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Wakefield, Utah

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The location of Wakefield

Welcome to Wakefield ...

Wakefield is located in Weber County.

The location of Wakefield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Wakefield is 4,240 feet [1,292 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Wakefield is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Area codes for Wakefield: (801) & (385)<3>

Communities near Wakefield ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Brigham City   [Map]   19,182   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clinton   [Map]   21,971   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
North Ogden   [Map]   19,465   E   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Wakefield.

Communities Also Named Wakefield ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Wakefield - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Rhode Island, Texas (2), Virginia (5), Washington and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wakefield. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wakefield. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Wakefield.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Wakefield:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wakefield ...

Looking for more information about Wakefield? 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.

Looking for more information about Wakefield? 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 Wakefield, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Wakefield.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wakefield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Wakefield) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wakefield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2944, Longitude: -112.0855     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wakefield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wakefield.

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