Cottonwood Heights, Utah
(Salt Lake County)
Welcome to Cottonwood Heights ...
The city of Cottonwood Heights is located in Salt Lake County.
A typical abbreviation for Cottonwood Heights: Cottonwood Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Cottonwood Heights had a population of 33,433 people.<1> (see below for details).
Cottonwood Heights was incorporated in 2005.
The community of Cottonwood Heights is 4,790 feet [1,460 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Cottonwood Heights is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Cottonwood Heights lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Cottonwood Heights: (801) and (385)<3>
Communities near Cottonwood Heights ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Cottonwood Heights.
Communities Also Named Cottonwood Heights ...
While we believe that this Cottonwood Heights is located in Salt Lake County, we know of another 2 Utah communities named Cottonwood Heights. Those communities are located in the following counties: Davis and Weber County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cottonwood Heights.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cottonwood Heights. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cottonwood Heights. 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 Cottonwood Heights:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cottonwood Heights ...
Looking for more information about Cottonwood Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Cottonwood Heights, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cottonwood Heights.
Search for Local Businesses ...
People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cottonwood Heights. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.