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Herriman, Utah

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Welcome to Herriman ...

The town of Herriman is located in Salt Lake County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Herriman has a population of 39,224 people<1> (see below for details).

Herriman was established in 1849 and was incorporated in 1999.

The community of Herriman is 4,990 feet [1,521 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Herriman is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Herriman: (801) and (385)<3>

The ZIP code for Herriman: 84096<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Herriman had a population of 21,785 people. This makes Herriman the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Herriman represents 0.79% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 32nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 21,785 people, the population of Herriman increased 1,330.4% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,523 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Herriman had an population of 39,224 people. This is an increase of 80.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2,475.44% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Herriman ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Herriman and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Draper   [Map]   47,710   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   38,845   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Salt Lake City   [Map]   200,544   N   18 miles [29 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Herriman. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Herriman. 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 Herriman.

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

Websites for Herriman ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Herriman ...

Looking for more information about Herriman? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Herriman, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Herriman.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Herriman. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Herriman.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Herriman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Herriman.

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<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 town (such as Herriman). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Herriman or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Herriman. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Herriman) 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 Herriman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Herriman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Herriman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5081, Longitude: -112.0246     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Herriman.


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