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Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around West Ogden ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It is located about 32 miles [51 km] to the south of West Ogden. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 36 miles [57 km] to the south of West Ogden and has a population of 136,000 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 going to drive 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   49 miles [78.9 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Logan   [Map]   51,115   N   36 miles [57.9 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   NE   Less than 2 miles
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Roy   [Map]   38,595   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
Tooele   [Map]   34,628   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   S   42 miles [67.6 km]

Below is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Century Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Clint Village   [Map]   ---   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Evona   [Map]   ---   W   Less than 2 miles
Farr West   [Map]   6,996   N   5 miles [8 km]
Greenwood Village   [Map]   ---   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Harrisville   [Map]   6,535   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Hidden Village   [Map]   ---   SE   3 miles [4.8 km]
Marriott-Slaterville   [Map]   1,778   NW   3 miles [4.8 km]
Riverdale   [Map]   8,758   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Ron Clare Village   [Map]   ---   NE   3 miles [4.8 km]
South Ogden   [Map]   17,101   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Washington Terrace   [Map]   9,152   S   3 miles [4.8 km]
West Haven   [Map]   13,532   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
West Weber   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Westlake Village   [Map]   ---   SW   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Weber County ...

West Ogden 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 Ogden ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around West Ogden. 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 Ogden. 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


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 Ogden ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   ESE   12 miles [19.3 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 Ogden.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from West Ogden. 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   29 miles [46.7 km]
Boise Air Terminal (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   BOI   NW   269 miles [432.9 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   S   70 miles [112.7 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   WSW   111 miles [178.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   SSW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   ESE   12 miles [19.3 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
 
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
 

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Ogden. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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 Ogden.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from West Ogden. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Ogden) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Ogden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.2230, Longitude: -111.9913     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Ogden 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 Ogden), 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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