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Welcome to The Wood ...

The Wood is located in Salt Lake County.

The Wood is 4,530 feet [1,381 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of The Wood is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: The Wood lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for The Wood: (801) and (385)<2>

Communities near The Wood ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from The Wood and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Draper   [Map]   47,710   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Herriman   [Map]   39,224   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Millcreek   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Murray   [Map]   49,295   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Riverton   [Map]   43,344   S   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for The Wood.

Communities Also Named The Wood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named The Wood - they are located in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan (2), Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia (3) and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for The Wood.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around The Wood. We make it easy 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 The Wood. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around The Wood.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for The Wood:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for The Wood ...

Looking for more information about The Wood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about The Wood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to The Wood, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for The Wood.

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

The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/

The official website for State of Utah: www.utah.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around The Wood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in The Wood. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- The Wood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in The Wood. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5899, Longitude: -111.9680     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for The Wood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for The Wood.

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