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Echo, Utah

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The location of Echo

Welcome to Echo ...

Echo is located in Summit County.

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

Echo was established in 1854.

Echo is 5,460 feet [1,664 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Echo is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Echo is located in the (435) area code.

Communities near Echo ...

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 if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Coalville   [Map]   1,559   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Croydon   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Devils Slide   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Emory   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grass Creek - Historic   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Henefer   [Map]   923   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Echo ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 34 communities that are also named Echo - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), California (4), Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas (3), Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Echo. 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 Echo. 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 Echo.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Echo ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Summit County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Echo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The official website for State of Utah:

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Echo) 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 Echo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Echo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9777, Longitude: -111.4433     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Echo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Echo.

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