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Nearest Communities to Whipup, By-County ...

The purpose of this page is to identify those communities that are closest to Whipup, on a County-by-County basis. To explain further, let's use the example from the Genealogy Helper Page for Whipup:

We have great-grandparents who lived in a small community in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

When doing our research, we make it a practice to expand our search by looking in neighboring counties in addition to the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't checked the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Whipup and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<1>

If you're researching your genealogy, we hope that the following following information helps.



Whipup is located in Sevier County.

The following 6 counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Sevier County: Beaver, Emery, Millard, Piute, Sanpete & Wayne.

Our Gazetteer shows that there are 52 communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] of Whipup. Of these communities, 29 are located in counties other than Sevier County.

We usually exclude communities when we still need to verify their location,<2> but for the purpose of this page, we have included the unverified ('unver') and historic ('hist') communities.

After starting with the home county for Whipup (which is Sevier County), we list the counties in alphabetical order and for each of those counties, the closest communities are listed in order of their distance from Whipup. For the following list, only those counties that contain communities within 40 miles [64.4 km] are displayed.

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Emery County  
Piute County  
Sanpete County  
Wayne County  


Sevier County     (The county where Whipup resides)
 
County Website: www.sevierutah.net/
County Seat for Sevier:   Richfield
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Utah       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sevier County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Fremont Junction (Unver)     [Map]     N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fishlake Resort (Unver)     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lakeside Resort (Unver)     [Map]     SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Burrville     [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]
Koosharem     [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Salina     [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
Glenwood     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Sigurd     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Vermillion     [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
Aurora     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Redmond     [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
Prattsville (Unver)     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Venice     [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
Kema (Unver)     [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
Annabella     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Gramse (Unver)     [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
Richfield     [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
Central Valley     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Jensen (Unver)     [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
Austin     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Monroe     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Nibley (Unver)     [Map]     W   39 miles [62.8 km]
Elsinore     [Map]     W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Emery County
 
County Website: www.co.emery.ut.us/
County Seat for Emery:   Castle Dale
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Utah       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Emery County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Lone Tree Crossing (Unver)     [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Emery     [Map]     NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Moore (Unver)     [Map]     NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ferron Mill (Unver)     [Map]     N   30 miles [48.3 km]
Ferron     [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Molen (Unver)     [Map]     NE   32 miles [51.5 km]
Clawson     [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Wilsonville (Hist)     [Map]     NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
 

Piute County
 
County Seat for Piute:   Junction
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Utah       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Piute County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Greenwich     [Map]     SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
 
 

Sanpete County
 
County Seat for Sanpete:   Manti
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Utah       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sanpete County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Axtell     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Mayfield     [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
Spearmint (Unver)     [Map]     NW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Centerfield     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Christianburg (Unver)     [Map]     NW   37 miles [59.5 km]
Sterling     [Map]     NW   38 miles [61.2 km]
Manti Canyon Summer Homes (Unver)     [Map]     N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Gunnison     [Map]     NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
 

Wayne County
 
County Seat for Wayne:   Loa
 
Genealogy Websites:
State of Utah       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
 
  DirectionDistance
Fremont     [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
Lyman     [Map]     SW   23 miles [37 km]
Loa     [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Bicknell     [Map]     S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Torrey     [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]
Teasdale     [Map]     S   28 miles [45.1 km]
Fruita (Hist)     [Map]     S   29 miles [46.7 km]
Caineville     [Map]     SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Grover     [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Aldridge (Hist)     [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
Notom (Hist)     [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Giles (Hist)     [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Whipup. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whipup) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whipup. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6916, Longitude: -111.3941     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Whipup have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<2>Our data comes from many sources and some sources are more dependable than others. When we add communities to our Gazetteer, we try to verify that we have the correct location for the community. We mark a community as 'Unverified' when we aren't confident about our data and want to do further checking.

We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now.

Since our Gazetteer contains over 100,000 communities, verifying everything is going to take time. If you find an error or can help us to improve our accuracy, please let us know.

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