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Welcome to Mapleton ...

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

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mapleton has a population of 10,731 people<3> (see below for details).

Mapleton was settled in 1856 and was incorporated April 1, 1948.

The community of Mapleton is 4,760 feet [1,451 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Mapleton is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

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

The ZIP code for Mapleton: 84664<6>

Websites for Mapleton ...

Official Website: www.mapleton.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mapleton had an population of 10,731 people. This is an increase of 34.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 84.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mapleton had a population of 7,979 people. This makes Mapleton the county's 16th most populous community.

The population of Mapleton represents 0.29% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 7,979 people, the population of Mapleton increased 37.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,809 people).

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

Communities Also Named Mapleton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Mapleton - they are located in Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick (2), New Hampshire, New York (3), North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mapleton ...

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

  • Provo [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Provo
    • Provo [Utah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Mapleton
    • 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>
  • Orem [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orem
    • Orem [Utah County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Mapleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 97,828 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orem<8>
  • Pleasant Grove [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Grove
    • Pleasant Grove [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northwest of Mapleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,258 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<8>
  • Payson [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Payson
    • Payson [Utah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Mapleton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,303 people
    • Former names for Payson:
    • Fort Peteetneet
    • Pacen
    • Peteetneet
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Payson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Payson<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Santaquin [Utah County]
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      • Santaquin [Utah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the southwest of Mapleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,865 people
      • Former name for Santaquin:
      • Summit Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santaquin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santaquin<8>
    • Vineyard [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vineyard
      • Vineyard [Utah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Mapleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,866 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]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lindon
      • Lindon [Utah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Mapleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,100 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<8>
    • Salem [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
      • Salem [Utah County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southwest of Mapleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<8>
    • Elk Ridge [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elk Ridge
      • Elk Ridge [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southwest of Mapleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,335 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Ridge
    • Woodland Hills [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Hills
      • Woodland Hills [Utah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the southwest of Mapleton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,590 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Hills

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mapleton ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mapleton: www.mapleton.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 Mapleton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mapleton - 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 Mapleton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mapleton 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mapleton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mapleton. 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 Mapleton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mapleton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1246, Longitude: -111.5701       In this case, the coordinates for Mapleton 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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