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Welcome to Kearns ...

Kearns is located in Salt Lake County.

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

Kearns was established in 1942.

Kearns is 4,530 feet [1,381 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Kearns is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Kearns: (801) & (385)<3>

Communities Also Named Kearns ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Kearns - they are located in Colorado, Georgia, Ontario and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Kearns ...

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

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    • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County]

      • Salt Lake City [Salt Lake County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Kearns
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salt Lake City
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    • West Jordan [Salt Lake County]

      • West Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Kearns
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jordan
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    • Sandy [Salt Lake County]

      • Sandy [Salt Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Kearns
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy
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    • South Jordan [Salt Lake County]

      • South Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Kearns
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Jordan
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    • Lehi [Utah County]

      • Lehi [Utah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Kearns
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehi
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    • Millcreek [Salt Lake County]

      • Millcreek [Salt Lake County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Kearns
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millcreek
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    • Murray [Salt Lake County]

      • Murray [Salt Lake County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Kearns
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    • Draper [Salt Lake County]

      • Draper [Salt Lake County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Kearns
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    • Herriman [Salt Lake County]

      • Herriman [Salt Lake County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Kearns
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    • Riverton [Salt Lake County]

      • Riverton [Salt Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Kearns
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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 Kearns. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kearns.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kearns ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Utah

About Salt Lake County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kearns - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kearns) 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 Kearns. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kearns

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kearns. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6599, Longitude: -111.9963       In this case, the coordinates for Kearns have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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