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Jordan, Utah

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The location of Jordan

Welcome to Jordan ...

Jordan is located in Salt Lake County.

The location of Jordan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Jordan is 4,460 feet [1,359 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Jordan is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Jordan: (801) & (385)<3>

Communities near Jordan ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Jordan and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Orem   [Map]   97,839   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Salt Lake City   [Map]   200,544   N   18 miles [29 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Jordan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 41 communities that are also named Jordan - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas (3), California, Connecticut, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana (3), Iowa, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Texas (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

See 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 Jordan. 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 Jordan. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jordan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jordan - 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).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Jordan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jordan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4999, Longitude: -111.9508     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Jordan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jordan.

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