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Welcome to Leland ...

Leland is located in Utah County<1>.

The location of Leland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Leland is 4,560 feet [1,390 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Leland is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Leland: (801) & (385)<4>

Communities Also Named Leland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Leland - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (3), Louisiana, Michigan (3), Mississippi, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Leland ...

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

  • Provo [Utah County]
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    • Provo [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Leland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 116,295 people
    • Former names for Provo:
    • Fort Provo
    • Fort Utah
    • Provo has also been known as:
    • Provo City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Provo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Provo<6>
  • Orem [Utah County]
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    • Orem [Utah County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Leland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 98,970 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orem<6>
  • Pleasant Grove [Utah County]
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    • Pleasant Grove [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Leland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,241 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Grove<6>
  • Saratoga Springs [Utah County]
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    • Saratoga Springs [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Leland
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,501 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saratoga Springs<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • American Fork [Utah County]
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      • American Fork [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Leland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,896 people
      • Former names for American Fork:
      • Lake City
      • McArthursville
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for American Fork<6>
    • Springville [Utah County]
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      • Springville [Utah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Leland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,572 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springville<6>
    • Payson [Utah County]
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      • Payson [Utah County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Leland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,033 people
      • Former names for Payson:
      • Fort Peteetneet
      • Pacen
      • Peteetneet
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Payson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Payson<6>
    • Santaquin [Utah County]
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      • Santaquin [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Leland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,507 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santaquin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santaquin<6>
    • Vineyard [Utah County]
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      • Vineyard [Utah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Leland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,570 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vineyard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vineyard
    • Lindon [Utah County]
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      • Lindon [Utah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Leland
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,462 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lindon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lindon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lindon<6>

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 Leland. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leland.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leland ...

Looking for more information about Leland? 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 Leland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Leland.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Utah County: www.co.utah.ut.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Utah, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Leland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Leland) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0988, Longitude: -111.6902       In this case, the coordinates for Leland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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