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Welcome to Heber City (aka 'Heber') ...

The city of Heber City is located in Wasatch County<1> and is the County Seat for Wasatch County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Heber City has a population of 17,082 people<2> (see below for details).

Heber City was established in 1859.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Heber City: Named after Heber C. Kimball (1801-1868), one of the original twelve apostles of the Latter Day Saints.

The city of Heber City has also been called Heber.

The community of Heber City is 5,600 feet [1,707 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Heber City is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

The telephone area code for Heber City: (435)

The ZIP code for Heber City: 84032<4>

Websites for Heber City ...

Official Website: www.ci.heber.ut.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Heber City had an population of 17,082 people. This is an increase of 50.34% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 134.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Heber City had a population of 11,362 people (which is 48.29% of the total population of Wasatch County). This makes Heber City the county's most populous community.

The population of Heber City represents 0.41% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 46th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,362 people, the population of Heber City increased 55.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 7,291 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Heber City.

Adding Heber City 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 Heber City in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Heber City elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Heber City mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities near Heber City ...

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

  • Pleasant Grove [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Grove
    • Pleasant Grove [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Heber City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,258 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Grove<7>
  • Lindon [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lindon
    • Lindon [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Heber City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,100 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lindon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lindon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lindon<7>
  • Alpine [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpine
    • Alpine [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Heber City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,498 people
    • Former names for Alpine:
    • Dry Creek Settlement
    • Fort Wordsworth
    • Mountainville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpine<7>
  • Cedar Hills [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Hills
    • Cedar Hills [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Heber City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,083 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Hills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Hills<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Park City [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park City
      • Park City [Summit County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Heber City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,526 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Park City<7>
    • Kamas [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kamas
      • Kamas [Summit County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Heber City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kamas have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kamas
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kamas<7>
    • Oakley [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakley
      • Oakley [Summit County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Heber City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,740 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oakley<7>
    • Francis [Summit County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Francis
      • Francis [Summit County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Heber City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,574 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Francis have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Francis
    • Hideout [Wasatch County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hideout
      • Hideout [Wasatch County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Heber City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 998 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hideout have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hideout
    • Wallsburg [Wasatch County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallsburg
      • Wallsburg [Wasatch County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Heber City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 385 people
      • Former names for Wallsburg:
      • Little Warm Valley
      • Round Valley
      • Wallsburg Fort
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wallsburg<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Heber City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Wasatch County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Heber City: www.ci.heber.ut.us/

The official website for Wasatch County: www.co.wasatch.ut.us/

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 Wasatch, 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 Heber City.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Heber City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Heber City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Heber City or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Heber City) 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 Heber City. 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 Heber City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Heber City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5077, Longitude: -111.4135    
<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.
<7>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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