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Welcome to Duchesne ...
The pronunciation of Duchesne: Doo-shane<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Duchesne has a population of 1,710 people<3> (see below for details).
Duchesne was established in 1905.
The city of Duchesne was previously named Theodore. Going back to its beginning, The community of Duchesne was originally named Dora. For more information about the names of Duchesne, see The Names of Duchesne on our Genealogy Page.
Duchesne is 5,700 feet [1,737 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Duchesne is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Duchesne lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Duchesne: (435)
Websites for Duchesne ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.duchesne.net/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Duchesne, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Duchesne had an population of 1,710 people. This is an increase of 1.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.45% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Duchesne had a population of 1,690 people (which is 9.08% of the total population of Duchesne County). This makes Duchesne the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Duchesne represents 0.06% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 118th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,690 people, the population of Duchesne increased 20.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,408 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Duchesne.
Communities near Duchesne ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Duchesne.
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 Duchesne. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Duchesne.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Duchesne. 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 Duchesne.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Duchesne. See our Newspapers Page for Duchesne.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duchesne ...
Looking for more information about Duchesne? 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 Duchesne, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Duchesne.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Duchesne. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Duchesne County: www.duchesnegov.net/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2021