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Welcome to Lindon ...

The city of Lindon is located in Utah County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lindon has a population of 11,100 people<3> (see below for details).

Lindon was settled in 1850 and was incorporated March 5, 1924.

The community of Lindon is 4,670 feet [1,423 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Lindon is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Lindon: (801) and (385)<5>

The ZIP code for Lindon: 84042<6>

Websites for Lindon ...

Official Website: www.lindoncity.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lindon had an population of 11,100 people. This is an increase of 10.23% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lindon had a population of 10,070 people. This makes Lindon the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Lindon represents 0.36% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 48th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,070 people, the population of Lindon increased 20.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,363 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lindon.

Communities Also Named Lindon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Lindon - they are located in Colorado and Kansas.

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

Communities near Lindon ...

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

  • Provo [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Provo
    • Provo [Utah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southeast of Lindon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 116,618 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<8>
  • Sandy [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy
    • Sandy [Salt Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Lindon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 96,380 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy<8>
  • South Jordan [Salt Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Jordan
    • South Jordan [Salt Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northwest of Lindon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 76,598 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Jordan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Jordan<8>
  • Lehi [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehi
    • Lehi [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northwest of Lindon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 69,724 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lehi have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehi<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Herriman [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herriman
      • Herriman [Salt Lake County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northwest of Lindon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 51,348 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herriman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herriman<8>
    • Draper [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Draper
      • Draper [Salt Lake County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Lindon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 48,587 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Draper
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Draper<8>
    • Riverton [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverton
      • Riverton [Salt Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northwest of Lindon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 44,440 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverton<8>
    • Spanish Fork [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spanish Fork
      • Spanish Fork [Utah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the south of Lindon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 40,913 people
      • Spanish Fork has also been known as:
      • Spanish Fork City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spanish Fork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spanish Fork<8>
    • Eagle Mountain [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Mountain
      • Eagle Mountain [Utah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the west of Lindon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38,391 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Mountain<8>
    • Cottonwood Heights [Salt Lake County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lindon ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Utah

About Utah County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lindon: www.lindoncity.org/

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lindon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lindon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Lindon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lindon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lindon) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lindon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lindon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lindon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3414, Longitude: -111.7186       In this case, the coordinates for Lindon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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