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Welcome to Centerville ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Centerville has a population of 17,587 people<2> (see below for details).

Centerville was established in 1849.

The city of Centerville was previously named Deuel Creek. Going back to its beginning, The community of Centerville was originally named Deuel Creek. For more information about the names of Centerville, see The Names of Centerville on our Genealogy Page.

Centerville is 4,240 feet [1,292 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Centerville is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Centerville: (801) and (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Centerville: 84014<5>

Websites for Centerville ...

Official Website: www.centervilleut.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Centerville had an population of 17,587 people. This is an increase of 14.69% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.58% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Centerville had a population of 15,335 people (or 5% of the total population of Davis County). This makes Centerville the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Centerville represents 0.55% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 44th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 15,335 people, the population of Centerville increased 5.14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 14,585 people).

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

Adding Centerville 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 Centerville 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 Centerville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Centerville on a .

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

Communities Also Named Centerville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 143 communities that are also named Centerville - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (4), California (6), Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia (10), Idaho, Illinois (7), Indiana (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (9), Kentucky (3), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts (3), Michigan (2), Minnesota (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), Montana (4), Nebraska, Nevada (3), New Jersey (5), New Mexico, New York (6), North Carolina, Ohio (9), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (12), Rhode Island (2), South Carolina (4), South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas (3), Vermont (3), Virginia (9), Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (4).

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

Communities near Centerville ...

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

  • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Lake City
    • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Centerville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 200,567 people
    • Former name for Salt Lake City:
    • Great Salt Lake City
    • 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 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Centerville
    • 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>
  • Layton [Davis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Layton
    • Layton [Davis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Centerville
    • 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>
  • Millcreek [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millcreek
    • Millcreek [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Centerville
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylorsville
      • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Centerville
      • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Centerville
      • 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>
    • Roy [Weber County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roy
      • Roy [Weber County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Centerville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39,613 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roy<7>
    • Kearns [Salt Lake County]
    • Kaysville [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kaysville
      • Kaysville [Davis County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Centerville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,390 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kaysville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kaysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kaysville<7>
    • Clearfield [Davis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clearfield
      • Clearfield [Davis County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northwest of Centerville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clearfield have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clearfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clearfield<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 Centerville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Centerville.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Centerville. See our Newspapers Page for Centerville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Centerville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Utah

About Davis County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Centerville: www.centervilleut.net/

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 Centerville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Centerville - 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 Centerville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Centerville 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 from Point A (ie- Centerville) 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 Centerville. 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 Centerville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Centerville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9131, Longitude: -111.8789    
<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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