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Welcome to Ogden (aka 'Ogden City') ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ogden has a population of 87,031 people<3> (see below for details).
Ogden was established in 1844 and was incorporated February 6, 1851.
The city of Ogden was named Brownsville before it was changed to Ogden and going back to its beginning, it was originally named Fort Buenaventura.
The community of Ogden is 4,330 feet [1,320 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Ogden is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Ogden lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Ogden: (801) and (385)<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ogden had a population of 82,825 people (which is 35.82% of the total population of Weber County). This makes Ogden the county's most populous community.
The population of Ogden represents 3% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 82,825 people, the population of Ogden increased 7.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 77,226 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ogden had an population of 87,031 people. This is an increase of 5.08% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.7% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ogden.
Communities near Ogden ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ogden and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ogden.
Communities Also Named Ogden ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Ogden - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (3) and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ogden.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ogden:
Websites for Ogden ...
Official Website: www.ogdencity.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ogden ...
Looking for more information about Ogden? 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 Ogden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ogden.
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The official website for Ogden: www.ogdencity.com/
The official website for Weber County: www.co.weber.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019