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Utah

Parent Category: Places

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Capital
Salt Lake City
Became a State
January 4, 1896 (45th)
Location
western United States
Area
84,899 sq. miles (13th)
Population
2,763,885 sq. miles (34th)
Major Cities
Salt Lake City, Ogden, Provo, Logan
, St. George, Richfield, Cedar City
Products
mining, cattle ranching, salt production, petroleum, coal
Climate
dry, mostly desert climate, although its mountains feature a large variety of climates
Yearly Precipitation
averages 15 inches
Professional Sports Teams
Utah Jazz (National Basketball Association)
Major Waterways
Green River, Colorado River, Great Salt Lake, Utah Lake, Lake Powell
Most Famous Citizens
Butch Cassidy (outlaw)
Philo Farnsworth (television pioneer)
Danny and Marie Osmond (entertainers)
Maude Adams (actress)
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

California Seagull
Sego Lily 
Rocky Mountain Elk 
Blue Spruce
Honeybee

 

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