Interesting Facts About Utah with photos

Above: Interesting Facts About Utah:

Canyonlands National Park is one of five National Parks in Utah.

10 more Interesting Facts About Utah

1.  The official state flower of Utah is the Sego Lily.

2.  The official state tree of Utah is the Blue Spruce.

3.  The official state bird of Utah is the American Seagull.

4.  Utah is home to 40 State Parks and 5 National Parks. 

5.  The state of Utah is divided into three geographical regions: Northern, Central, and Southern. 

6.  Native American Indian tribes from Utah include Bannock, Goshute, Paiute, and Ute.

7.  Utah is home to 13 universities, as well as many fine two and four-year colleges.

8.  Utah's Great Salt Lake is four times saltier than the Pacific Ocean.

9.  The state of Utah has more than 240 incorporated cities and towns. 

10. The 10 largest cities in Utah (by population size) are 

  1. Salt Lake City
  2. West Valley City
  3. Provo
  4. West Jordan
  5. Orem
  6. Sandy
  7. Ogden
  8. St. George
  9. Layton
  10. Taylorsville

in that order.

Above: The warm, rusty red scene scapes of Arches National Park.

universities in utah

Here is an alphabetical list of the 13 universities in the state of Utah:

  1. Broadview University in Salt Lake City, Layton, Orem, and West Jordan
  2. Brigham Young University in Provo (satellite campus in Salt Lake City)
  3. Dixie State University in St. George
  4. Neumont University in South Jordan
  5. Roseman University in South Jordan
  6. Southern Utah University in Cedar City
  7. University of Phoenix (various locations statewide)
  8. University of Utah in Salt Lake City
  9. Utah State University in Logan
  10. Utah Valley University
  11. Weber State University in Ogden
  12. Western Governors University (online)
  13. George Wythe University in Salt Lake City

utah national parks

Here is a list of Utah's 5 National Parks: 

  1. Arches National Park
  2. Bryce Canyon National Park
  3. Canyonlands National Park
  4. Capitol Reef National Park
  5. Zion National Park

Below: The Great Salt Lake.

Below: Padre Bay, Lake Powell.

Above: Moab.

Above: Interesting Facts About Utah include 

the architecturally significant Mormon Temple in Logan.

Above: An aerial view of Brigham Young University in Provo.

Above: A residential neighborhood in St. George.

Above: Winter in Salt Lake City.

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