Wasatch County

Wasatch County, Utah

25 N Main St
Heber City, UT 84032
Phone: (435) 654-3211
Fax: (435) 654-9924
www.co.wasatch.ut.us

In east-central UT, east of Provo; organized Jan 17, 1862 (prior to statehood) from Summit County. Name Origin: For the Wasatch Mountains, a Ute word meaning 'mountain pass' or 'low place in a high mountain,' referring to the place where the Weber River cuts through

Area (sq mi):: 1209.17 (land 1177.39; water 31.78) Population per square mile: 16.10
Population 2005: 18,974 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 24.70%; 1990-2000 50.80% Population 2000: 15,215 (White 93.30%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 5.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.90%). Foreign born: 4.20%. Median age: 29.50
Income 2000: per capita $19,869; median household $49,612; Population below poverty level: 5.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,818-$21,719
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.10% Median travel time to work: 25.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 43.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Now is the time to act if cities and counties want to set aside lands for parks and open space, if Wasatch County wants to preserve some of its agriculture heritage, if Utah County wants to keep some of its beautiful orchards and farmlands in production, if state and local governments want to set aside transportation corridors to serve future growth, and if people want to preserve critical wildlife habitat or a historical asset.
The transaction is intended to help increase Bank of Utah's presence in Utah County by adding two more retail branches and will add the first Bank of Utah branch in Wasatch County.
The merger will increase Bank of Utah's presence in Utah County by adding two more retail branches and will add the first Bank of Utah branch in Wasatch County.
Smoke rises from a wildfire as it continues to burn east of Strawberry Reservoir, in Wasatch County, Utah, on Tuesday, July 3, 2018.
Matt Blunt and now is based in Utah.<br />Scott Eckersley, of Midway, Utah, received a default reprimand after he failed to appear for his disciplinary hearing.<br />In an admonition letter sent to Eckersley in May 2017, the Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel said there was probable cause to believe he violated a rule against committing a criminal act that reflects adversely on the lawyer's honesty, trustworthiness or fitness as a lawyer.<br />The letter followed Eckersley's decision to enter into a plea in abeyance agreement with the Wasatch County Attorney's Office in Utah.
The elk jumped into the chopper's tail rotor as the aircraft flew about 10 feet above ground in a mountainous part of eastern Utah, with its crew trying to drop a net on the elk, said Jared Rigby of the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office.
Jared Rigby of the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office said the helicopter was flying 10 feet (3 meters) above ground in Currant Creek Reservoir, which is about 85 miles southeast of Salt Lake City -&nbsp;a mountainous part of the state.
The murder of Krystal Beslanowitch, and the bloody stone used to perpetrate the crime, remained on a shelf at the Wasatch County (Utah) Sheriff's Office for 18 years.
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The following letter, written in summer 2002 by Wasatch County Jail inmate Kent Coulson, was intended for Coulson's girlfriend but was accidentally sent to David Sam, his sentencing judge.
To meet the anticipated demand of motorists traveling to Olympic venues in Summit County, which includes Park City and Deer Valley and in Wasatch County, which includes Heber and Midway, two major interchange reconstruction projects on 1-80 have been completed.