Beaver County, Utah
The old Beaver County Courthouse
Beaver County is in west-central Utah, between the Tushar Mountains and the Nevada State line.
Beaver County contains 2,590 square miles of land and 2 square miles of water. The county seat is Beaver.
The first Europeans to visit the area of Beaver County were with the 1776 Dominguez-Escalante Expedition as they were trying to search out a new route from Santa Fe, New Mexico, to Monterey, California. Today, Beaver County is where you'll find the Beaver Canyon Scenic Byway and Eagle Point Ski Resort.
Beaver County Administration Offices
Fast Facts about Beaver County, Utah
Private Sector, wages or salary: 70%
Government Sector: 20%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 8%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 2%
Population Density: 2 People per Square Mile
Cost of Living Index for Beaver County: 84.3
Median Resident Age: 30.8 Years
Median Household Income: $41,600
Estimated Median Home Value: $154,500
Agriculture & Forestry, Health Care, Lodging & Food Services, Educational Services, Government, Construction, Transportation Services
Population Demographics: 2010
Beaver County Related Pages
Map courtesy of National Geographic Topo!