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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Westwood Estates.

This page contains six sections:

Around Westwood Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It is located about 25 miles [40 km] to the south of Westwood Estates. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 29 miles [46 km] to the south of Westwood Estates and has a population of 136,000 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Westwood Estates and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   41 miles [66 km]
Herriman   [Map]   39,224   S   41 miles [66 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Logan   [Map]   51,115   N   44 miles [70.8 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   S   41 miles [66 km]
Roy   [Map]   38,595   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   S   35 miles [56.3 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Al Vi Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Anchorage   [Map]   ---   SE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Arsenal   [Map]   ---   NE   Less than 2 miles
Clearfield   [Map]   31,363   SE   Less than 2 miles
Clint Village   [Map]   ---   N   2 miles [3.2 km]
Clinton   [Map]   21,971   N   Less than 2 miles
Country Village   [Map]   ---   N   Less than 2 miles
Hooper   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Riverdale   [Map]   8,758   NE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Sahara Village   [Map]   ---   E   4 miles [6.4 km]
Smith Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Sunset   [Map]   5,286   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]
Syracuse   [Map]   29,507   SW   2 miles [3.2 km]
West Point   [Map]   10,603   W   2 miles [3.2 km]
Westlake Village   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]

For more communities neighboring Westwood Estates, please visit our County-by-County Page for Westwood Estates.

Davis County ...

Westwood Estates is located in Davis County.

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

Curious and Interesting Names Near Westwood Estates ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Westwood Estates.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Westwood Estates.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Westwood Estates. 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 Westwood Estates. 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 Westwood Estates ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Westwood Estates.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   5 miles [8 km]
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   NNE   5 miles [8 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   SSE   18 miles [29 km]
Salt Lake City Intl. (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SLC   S   22 miles [35.4 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 Westwood Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Westwood Estates. 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   22 miles [35.4 km]
Boise Air Terminal (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   BOI   NW   272 miles [437.7 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Provo Muni. (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   PVU   SSE   64 miles [103 km]
Wendover Airport (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   ENV   WSW   107 miles [172.2 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   ---   NNE   5 miles [8 km]
Ogden - Hinckley Airport(OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   OGD   NNE   5 miles [8 km]
Morgan Co. Airport   [Map]   42U   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Skypark Airport   [Map]   BTF   SSE   18 miles [29 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
 
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 ...



Cities, Towns and Villages of Utah

About Davis County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Davis County: www.daviscountyutah.gov/

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 Westwood Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Westwood Estates. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1144, Longitude: -112.0480     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Westwood Estates 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 Westwood Estates), 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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