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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to West Haven.

This page contains seven sections:

Around West Haven ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It is located about 31 miles [49 km] to the south of West Haven. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the south of West Haven and has a population of 136,000 people.

For comparison, West Haven has a population of 13,500 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 and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   S   23 miles [37 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Herriman   [Map]   39,224   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Logan   [Map]   51,115   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Roy   [Map]   38,595   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   S   44 miles [70.8 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Tooele   [Map]   34,628   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   S   41 miles [66 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Al Vi Village   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Century Village   [Map]   ---   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clint Village   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Clinton   [Map]   21,971   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Evona   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Greenwood Village   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hooper   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Marriott-Slaterville   [Map]   1,778   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Riverdale   [Map]   8,758   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
South Ogden   [Map]   17,101   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sunset   [Map]   5,286   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Tri-S Village Estates   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Washington Terrace   [Map]   9,152   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
West Weber   [Map]   ---   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Westlake Village   [Map]   ---   S   Less than 2 miles

For more communities neighboring West Haven, please visit our County-by-County Page for West Haven.

Weber County ...

West Haven is located in Weber County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Weber County: Box Elder, Cache, Davis, Morgan, Rich & Tooele.

Curious and Interesting Names Near West Haven ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for West Haven.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Haven ...

Looking for more information about West Haven? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for West Haven, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for West Haven.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for West Haven.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around West Haven. 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 West Haven. 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 to see and places to visit:

For the State of Utah

    Utah Tourism
    Parks for Utah

    Fishing in Utah
    Hunting in Utah

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Utah Statewide Tourism
    West Haven Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Page for West Haven


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 West Haven ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to West Haven.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   ESE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   ESE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   ESE   15 miles [24.1 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 be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to West Haven.

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

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Salt Lake City Intl. (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SLC   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Boise Air Terminal (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   BOI   NW   267 miles [429.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   SSE   70 miles [112.7 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   WSW   108 miles [173.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   ESE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   ESE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   ESE   15 miles [24.1 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       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Boise Air Terminal   (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]
        Website for Boise Air Terminal
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Logan - Cache Airport   (LGU/KLGU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Evanston - Uinta Co. Airport   (EVW/KEVW)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Provo Muni.   (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]
        Website for Provo Municipal Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Wendover Airport   (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]
        Website for Wendover Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ogden - Hinckley Airport   (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Brigham City Airport   (ICAO: KBMC)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Utah

About Weber County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for West Haven: www.westhavencity.com/

The official website for Weber County: www.co.weber.ut.us/

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



Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in West Haven. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- West Haven) 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 Haven. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from West Haven

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Haven. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2080, Longitude: -112.0533     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Haven 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>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to West Haven), 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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By John Hall