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Welcome to Oakley ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Oakley has a population of 1,740 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Oakley.
Oakley is 6,560 feet [1,999 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Oakley is 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Oakley lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Oakley lies within the (435) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oakley had an population of 1,740 people. This is an increase of 18.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 83.54% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Oakley had a population of 1,470 people. This makes Oakley the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Oakley represents 0.05% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 125th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,470 people, the population of Oakley increased 55.06% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 948 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Oakley.
Adding Oakley 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 Oakley 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 Oakley elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Map of the Lincoln Highway (1924).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Oakley on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Oakley ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named Oakley: This one is located in Summit County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.
Beyond Utah, there are 30 communities that are also named Oakley - they are located in Alabama, California, Delaware, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oakley.
Communities near Oakley ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oakley.
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 Oakley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oakley.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oakley. 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 Oakley.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oakley. See our Newspapers Page for Oakley.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oakley ...
Looking for more information about Oakley? 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 Oakley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Oakley.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oakley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Summit County: www.co.summit.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021