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Utah County, Utah

US county information
NameUtah County
Largest cityProvo
US Area
Total Area2141 sq mi (5545.2 km2)
Land Area1998 sq mi (5174.8 km2)
Water Area143 sq mi (370.4 km2)
Named forThe Ute Native Americans
Time zoneMountain
Time zoneMountain: UTC-7/-6: -7/-6

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Utah County is a county located in the U.S. state of Utah. As of 2000, the population was 368,536 and by 2008 was estimated at 530,837. It was named for the Spanish name (Yuta) for the Ute Indians. The county seat and largest city is Provo. The center of population of Utah is located in Utah County, in the city of Lehi.

Utah County is part of the Provo-Orem Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Utah County is one of seven US counties to share its name with its state (the others are Arkansas County, Hawaii County, Idaho County, Iowa County, New York County, and Oklahoma County.

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Top of Utah names mothers of the year - StandardNet Tweet this news
StandardNet--She worked for the State of -Utah- with families and the disabled, including the YCC domestic violence shelter, the Division of Child and Family Services and Division of People with Disabilities. She now owns a business, Fidelity Support, ... - Date : Thu, 26 Jan 2012 02:17:23 GMT
Utah man takes plea in slaying of ex-BYU professor - Albany Times Union Tweet this news
Albany Times Union--During the plea hearing, -Utah County- prosecutor Tim Taylor said Rettig and Martin Bond went to Mortensen's home to steal the professor's gun collection. During the robbery, Rettig held Mortensen at gun point in the bathroom - Date : Fri, 03 Jun 2011 18:55:23 GMT+00:00
Utah Democrats Confident in Reelection of President Obama - Dixie Press Online (blog) Tweet this news
Dixie Press Online (blog)--GEORGE - Democratic state officials descended on Southern -Utah- to offer their support for local and state democratic candidates last night. The Democratic Party is committed to increasing its following in Washington -County- b - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 15:07:17 GMT+00:00
Sen. Stowell passes away - Southern Utah News Tweet this news
Southern Utah News--We met when we were both -county- commissioners. Dennis was a man of singular intellect who had a deep understanding of many issues of great importance to his native Iron -County- and to the whole state of -Utah-. He was a great asset - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 16:22:09 GMT+00:00
Commission considering phasing for West Mountain development - Daily Herald Tweet this news
Daily Herald--The -Utah County- Commission put off its decision, by a week, on allowing a developer to build a community in the West Mountain area in phases. The commission was hesitant to give the go ahead to the idea because of some questions they have - Date : Wed, 20 Apr 2011 01:13:20 GMT+00:00
Boy in critical condition after near drowning in Utah Lake - Salt Lake Tribune Tweet this news
Salt Lake Tribune--A 4-year-old boy remained in critical condition Saturday, the day after his parents found him floating face-down in -Utah- Lake. -Utah County- sheriff's dispatch said emergency personnel were dispatched to the scene of a possible . - Date : Sat, 16 Apr 2011 16:17:03 GMT+00:00
Utah County artist uses money to make unique portraits - Deseret News Tweet this news
Deseret News--Instead of using paints or chalk, the Spanish Fork artist uses paper money to make his portraits. His unique approach is already gaining national attention and the interest of some clients willing to pay big bucks to ... - Date : Fri, 15 Apr 2011 23:36:48 GMT+00:00
Sheriff slows release of arrest info by 72 hours - Daily Herald Tweet this news
Daily Herald--A new policy ordered by -Utah County- Sheriff Jim Tracy delays by 72 hours the release of public information about arrests and bookings into the county jail. Members of the public can no longer review booking information or see photographs o - Date : Sat, 16 Apr 2011 16:36:06 GMT+00:00
Caras named head of Utah State Fair - Daily Herald Tweet this news
Daily Herald--Former -Utah County- resident Clark Caras was named Executive Director of the -Utah- State Fair by its board of directors on Friday. Caras, who grew up on a sheep ranch in Benjamin, just outside of Spanish Fork, has been involved in the stat - Date : Tue, 12 Apr 2011 07:12:53 GMT+00:00
Weather spotter training for Emery County - Emery County Progress Tweet this news
Emery County Progress--The -Utah- Weather Service covers all of -Utah- except the eastern part of the state which is covered by the Grand Junction weather service. You can contact the weather service at all hours any day of the week. "Contact us, - Date : Tue, 12 Apr 2011 16:09:35 GMT+00:00

Municipalities and communities of Utah County, Utah

County seat: Provo
CitiesAlpine * American Fork * Cedar Hills * Draper * Eagle Mountain * Elk Ridge * Highland * Lehi * Lindon * Mapleton * Orem * Payson * Pleasant Grove * Provo * Salem * Santaquin * Saratoga Springs * Spanish Fork * Springville * Woodland Hills
TownsCedar Fort * Fairfield * Genola * Goshen * Vineyard
CDPsBenjamin * Elberta * Lake Shore * Palmyra * Spring Lake * West Mountain
Ghost townsColton * Forest City * Mill Fork * Mosida * Thistle * Tucker

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