Box Elder County

Box Elder County, Utah

01 S Main St
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: (435) 734-3300
Fax: (435) 723-7562
www.boxeldercounty.org

On the northwestern border of UT, west of Ogden; organized Jan 5, 1856 (prior to statehood) from Weber County. Name Origin: For the abundant box elder trees in the area. It is more commonly known as the North American maple tree Acer negundo.

Area (sq mi):: 6729.03 (land 5723.34; water 1005.69) Population per square mile: 8.10
Population 2005: 46,440 State rank: 8 Population change: 2000-20005 8.60%; 1990-2000 17.20% Population 2000: 42,745 (White 90.60%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 6.50%; Asian 1.00%; Other 6.00%). Foreign born: 3.00%. Median age: 28.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,625; median household $44,630; Population below poverty level: 7.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,351-$21,911
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.30% Median travel time to work: 21.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 24.70%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Brigham City County seat (17,149)

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    Bruening agrees and says there will always be growth on the edge that's going to be more single-family homes, but that edge will be in the next valley over--whether that's in Tooele County, Utah County or Box Elder County.
    HUNTER: Gary Pichelmann, Spring Grove IL BAND #: 1078-89366 species: Canada Goose (F) BANDED: 06/05/13 LOCATION: S of Lampo Junction, Chesapeake Duck Club, Box Elder County, UT RECOVERED: 09/28/14 LOCATION: 2 mi W of Dorintosh, SK
    Utah State University researchers have been monitoring a culvert in Box Elder County since 2009.
    According to Box Elder County Sheriff's Chief Deputy Kevin Potter, the two had their canoe-like boat in a shallow marsh area when the man got out of the boat to either set up or collect decoys, and laid his 12-gauge shotgun across the bow of the boat.
    The new facility is expected to create more than 500 new jobs in Tremonton and the Box Elder County area.
    Breeder seed of P-7 was bulked across the 25 populations in direct proportion to their seed yield in 1995 in a replicated test at the Utah State University Blue Creek Farm, Box Elder County, UT (Larson et al.
    One cabinet specimen from Box Elder County, Utah, looks a lot like the recent specimens that came out of the Red Cloud mine.
    From its simple roots as a "free clinic" in 1979 it has grown to four health clinics and two dental clinics in Salt Lake County, Utah and a rural farm worker clinic in Box Elder County, Utah.
    Box Elder County is also in the midst of a push to further tourism, touting draws like Willard Bay--one of the most-visited places in the state--or City of Rocks National Reserve, Crystal Hot Springs, Golden Spike National Historic Site or the Sun Tunnels, as well as its thriving Bear River Migratory Bird Reserve.
    The Malad-Lower Bear River study area in Box Elder County, Utah, is about 70 miles north of Salt Lake City, and consists of a valley bounded by mountain ranges.
    Brigham City, Box Elder County, Clinton, Davis County, Draper, Ephraim, Heber, Holladay, Logan, Midvale, Millard County, Murray, North Park, Park City, Perry, Pleasant Grove, Provo, Richfield, Riverdale, Salt Lake County, Sandy, Santaquin/Genola, Saratoga Springs, Snow College, South Jordan, South Salt Lake City, St.
    The target area is situated within a region of known brine-hosted lithium mineralization and is approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) north of the town of Wendover, Utah in Box Elder County.