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Welcome to Redmond ...

The town of Redmond is located in Sevier County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Redmond has a population of 747 people<3> (see below for details).

Redmond was established in 1875.

The community of Redmond is 5,110 feet [1,558 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Redmond is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Redmond: (435)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Redmond had an population of 747 people. This is an increase of 2.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.2% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Redmond had a population of 730 people. This makes Redmond the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Redmond represents 0.03% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 159th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 730 people, the population of Redmond decreased 7.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 788 people).

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

Adding Redmond 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 Redmond 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 Redmond elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Redmond mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Redmond on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Redmond ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Redmond - they are located in Colorado, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Washington and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Redmond ...

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

  • Richfield [Sevier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richfield
    • Richfield [Sevier County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Redmond
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,888 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richfield<6>
  • Gunnison [Sanpete County]
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    • Gunnison [Sanpete County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Redmond
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,585 people
    • Former name for Gunnison:
    • Hog Wallow
    • Gunnison has also been known as:
    • Gunnison City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gunnison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gunnison<6>
  • Centerfield [Sanpete County]
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    • Centerfield [Sanpete County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Redmond
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerfield<6>
  • Aurora [Sevier County]
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    • Aurora [Sevier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Redmond
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,052 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mayfield [Sanpete County]
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      • Mayfield [Sanpete County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Redmond
      • Estimated population in 2019: 552 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former names for Mayfield:
      • Arrapene
      • Cobblehaven
      • Frog Hollow
      • New London
      • Order
      • Skinny
      • Skunk
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mayfield<6>
    • Glenwood [Sevier County]
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      • Glenwood [Sevier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Redmond
      • Estimated population in 2019: 476 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood<6>
    • Sigurd [Sevier County]
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      • Sigurd [Sevier County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Redmond
      • Estimated population in 2019: 443 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sigurd
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sigurd<6>
    • Sterling [Sanpete County]
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      • Sterling [Sanpete County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Redmond
      • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
      • Former names for Sterling:
      • Buncetown
      • Bunceville
      • Leesburg
      • Pettytown
      • Pettyville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling<6>
    • Fayette [Sanpete County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayette
      • Fayette [Sanpete County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Redmond
      • Estimated population in 2019: 263 people
      • Former name for Fayette:
      • Warm Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayette<6>
    • Axtell [Sanpete County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Axtell
      • Axtell [Sanpete County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Redmond
      • Former name for Axtell:
      • Willow Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Axtell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Redmond ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sevier County: www.sevierutah.net/

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 Sevier, 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 Redmond.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Redmond - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Redmond) 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 Redmond. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Redmond

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Redmond. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0058, Longitude: -111.8671       In this case, the coordinates for Redmond 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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