Utah gained its current status as a state in the year 1896. The government of Utah is lead by Gary Herbert and is based in the state capital of Salt Lake City (Population: 186,440).
The most populous cities in Utah are: Salt Lake City (Population: 186,440), West Valley City (Population: 129,480), Provo (Population: 112,488), West Jordan (Population: 103,712), Sandy Hills (Population: 89,575).
Utah State - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1896|
|Capital||Salt Lake City (Population: 186,440)|
|Head of Government||Gary Herbert|
|Total Area||219,888 sq km (84,899 sq miles)|
|Population Density||12.6 sq km (32.6 sq miles)|