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Wood Estates, Utah

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The location of Wood Estates

Introduction ...

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

This page contains six sections:

Around Wood Estates ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Salt Lake City. It lies just south of Wood Estates. Salt Lake City has a population of 201,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is West Valley City. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the south of Wood 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 Wood Estates and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   NE   Less than 2 miles
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Herriman   [Map]   39,224   S   25 miles [40.2 km]
Layton   [Map]   76,691   N   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Ogden   [Map]   87,031   N   24 miles [38.6 km]
Orem   [Map]   97,839   S   41 miles [66 km]
Provo   [Map]   117,335   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Sandy   [Map]   96,145   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
South Jordan   [Map]   70,954   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Taylorsville   [Map]   59,992   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
West Jordan   [Map]   113,905   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2017
Aegean Village   [Map]   ---   N   5 miles [8 km]
Benchmark Village   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Center Village   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]
Centerville   [Map]   17,657   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Chase Lane Village   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]   ---   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
Denver City   [Map]   ---   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Farmington   [Map]   24,066   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fort Douglas   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jackson Park Village   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
North Salt Lake   [Map]   20,507   S   2 miles [3.2 km]
Oakhaven Village   [Map]   ---   E   Less than 2 miles
Val Verda   [Map]   ---   SE   Less than 2 miles
West Bountiful   [Map]   5,650   N   Less than 2 miles
Woods Cross   [Map]   11,362   W   Less than 2 miles

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

Davis County ...

Wood 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 Wood Estates ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Wood 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 Wood 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, attractions 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 Wood Estates ...

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

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Skypark Airport (FAA ID: BTF)   [Map]   WSW   Less than 2 miles
Salt Lake City Intl.  (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
South Valley Rgnl. (FAA ID: U42)   [Map]   SSW   18 miles [29 km]
Morgan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 42U)   [Map]   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ogden - Hinckley Airport (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   NNW   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 better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Wood Estates.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Wood 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)   DirDistance
Salt Lake City Intl.  (SLC/KSLC)   [Map]   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Boise Air Terminal  (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]   NW   288 miles [463.5 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Provo Muni.  (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]   SSE   46 miles [74 km]
Wendover Airport  (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]   W   111 miles [178.6 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Skypark Airport (FAA ID: BTF)   [Map]   WSW   Less than 2 miles
Salt Lake City Muni.   [Map]   SSW   17 miles [27.4 km]
South Valley Rgnl. (FAA ID: U42)   [Map]   SSW   18 miles [29 km]
Morgan Co. Airport (FAA ID: 42U)   [Map]   NNE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Ogden - Hinckley Airport (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Ogden Muni.   [Map]   NNW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Tooele Valley Airport  (FAA ID: TVY)   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
Tooele Muni.   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 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       FlightAware       FlightStats
Boise Air Terminal   (BOI/KBOI)   [Map]
  Website for Boise Air Terminal
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Brigham City Airport   (ICAO: KBMC)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Evanston - Uinta Co. Airport   (EVW/KEVW)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Provo Muni.   (PVU/KPVU)   [Map]
  Website for Provo Municipal Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Wendover Airport   (ICAO: KENV)   [Map]
  Website for Wendover Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Ogden - Hinckley Airport   (OGD/KOGD)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wood Estates.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wood Estates. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8741, Longitude: -111.9113     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wood 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>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Wood 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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