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Welcome to Desert ...
The location of Desert has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Desert is 4,500 feet [1,372 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Desert is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Desert lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Desert: (435)
Communities Also Named Desert ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Desert - they are located in Arizona, Nevada (2), New Mexico, Nova Scotia, Oregon and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Desert.
Communities near Desert ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Desert.
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 Desert. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Desert.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Desert. 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 Desert.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Desert. See our Newspapers Page for Desert.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Desert ...
Looking for more information about Desert? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Desert, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Desert.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Desert. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Emery County: www.co.emery.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2021