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Welcome to Jordan ...
The location of Jordan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Jordan is 4,460 feet [1,359 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation 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
Area codes for Jordan: (801) and (385)<4>
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.
Communities near Jordan ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jordan.
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 Jordan. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jordan.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around 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.
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.
Adding Jordan to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Jordan 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 Jordan was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Jordan on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1900.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jordan on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022