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Located in: Utah County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: W. Mountain

Time Zone: West Mountain lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT)

Telephone Area Codes: (385)<1>, (801)

Elevation: 4,540 feet [1,383.79 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within West Mountain. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0608, Longitude: -111.7883     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Mountain have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   40° 3' 38"
Lon:   -111° 47' 17"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   West Mountain

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for West Mountain

GNIS ID:   1852922
FIPS State / Place Code:   49 / 83252

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for West Mountain)


About Utah County

The community of Provo is the County Seat for Utah County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Utah)

Population

2017:<5>     606,425   (17.4% increase since 2010)  
2010:     516,564   (40.17% increase since 2000)
2000:     368,536

Total Area:<6>   2,144 sq. miles [5,553.2 km²]   - of which 6.56% is water (140.7 sq. miles [364.3 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   148,350

Official Website:   www.co.utah.ut.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Utah

GNIS ID:   1448038
FIPS State / County Code:   49 / 049

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for West Mountain)


About Utah

From the US Census

Population

2017:     3,101,833   (12.23% increase since 2010)  
2010:     2,763,885   (23.77% increase since 2000)
2000:     2,233,169

Websites for State of Utah

Official Website:   www.utah.gov/
Tourism:   utah.com/trip-planning
Parks:   stateparks.utah.gov/
Fishing:   wildlife.utah.gov/fishing-in-utah.html
Hunting:   wildlife.utah.gov/hunting-in-utah.html

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Utah

GNIS ID:   1455989
FIPS State:   49

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for West Mountain)

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Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Mountain - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of West Mountain, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes West Mountain.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2017.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of West Mountain. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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