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Statistics & Facts

The Utah state capital is Salt Lake City.
The population of Wendover is approximately 1,127 (1990), 1400 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 348 (1990), 486 (2010).
The amount of land area in Wendover is 0.593 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Wendover to Washington DC is 2036 miles.
The distance to the Utah state capital is 112 miles. (as the crow flies)
Wendover is positioned 40.73 degrees north of the equator and 114.03 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Wendover elevation is 4,230 feet above sea level.
Wendover average annual rainfall is 5 inches per year
The average low temperature is (January) 27 degrees F.
The average high temperature is (July) 79 degrees F.


on Interstate 80 at the Utah-Nevada border, 100 miles west of Grantsville.
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seasonal. Here is a weather page for Wendover.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for the Wendover area.

Wendover was founded as a railroad town after the Western Pacific Railroad surveyed across the Great Salt Lake Desert. It evolved as a typical railroad town with its dance halls and saloons. West Wendover, Nevada is the major employer for Wendover, Utah.

This city is partly in Nevada and partly in Utah. It is located near the Bonneville Salt Flats. Many speed trials have been held here. The ground is hard as cement and perfectly flat in a 100 square mile area
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The founding of Wendover


The incorporation of Wendover

25 October 1950


Things to see and do in the Wendover Area.

Wendover Field - now abandoned, has much history from the World War II Era. Here is another page about the air field.

Wendover, Utah, has a 1/4 mile drag racing track called Wendover Raceway. Races are run March thru October. For race information contact Wendover Raceway at 435-665-2563. The track is at 1500 E. Airport Drive, 1 mile east of Wendover Airport.
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Wendover City Government

Wendover, Utah

Wendover Chamber

Wendover Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism PO Box 2468 West Wendover Nevada 89883 Toll-free: (877) WENDOVER Phone: (775) 664-2316 FAX: (775) 664-3414 Email:

Wendover Organizations

Wendover Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism PO Box 2468 West Wendover Nevada 89883 Toll-free: (877) WENDOVER Phone: (775) 664-2316 FAX: (775) 664-3414 Email:

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