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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    18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Buzz Points, a leader in connecting local businesses, community financial institutions and consumers through rewards, today announced that Box Elder Credit Union, a financial institution headquartered in Brigham City, Utah, with two branch locations serving more than 13,000 members in Box Elder county, has selected the Buzz Points merchant-funded loyalty program.
    1 Oil Line in Box Elder County impacted wetlands adjacent to Willard Bay, a reservoir connected to the Great Salt Lake.
    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.
    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.
    They also sell and service beer brands in Weber County, Northern Davis County, Morgan County, Box Elder County, Cache County, Rich County and Northern Summit County.
    The talented workforce and renowned quality of life found in Brigham City and Box Elder County continue to capture the attention of world class firms, both homegrown and companies new to the state.
    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.
    Tremonton, in Box Elder County, lost 630 jobs in 2008 when Lay-Z-Boy moved its manufacturing to Mexico.
    Recently a Lincoln Day straw poll held in Box Elder County affirmed that a majority of voters, nearly 60 percent, want a new conservative Republican to replace Senator Hatch.
    But unlike other recent big-money developments within the state - for example, the Proctor & Gamble paper products manufacturing plant in Box Elder County that received a performance-based incentive package worth up to $85 million in tax rebates over 20 years from the State - Aspen, Utah will be built solely with private funds.
    amp; SALT LAKE CITY -- Perihelion Global (OTC:PHGI) announced that the corporation has filed mining claims on 800 acres of land surrounding Patent Claim #5797 located in Box Elder County, Utah which is being acquired from Saturday Night, LLC.