A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
El Dorado, Utah
Welcome to El Dorado ...
The location of El Dorado has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
El Dorado is 4,240 feet [1,292 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of El Dorado is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: El Dorado lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for El Dorado: (801) & (385)<4>
Adding El Dorado to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of El Dorado in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of El Dorado elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for El Dorado on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named El Dorado ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named El Dorado - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia, Indiana (2), Kansas, New Mexico and Texas (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for El Dorado.
Communities near El Dorado ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near El Dorado.
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 El Dorado. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for El Dorado.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of El Dorado. 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 El Dorado.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around El Dorado. See our Newspapers Page for El Dorado.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for El Dorado ...
Looking for more information about El Dorado? 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 El Dorado, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for El Dorado.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for El Dorado. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021