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Welcome to Willard ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Willard has a population of 1,958 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Willard.
Willard is 4,290 feet [1,308 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Willard is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Willard lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Willard is located in the (435) area code.
The ZIP code for Willard: 84340<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Willard had an population of 1,958 people. This is an increase of 10.5% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.12% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Willard had a population of 1,772 people. This makes Willard the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Willard represents 0.06% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 112nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,772 people, the population of Willard increased 8.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,630 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Willard.
Adding Willard to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Willard in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Willard elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Willard mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Willard on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Willard ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named Willard: This one is located in Box Elder County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.
Beyond Utah, there are 32 communities that are also named Willard - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Tennessee, Virginia (3), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Willard.
Communities near Willard ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Willard.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Willard. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Willard.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Willard. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Willard.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Willard. See our Newspapers Page for Willard.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willard ...
Looking for more information about Willard? 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 Willard, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Willard.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Willard. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Box Elder County: www.boxeldercounty.org/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021