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Welcome to Callao (aka 'Willow Springs Station') ...

Callao is located in Juab County.

The pronunciation of Callao: KAL-ee-oh<1>

Callao was established in 1870.

Callao was originally named Willow Springs.<2>

Callao is 4,330 feet [1,320 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Callao is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Callao, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

The telephone area code for Callao: (435)

The ZIP code for Callao: 84034<4>

Communities Also Named Callao ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Callao - they are located in Mississippi, Missouri and Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Callao. 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 Callao. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Callao ...

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

Communities near Callao ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Boyd Station   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Callao

Trout Creek   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Callao

Fishsprings   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Callao

Ibapah   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Callao

Located in Tooele County

Gold Hill   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Callao

Located in Tooele County

Partoun   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Callao

Black Rock Station   [Map]

Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) of Callao

Parker   [Map]

Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Callao

Located in White Pine County (NV)

Tungstonia   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Callao

Located in White Pine County (NV)

Tippett   [Map]

Lies 33 miles [53.1 km] to the West (W) of Callao

Located in White Pine County (NV)

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

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About Juab County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Juab County: www.co.juab.ut.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Callao. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Callao is also known as Willow Springs Station. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Callao.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Callao - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 community (such as Callao). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Callao or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Callao) 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 Callao. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Callao

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Callao. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8979, Longitude: -113.7141     [Map].

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