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Around Dewey ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Fruita (CO). It is located about 38 miles [61 km] to the northeast of where Dewey would have been located. Fruita (CO) has a population of 14,300 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Moab. It is located about 21 miles [ km] to the southwest of Dewey and has a population of 5,400 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Dewey.<2>

  • Bedrock [Montrose County]
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    • Bedrock [Montrose County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Dewey
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedrock have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedrock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedrock<4>
  • Fruita [Mesa County]
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    • Fruita [Mesa County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<2> to the northeast of Dewey
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruita have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fruita<4>
  • Gateway [Mesa County]
  • Glade Park [Mesa County]
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    • Glade Park [Mesa County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Dewey
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glade Park have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glade Park<4>
  • Loma [Mesa County]
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    • Loma [Mesa County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Dewey
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loma have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loma<4>
  • Mack [Mesa County]
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    • Paradox [Montrose County]
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      • Paradox [Montrose County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Dewey
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradox have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradox<4>
    • Brendel [Grand County]
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      • Brendel [Grand County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the west of Dewey
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    • Castle Valley [Grand County]
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      • Castle Valley [Grand County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Dewey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 351 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Crescent Junction [Grand County]
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      • Crescent Junction [Grand County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<2> to the west of Dewey
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    • La Sal [San Juan County]
    • Moab [Grand County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moab
      • Moab [Grand County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the southwest of Dewey
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,373 people
      • Former names for Moab:
      • Grand Valley
      • Mormon Fort
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moab
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moab<4>
    • Spanish Valley [San Juan County]
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      • Spanish Valley [San Juan County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the south of Dewey
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    • Thompson Springs [Grand County]
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      • Thompson Springs [Grand County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northwest of Dewey
      • Thompson Springs has also been known as:
      • Thompson
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thompson Springs<4>

For more communities neighboring Dewey, please visit our County-by-County Page for Dewey.

Grand County ...

Dewey would have been located within present day Grand County<5>.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Grand County: Garfield (CO), Mesa (CO), Carbon, Emery, San Juan & Uintah.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Dewey ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dewey.

Airports Near Dewey ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<6> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Dewey and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Dewey.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Grand County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Grand County: www.grandcountyutah.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dewey.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dewey) 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 Dewey. 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 DeweyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dewey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8139, Longitude: -109.2968       In this case, the coordinates for Dewey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>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.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Grand, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Dewey), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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