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Welcome to Fountain Place ...

Fountain Place is located in Salt Lake County<1>.

The location of Fountain Place has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Fountain Place: Fountain Pl. (or less commonly used: Fountain Plc.)

Fountain Place is 4,260 feet [1,298 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Fountain Place is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Fountain Place: (801) & (385)<4>

Communities Also Named Fountain Place ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Fountain Place - they are located in California and Louisiana.

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

Communities near Fountain Place ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fountain Place.

  • West Valley City [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Valley City
    • West Valley City [Salt Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Fountain Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 133,894 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Valley City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Valley City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Valley City<6>
  • West Jordan [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jordan
    • West Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 116,530 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jordan<6>
  • Sandy [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy
    • Sandy [Salt Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 94,871 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy<6>
  • South Jordan [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Jordan
    • South Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 78,503 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Jordan<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millcreek [Salt Lake County]
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      • Millcreek [Salt Lake County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millcreek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millcreek
    • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County]
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      • Taylorsville [Salt Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,402 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylorsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylorsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Taylorsville<6>
    • Herriman [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herriman
      • Herriman [Salt Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,756 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herriman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herriman<6>
    • Draper [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Draper
      • Draper [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,963 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Draper
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Draper<6>
    • Murray [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murray
      • Murray [Salt Lake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 48,355 people
      • Murray has also been known as:
      • Murray City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murray
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murray<6>
    • Riverton [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverton
      • Riverton [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Fountain Place
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,369 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverton<6>

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 Fountain Place. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fountain Place.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fountain Place. 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 Fountain Place.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fountain Place. See our Newspapers Page for Fountain Place.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fountain Place ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fountain Place. 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>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Salt Lake, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fountain Place - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Fountain Place) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fountain Place. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7477, Longitude: -111.9069       In this case, the coordinates for Fountain Place have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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