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The location of West Haven









Welcome to West Haven ...

The city of West Haven is located in Weber County.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Haven: W. Haven

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, West Haven has a population of 13,532 people<2> (see below for details).

West Haven was settled in 1854 and was incorporated July 1, 1991.

The community of West Haven is 4,260 feet [1,298 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of West Haven is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for West Haven: (801) and (385)<4>

The ZIP code for West Haven: 84401<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, West Haven had a population of 10,272 people. This makes West Haven the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of West Haven represents 0.37% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 47th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,272 people, the population of West Haven increased 158.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,976 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, West Haven had an population of 13,532 people. This is an increase of 31.74% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 240.34% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near West Haven ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Farmington   [Map]   24,066   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Farr West   [Map]   6,996   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Kaysville   [Map]   31,776   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
North Ogden   [Map]   19,465   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named West Haven ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named West Haven: This one is located in Weber County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.

Beyond Utah, there are 15 communities that are also named West Haven - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Kansas (2), Maryland, Michigan, North Carolina (2), Oregon, Tennessee (2), Texas and Vermont.

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

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 Haven. 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 Haven. 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 Haven.

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

Websites for West Haven ...

Official Website: www.westhavencity.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Haven ...

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

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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: https://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 Haven.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Haven - 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 Haven). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether West Haven 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Haven) 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 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 we use 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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