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Cedar Hills
Utah County, Utah

ZipCodes
84062




Page Contents for Cedar Hills, Utah

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

Government

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Utah state capital is Salt Lake City.
The population of Cedar Hills is approximately 1,600 (1998), 9796 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 163 (1990), 2355 (2010).
The amount of land area in Cedar Hills is 4.146 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Cedar Hills to Washington DC is 1909 miles.
The distance to the Utah state capital is 31 miles. (as the crow flies)
Cedar Hills is positioned 40.40 degrees north of the equator and 111.75 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Cedar Hills median income is $ 39,018 (1989).
Cedar Hills average annual rainfall is 16 inches per year
Cedar Hills average temperature is (January) 21 (July) 83 degrees F.

Location

in northern Utah County about 30 minutes south of Salt Lake City, near Pleasant Grove and Alpine.
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Climate


Moderate. There are approximately 10 to 20 inches of snow each year with much more in the mountain areas.
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History & History Related Items

Once part of the shoreline of ancient Lake Bonneville, Cedar Hills sits on a bench or alluvial fan created by the changing and receding lake. It was called such because of the many cedar trees which grew there. Because of its location high on the hillside, the view of the surrounding area, including Utah Lake, is commanding. Cedar Hills is one of the new communities in Utah County, being established as a community in 1977. It is near Pleasant Grove and Alpine. The area was not used extensively by the local Indian Tribes because of the dryness of the bench, but some artifacts have been found in recent years. In the mid-1800's, the early settlers of the area used the bench mostly for the grazing of livestock. A few tried unsuccessfully to farm there.

Though incorporated in 1977 as a town, Cedar Hills became a city of the third class in 1999. A history page for Cedar Hills
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Cedar Hills City Government

City of Cedar Hills
3925 West Cedar Hills Drive
Cedar Hills, Utah 84062
Phone: 801-785-9668

Cedar Hills is governed by a Mayor and five council-members who are elected at large for four-year staggered terms. Cedar Hills has had ten mayors since its incorporation. Cedar Hills

Miscellany

The population of Cedar Hills was:
1990 - 769
1991 - 791
1992 - 808
1993 - 825
1994 - 874
1995 - 886
1996 - 1,649

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