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Welcome to Glenwood ...

The town of Glenwood is located in Sevier County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Glenwood has a population of 477 people<2> (see below for details).

Glenwood was established in 1863.

The community of Glenwood is 5,280 feet [1,609 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Glenwood is 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Glenwood is located in the (435) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glenwood had an population of 477 people. This is an increase of 2.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.15% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Glenwood had a population of 464 people. This makes Glenwood the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Glenwood represents 0.02% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 186th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 464 people, the population of Glenwood increased 6.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 437 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Glenwood.

Communities Also Named Glenwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 89 communities that are also named Glenwood - they are located in Alabama (2), Alberta, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (4), Georgia (4), Hawaii, Idaho (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (6), Nova Scotia, Ohio (5), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas (2), Virginia (5), Washington (3) and West Virginia (4).

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

Communities near Glenwood ...

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

  • Richfield [Sevier County]
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    • Richfield [Sevier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Glenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,911 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richfield<5>
  • Salina [Sevier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salina
    • Salina [Sevier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Glenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,648 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salina<5>
  • Monroe [Sevier County]
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    • Monroe [Sevier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,383 people
    • Former names for Monroe:
    • Alma
    • Monkey Town
    • South Bend
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<5>
  • Aurora [Sevier County]
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    • Aurora [Sevier County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Glenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,061 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Elsinore [Sevier County]
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      • Elsinore [Sevier County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 893 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elsinore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elsinore<5>
    • Annabella [Sevier County]
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      • Annabella [Sevier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annabella
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annabella<5>
    • Redmond [Sevier County]
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      • Redmond [Sevier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Glenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Redmond have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<5>
    • Central Valley [Sevier County]
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      • Central Valley [Sevier County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 579 people
      • Former names for Central Valley:
      • Central
      • Inverury
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    • Sigurd [Sevier County]
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      • Sigurd [Sevier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Glenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 447 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sigurd
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sigurd<5>
    • Joseph [Sevier County]
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      • Joseph [Sevier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Glenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 360 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joseph

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glenwood ...

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

Adding Glenwood to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Glenwood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Glenwood was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1890.

We also found Glenwood in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Glenwood on our Genealogy Page.

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

The official website for Sevier County: www.sevierutah.net/

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 Sevier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Glenwood.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Glenwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glenwood) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Glenwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GlenwoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7633, Longitude: -111.9888    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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