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Utah – My State

History Of Utah Utah – The place that sends chill down the spice – literally 🙂 is USA’s 45th state. Utahians believe in their God – majority people are Christians. Mormons are majority in Utah. Utah’s history goes long back. The place was occupied by Indians before Europeans arrived. The main tribe was Ute and that’s how Utah came in existence. Land of Utah is nature’s delight. It consists of plains, mountains, green meadows. Capital of Utah is Salt Lake City. Utah is young American’s state. 33% population of Utah is under 18. Whereas majority of American states are going older, Utah is getting younger. Places to visit in Utah Zion National park Big Cottonwood Canyon Arches National Park Utah Olympic Park Monument Valley Red Hills Desert Garden Canyonlands National Park Best Friends Animal Sanctuary Salt Lake City and the Mormon Temple Moab Top Cities of Utah The biggest city in terms of area as well as population is Salt Lake city. the population of Salt lake city is roughly 186000 Of course it way lesser than what you typically see in metros. In most of the metros neighbourhood have more population than Utah cities. West Valley City, Provo, West Jordan, Orem are other top cities in terms of population. Economy of Utah One of the advantage of having young population is economy is healthy and vibrant. The economy of Utah is one of the fastest growing in whole US. Prime constituents of economy are agriculture, mining and tourism. Though younger generation is into fields like IT etc as well. A century back Utah was a big mining state. Utah land carries huge amount of coal mines. Many of the bigger coal mines of world are in Utah state. Utah Food Since its snowing most of the days, whenever its...