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Utah Real Estate Facts


Distribution of land in Utah

Federal = 79%

State = 7.2%

Private = 21.5%


Utah Land

Total area = 84,916 square miles or 54,346,240 acres

Land area = 82,377.42 square miles or 52,721,550 acres

Land under water area = 2538.58 square miles or 1,624,690 acres

Water covers 3% of the total area

Vertical length = 347 miles

Horizontal width = 272 miles

Bordering states = South-Arizona, East-Colorado, North-Idaho, West-Nevada, Southeast-New Mexico, Northeast-Wyoming,

Highest elevation – Kings Peak, Uinta Mountains at 13,528 feet

Lowest elevation – Beaverdam Wash, near St. George at 2,350 feet

Mean elevation = 6,092 feet

Largest lakes

1.  Great Salt Lake at an average of 1,700 square miles, fluctuates between 950 to 3300 square miles.

2. Lake Powell 266 square miles, 1900 miles of shoreline


Geographic coordinates = Salt Lake City: (capital city) 40 45' N, 111 53'  W
Moab: 38 34' N, 109 32' W


Utah Counties

Number of counties = 29

Largest county by population = Salt Lake County (898,387)



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1218 East 7800 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84094

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