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Welcome to Roosevelt ...

The city of Roosevelt is located in Duchesne County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Roosevelt has a population of 7,233 people<2> (see below for details).

Roosevelt was established in 1905.

The community of Roosevelt is 5,160 feet [1,573 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Roosevelt is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

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

Roosevelt lies within the (435) area code.

Websites for Roosevelt ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.duchesne.net/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Roosevelt, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Roosevelt had an population of 7,233 people. This is an increase of 19.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 68.25% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Roosevelt had a population of 6,046 people (which is 32.49% of the total population of Duchesne County). This makes Roosevelt the county's most populous community.

The population of Roosevelt represents 0.22% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 74th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,046 people, the population of Roosevelt increased 40.64% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,299 people).

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

Communities Also Named Roosevelt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Roosevelt - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas (3), Washington (4) and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Roosevelt ...

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

  • Myton [Duchesne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myton
    • Myton [Duchesne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Roosevelt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 606 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Myton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Myton<5>
  • Altamont [Duchesne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altamont
    • Altamont [Duchesne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Roosevelt
    • Estimated population in 2019: 277 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altamont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altamont<5>
  • Independence [Uintah County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Independence
    • Independence [Uintah County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Roosevelt
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Bennett [Uintah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bennett
    • Bennett [Uintah County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Roosevelt
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bennett
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cedarview [Duchesne County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarview
      • Cedarview [Duchesne County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Roosevelt
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarview have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Fort Duchesne [Uintah County]
    • Ioka [Duchesne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ioka
      • Ioka [Duchesne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Roosevelt
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ioka have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Ioka:
      • Mural
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ioka
    • Gusher [Uintah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gusher
      • Gusher [Uintah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Roosevelt
      • Former names for Gusher:
      • Moffat
      • Sober City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gusher
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gusher<5>
    • Hayden [Uintah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayden
      • Hayden [Uintah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Roosevelt
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayden
    • Neola [Duchesne County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Roosevelt ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Duchesne County: www.duchesnegov.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 Duchesne, 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 Roosevelt.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Roosevelt - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Roosevelt) 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 Roosevelt. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Roosevelt

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Roosevelt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2995, Longitude: -109.9889    
<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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