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West Jordan, Utah
Welcome to West Jordan ...
The city of West Jordan is located in Salt Lake County.
The location of West Jordan has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for West Jordan: W. Jordan
From the Census Estimates for 2017, West Jordan has a population of 113,905 people<2> (see below for details).
West Jordan was settled in 1848 and was incorporated in 1941.
The community of West Jordan is 4,660 feet [1,420 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of West Jordan is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: West Jordan lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for West Jordan: (801) & (385)<4>
The ZIP codes for West Jordan: 84081, 84084, 84088<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, West Jordan had a population of 103,712 people (which is 10.07% of the total population of Salt Lake County). This makes West Jordan the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of West Jordan represents 3.75% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 103,712 people, the population of West Jordan increased 51.77% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 68,336 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, West Jordan had an population of 113,905 people. This is an increase of 9.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 66.68% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for West Jordan.
Communities near West Jordan ...
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 are driving.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for West Jordan.
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Websites for West Jordan ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Jordan ...
Looking for more information about West Jordan? 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 Jordan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for West Jordan.
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The official website for West Jordan: www.wjordan.com/
The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019