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Welcome to Layton ...
The city of Layton is located in Davis County.
The location of Layton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Layton has a population of 76,691 people<2> (see below for details).
Layton was incorporated in 1920.
The community of Layton is 4,450 feet [1,356 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Layton is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Layton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Layton: (801) and (385)<4>
The ZIP codes for Layton: 84040, 84041<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Layton had a population of 67,311 people (or 21.96% of the total population of Davis County). This makes Layton the county's most populous community.
The population of Layton represents 2.44% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 9th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 67,311 people, the population of Layton increased 15.11% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 58,474 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Layton had an population of 76,691 people. This is an increase of 13.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.15% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Layton.
Communities near Layton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Layton.
Communities Also Named Layton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Layton - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), New Jersey, Ohio, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Layton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Layton:
Websites for Layton ...
Official Website: www.laytoncity.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Layton ...
Looking for more information about Layton? 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 Layton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Layton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Layton: www.laytoncity.org/
The official website for Davis County: www.daviscountyutah.gov/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019