant View
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tremonton [Box Elder County]
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      • Tremonton [Box Elder County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Brigham City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,206 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremonton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tremonton<7>
    • Hyrum [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyrum
      • Hyrum [Cache County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Brigham City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,619 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyrum
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyrum<7>
    • Providence [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Providence
      • Providence [Cache County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Brigham City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,780 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Providence have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Providence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Providence<7>
    • Plain City [Weber County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plain City
      • Plain City [Weber County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Brigham City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,669 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plain City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plain City
    • Farr West [Weber County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farr West
      • Farr West [Weber County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Brigham City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,385 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farr West have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farr West
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farr West<7>
    • Nibley [Cache County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nibley
      • Nibley [Cache County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Brigham City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,135 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nibley have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nibley

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brigham City. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Brigham City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brigham City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Utah

About Box Elder County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Brigham City: www.brigham-city.org/

The official website for Box Elder County: www.boxeldercounty.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 Box Elder, 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 Brigham City.
<3>The full book title is The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition). See our References and Mentions section for Brigham City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brigham City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Brigham City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brigham City 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brigham City) 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 Brigham City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brigham City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brigham City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5105, Longitude: -112.0147    
<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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