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Welcome to Fort Douglas ...

Fort Douglas is located in Salt Lake County.

A typical abbreviation for Fort Douglas: Ft. Douglas

Fort Douglas is 4,890 feet [1,490 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the altitude of Fort Douglas is about 1 mile [or 1½ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Fort Douglas: (801) & (385)<2>

Communities Also Named Fort Douglas ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Fort Douglas - it's located in Arkansas.

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

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 Fort Douglas. 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 Fort Douglas. 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 Fort Douglas.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Douglas ...

Looking for more information about Fort Douglas? 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.

Looking for more information about Fort Douglas? 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 Fort Douglas, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Fort Douglas.

Communities near Fort Douglas ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Salt Lake City   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the West (W) of Fort Douglas

West Valley City   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Fort Douglas

West Jordan   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Fort Douglas

Sandy   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of Fort Douglas

South Jordan   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the South (S) of Fort Douglas

Millcreek   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the South (S) of Fort Douglas

Taylorsville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Fort Douglas

Murray   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Fort Douglas

Draper   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the South (S) of Fort Douglas

Riverton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the South (S) of Fort Douglas

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Utah

About Salt Lake County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fort Douglas. 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/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fort Douglas - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fort Douglas) 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 Fort Douglas. 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 Fort Douglas

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Douglas. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7642, Longitude: -111.8336     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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