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Nearest Communities to Bruin Point By- County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Bruin Point, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Bruin Point:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the southwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance .<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following information helps.


Bruin Point is located in Carbon County.

The following 5 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Carbon County: Duchesne, Emery, Grand, Sanpete & Utah.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 34 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> of Bruin Point. Of these communities, 10 are located in counties other than Carbon County.

We usually exclude communities where we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Bruin Point (which is Carbon County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Bruin Point. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

  • Carbon County     (The county where Bruin Point resides)
    • County Website:   www.carboncountyutah.com/
    • County Seat for Carbon:   Price
    • Genealogy Websites   ...
    • Nearest Communities to Bruin Point   ...
      • Upper Sunnyside [Carbon County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Sunnyside
        • Upper Sunnyside [Carbon County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Upper Sunnyside have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Sunnyside
      • Sunnyside [Carbon County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
        • Sunnyside [Carbon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Estimated population in 2013: 371 people
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside
        • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunnyside<4>
      • East Carbon City [Carbon County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Carbon City
        • East Carbon City [Carbon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
        • Estimated population in 2019: 1,584 people
        • Former names for East Carbon City:
        • Drager
        • Dragerton
        • East Carbon City has also been known as:
        • East Carbon
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Carbon City
        • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Carbon City<4>
      • Columbia [Carbon County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
        • Columbia [Carbon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
      • Sunnydale [Carbon County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnydale
        • Sunnydale [Carbon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunnydale have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnydale
      • Columbia Junction [Carbon County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia Junction
        • Columbia Junction [Carbon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia Junction
      • Continue List ...
        • Harper [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harper
          • Harper [Carbon County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the north of Bruin Point
          • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Harper. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
          • Former names for Harper:
          • Minnie Maud
          • Nine Mile
        • Kiz [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiz
          • Kiz [Carbon County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Kiz. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
        • Sunnyside Junction [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside Junction
          • Sunnyside Junction [Carbon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunnyside Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside Junction
        • Wellington [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellington
          • Wellington [Carbon County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Estimated population in 2019: 1,620 people
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellington
          • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellington<4>
        • Kenilworth [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenilworth
          • Kenilworth [Carbon County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenilworth
        • Price [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Price
          • Price [Carbon County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Estimated population in 2019: 8,332 people
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Price have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Price
          • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Price<4>
        • Wood Hill [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wood Hill
          • Wood Hill [Carbon County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wood Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wood Hill
        • Carbonville [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbonville
          • Carbonville [Carbon County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carbonville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbonville
        • Spring Glen [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Glen
          • Spring Glen [Carbon County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Glen
        • Heiner [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heiner
          • Heiner [Carbon County] was located 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heiner have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Former names for Heiner:
          • Carbon
          • Panther
        • Helper [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helper
          • Helper [Carbon County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Estimated population in 2019: 2,105 people
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helper
          • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helper<4>
        • Castle Gate [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Gate
          • Castle Gate [Carbon County] was located 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Castle Gate. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
        • Martin [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martin
          • Martin [Carbon County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martin have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin
        • Royal [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royal
          • Royal [Carbon County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Former names for Royal:
          • Bear Canyon
          • Cameron
          • Rolapp
        • Peerless [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peerless
          • Peerless [Carbon County] was located 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
        • Spring Canyon [Carbon County] - Historic
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Canyon
          • Spring Canyon [Carbon County] was located 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Canyon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Spring Canyon has also been known as:
          • Storrs
        • Wildcat [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wildcat
          • Wildcat [Carbon County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wildcat have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wildcat
        • Hiawatha [Carbon County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiawatha
          • Hiawatha [Carbon County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the west of Bruin Point
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiawatha
  • Duchesne County
  • Emery County
    • County Website:   www.co.emery.ut.us/
    • County Seat for Emery:   Castle Dale
    • Genealogy Websites   ...
    • Nearest Communities to Bruin Point   ...
      • Horse Canyon [Emery County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horse Canyon
        • Horse Canyon [Emery County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horse Canyon have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Horse Canyon
      • Cedar [Emery County] - Historic
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar
        • Cedar [Emery County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Grassy [Emery County] - Historic
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grassy
        • Grassy [Emery County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Grassy. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Woodside [Emery County] - Historic
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodside
        • Woodside [Emery County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Bruin Point
        • Former name for Woodside:
        • Lower Crossing
      • Victor [Emery County] - Historic
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Victor
        • Victor [Emery County] was located 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
      • Desert Lake [Emery County] - Historic
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Desert Lake
        • Desert Lake [Emery County] was located 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
        • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Desert Lake. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<5>
      • Elmo [Emery County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elmo
        • Elmo [Emery County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
        • Estimated population in 2019: 402 people
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elmo have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elmo
        • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elmo<4>
      • Cleveland [Emery County]
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland
        • Cleveland [Emery County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
        • Estimated population in 2019: 440 people
        • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
        • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<4>
      • Continue List ...
        • Huntington [Emery County]
          • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
          • Huntington [Emery County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Bruin Point
          • Estimated population in 2019: 1,934 people
          • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
          • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntington<4>

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Footnotes ...

<1>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 from Point A (ie- Bruin Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bruin Point. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6416, Longitude: -110.3457       In this case, the coordinates for Bruin Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 


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