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					Utah County is located in the center of Utah.

Important facts:
Area- 2,143 Square Miles th largest county in Utah 16 County Seat- Provo, Utah

Climate
There are 4 seasons in Utah County-Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter Average TemperaturesJanuary- high 37 F, low 14 F July- high 92 F, low 54 F Annual Rainfall-14.2 inches

Population
319,614 people Second largest population

Named for the Ute Indians

Exploration and Early Settlement
Ute Indians

Spanish Explorers

Mormon Pioneers

Historical Sites

BYU Museum

Springville Art Museum

Heber Creeper

Industries
Education- BYU Medical Computer
Maeser Building-BYU Campus

Natural Resources
The Wasatch Mountains
11,000 feet tall and are along the Eastern Boundary of Utah County

Utah Lake
Though large in surface, Utah Lake is very shallow- 18 feet at its deepest point.

Recreation
Water Parks Hiking Skiing

Fishing and Hunting Biking

Golfing Boating

Annual Events
Provo- American Freedom Festival
Largest 4th of July Celebration in U.S.

Orem- Family Summer Fest
Springville- Art City Days
and more….

If I could spend 2 weeks in Utah County I would……

Fish Camp Shop

Works cited:
www.surweb.org

www.utah.com
www.uen.org www.nebo.edu


				
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