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Welcome to Rocky Ridge ...

The town of Rocky Ridge is located in Juab County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Rocky Ridge: Rocky Rdg. (or less commonly used: Rocky Rdge. or Rocky Ridg.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rocky Ridge has a population of 857 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Rocky Ridge.

Rocky Ridge is 4,960 feet [1,512 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Rocky Ridge is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

The area code for Rocky Ridge: (435)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rocky Ridge had an population of 857 people. This is an increase of 16.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 112.66% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rocky Ridge had a population of 733 people (which is 7.15% of the total population of Juab County). This makes Rocky Ridge the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Rocky Ridge represents 0.03% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 158th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 733 people, the population of Rocky Ridge increased 81.89% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 403 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rocky Ridge.

Communities Also Named Rocky Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Rocky Ridge - they are located in Alabama (3), Maryland, Missouri, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Washington.

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

Communities near Rocky Ridge ...

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

  • Spanish Fork [Utah County]
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    • Spanish Fork [Utah County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,268 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<5>
  • Springville [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springville
    • Springville [Utah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,572 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springville<5>
  • Payson [Utah County]
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    • Payson [Utah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,033 people
    • Former names for Payson:
    • Fort Peteetneet
    • Pacen
    • Peteetneet
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Payson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Payson<5>
  • Mapleton [Utah County]
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    • Mapleton [Utah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,139 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Salem [Utah County]
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      • Salem [Utah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,866 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
    • Nephi [Juab County]
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      • Nephi [Juab County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Rocky Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,479 people
      • Former name for Nephi:
      • Little Chicago
      • Nephi has also been known as:
      • Nephi City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nephi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nephi<5>
    • Elk Ridge [Utah County]
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      • Elk Ridge [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,427 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Ridge
    • Mona [Juab County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mona
      • Mona [Juab County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Rocky Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,809 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mona<5>
    • Woodland Hills [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Hills
      • Woodland Hills [Utah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Rocky Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Hills
    • Genola [Utah County]
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      • Genola [Utah County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Rocky Ridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,597 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Genola have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Genola

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rocky Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Rocky Ridge? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Rocky Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Rocky Ridge.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Juab County: www.co.juab.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 Juab, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rocky Ridge.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rocky Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Rocky Ridge) 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 Rocky Ridge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rocky RidgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocky Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9332, Longitude: -111.8244    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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