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Clearfield, Utah

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The location of Clearfield

Welcome to Clearfield ...

The city of Clearfield is located in Davis County.

The location of Clearfield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Clearfield has a population of 31,363 people<2> (see below for details).

Clearfield was settled in 1877 and was incorporated July 17, 1922.

The community of Clearfield is 4,440 feet [1,353 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Clearfield is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Clearfield: (801) & (385)<4>

The ZIP codes for Clearfield: 84015, 84016, 84089<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Clearfield had a population of 30,112 people (which is 9.83% of the total population of Davis County). This makes Clearfield the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Clearfield represents 1.09% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 30,112 people, the population of Clearfield increased 15.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 25,974 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Clearfield had an population of 31,363 people. This is an increase of 4.15% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Clearfield ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<6>.

Community   2017
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Centerville   [Map]   17,657   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Farmington   [Map]   24,066   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
North Ogden   [Map]   19,465   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
North Salt Lake   [Map]   20,507   S   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Clearfield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Clearfield - they are located in Delaware, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania (2), Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Clearfield. 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 Clearfield. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Clearfield.

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

Websites for Clearfield ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clearfield ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Clearfield:

The official website for Davis County:

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clearfield.

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

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<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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

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<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Clearfield) 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 Clearfield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Clearfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clearfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1027, Longitude: -112.0240     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clearfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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