Ogden Tourism

Ogden /ˈɒɡdɛn/ is a city and the county seat of Weber County, Utah, United States, approximately 10 miles (16 km) east of the Great Salt Lake and 40 miles (64 km) north of Salt Lake City. The population was 84,316 in 2014, according to the US Census Bureau. The city served as a major railway hub through much of its history, and still handles a great deal of freight rail traffic which makes it a convenient location for manufacturing and commerce. Ogden is also known for its many historic buildings, proximity to the Wasatch Mountains, and as the location of Weber State University. Ogden is a principal city of the Ogden–Clearfield, Utah Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Weber, Morgan, Davis, and Box Elder counties. The 2010 Census placed the Metro population at 597,159. In 2010, Forbes rated the Ogden-Clearfield MSA as the 6th best place to raise a family. Ogden has had a Sister City relationship to Hof (Germany) since 1954.

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A place with a backdrop of some beautifully rugged mountains seems always like the perfect place to take a quick break at. The city of Ogden is that place! Nestled picturesquely with the backdrop of the Ben Lomond to the north and the Mount Ogden to the east, this is one city that will especially captivate those having a thing for the outdoors!

So, what is Ogden tourism all about? Outdoors encompassing avenues such as parks and trails. The most important attraction, however, has for the longest time been the Hill Aerospace Museum, a specialty museum that is a part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. Then there is the Union Station which is this beautiful railway station, absolutely worth a visit. Other must-see places in Ogden include the Treehouse Children's Museum, Historic 25th Street, George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park and much more! 

 

  • Know the pollution level of Ogden before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Ogden for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ogden.

    • Burglary and Theft 31.25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 31.25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 63.11 (High)
    • Climate Index 66.11 (High)
    • Pollution Index 15.66 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 50.67 (High)
    • Health Care Index 82.87 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.69 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ogden

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 43.11 USD

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