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The location of West Bountiful









Welcome to West Bountiful ...

The city of West Bountiful is located in Davis County.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Bountiful: W. Bountiful

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, West Bountiful has a population of 5,650 people<2> (see below for details).

West Bountiful was settled in 1848 and was incorporated in 1948.

The community of West Bountiful is 4,230 feet [1,289 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of West Bountiful is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for West Bountiful: (801) & (385)<4>

The ZIP code for West Bountiful: 84087<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Bountiful had a population of 5,265 people. This makes West Bountiful the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of West Bountiful represents 0.19% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 5,265 people, the population of West Bountiful increased 17.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,484 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, West Bountiful had an population of 5,650 people. This is an increase of 7.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Bountiful.

Communities near West Bountiful ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from West Bountiful and not the distance if you are going to drive.<6>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Holladay   [Map]   30,709   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Midvale   [Map]   33,208   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

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 West Bountiful. 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 West Bountiful. 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 West Bountiful.

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

Websites for West Bountiful ...

Official Website: www.westbountiful.utah.gov/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Bountiful ...

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

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About Davis County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for West Bountiful: www.westbountiful.utah.gov/

The official website for Davis County: www.daviscountyutah.gov/

The official website for State of Utah: www.utah.gov/


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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Bountiful - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as West Bountiful). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether West Bountiful or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>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 from Point A (ie- West Bountiful) 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 West Bountiful. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Bountiful

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Bountiful. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8979, Longitude: -111.9071     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Bountiful have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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