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Wander Village, Utah

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The location of Wander Village

Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Wander Village.

This page contains six sections:

Around Wander Village ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It lies just northwest of Wander Village. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 10 miles [16 km] to the west of Wander Village and has a population of 136,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Wander Village and not the distance if you are going to drive.<2>

Community   2017
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   N   29 miles [46.7 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Orem   [Map]   97,839   S   26 miles [41.8 km]
Provo   [Map]   117,335   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Spanish Fork   [Map]   39,443   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   W   7 miles [11.3 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Canyon Rim   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Canyon View Village   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Cottonwood Village   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Cottonwood   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
East Millcreek   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Enchanted Village   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Greenfield Village   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Hamilton Village   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Hillside Village   [Map]   ---   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Holladay   [Map]   30,709   W   Less than 2 miles
Mount Olympus   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Towne and Country Village   [Map]   ---   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Vista Village   [Map]   ---   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
Woodstock Village   [Map]   ---   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]

For more communities neighboring Wander Village, please visit our County-by-County Page for Wander Village.

Salt Lake County ...

Wander Village is located in Salt Lake County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Salt Lake County: Davis, Morgan, Summit, Tooele, Utah & Wasatch.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Wander Village ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Wander Village.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Wander Village. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wander Village. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Utah

    Utah Tourism
    Parks for Utah

    Fishing in Utah
    Hunting in Utah

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Utah

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Utah

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Utah

Airports Near Wander Village ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Wander Village.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   WSW   9 miles [14.5 km]
South Valley Rgnl. (FAA ID: U42)   [Map]   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Salt Lake City Intl.  (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Skypark Airport (FAA ID: BTF)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Heber City Muni. (FAA ID: 36U)   [Map]   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tooele Valley Airport  (FAA ID: TVY)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Wander Village.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wander Village. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Salt Lake City Intl.  (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Provo Muni.  (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Wendover Airport  (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   W   116 miles [186.7 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   WSW   9 miles [14.5 km]
South Valley Rgnl. (FAA ID: U42)   [Map]   WSW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Skypark Airport (FAA ID: BTF)   [Map]   NNW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Heber City Muni. (FAA ID: 36U)   [Map]   ESE   23 miles [37 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Tooele Valley Airport  (FAA ID: TVY)   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Salt Lake City Intl.   (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]
  Website for Salt Lake City International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Provo Muni.   (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]
  Website for Provo Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Ogden - Hinckley Airport   (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Evanston - Uinta Co. Airport   (EVW/KEVW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Wendover Airport   (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]
  Website for Wendover Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wander Village.

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<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Wander Village) 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 Wander Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wander Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wander Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6647, Longitude: -111.8116     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wander Village have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Wander Village), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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