A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Lehi ...
The location of Lehi has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lehi has a population of 69,724 people<3> (see below for details).
Lehi was established in 1850 and was incorporated February 5, 1852.
From The Origin of Certain Place Names,<4> the origin of Lehi is described as "Named for a character in the book of Mormon."
The community of Lehi is 4,580 feet [1,396 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Lehi is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Lehi lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Lehi: (801) and (385)<6>
The ZIP code for Lehi: 84043<7>
Websites for Lehi ...
Official Website: www.lehi-ut.gov/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lehi had an population of 69,724 people. This is an increase of 47.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 266.43% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lehi had a population of 47,407 people (which is 9.18% of the total population of Utah County). This makes Lehi the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Lehi represents 1.72% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 13th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 47,407 people, the population of Lehi increased 149.14% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,028 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lehi.
Adding Lehi to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Lehi in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Lehi elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Lehi mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lehi on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Lehi ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Lehi - they are located in Arizona and Arkansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lehi.
Communities near Lehi ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lehi.
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 Lehi. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lehi.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lehi. 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 Lehi.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lehi. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lehi.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lehi ...
Looking for more information about Lehi? 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 Lehi, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lehi.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lehi: www.lehi-ut.gov/
The official website for Utah County: www.co.utah.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2021