A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Lapoint ...
The location of Lapoint has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Lapoint is 5,560 feet [1,695 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Lapoint is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Lapoint lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lapoint is within the (435) area code.
Communities near Lapoint ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lapoint.
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 Lapoint. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lapoint.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lapoint. 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 Lapoint.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lapoint. See our Newspapers Page for Lapoint.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lapoint ...
Looking for more information about Lapoint? 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 Lapoint, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lapoint.
Adding Lapoint to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lapoint 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 Lapoint was on a map titled Road Map for Utah (from Shell Oil, 1950).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lapoint on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lapoint. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Uintah County: www.co.uintah.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022