Kane County, Utah
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Kane County is in south central Utah, against the Arizona state line. Parts of Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area are here.
Kane County was named for Colonel Thomas L. Kane, a friend of the Mormon settlers.
Kane County contains 3,992 square miles of land and 116 square miles of water. The largest town and county seat is Kanab.
Hoodoos in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument
In the Kanab Town Plaza
Fast Facts about Kane County, Utah
Private Sector, wages or salary: 65%
Government Sector: 21%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 12%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 2%
Population Density: 2 People per Square Mile
Cost of Living Index for Kane County: 83.7
Median Resident Age: 39.1 Years
Median Household Income: $41,250
Median Home Value: $195,500
Lodging & Food Services, Educational Services, Construction, Government, Health Care, Religious Organizations, Agriculture & Forestry, Entertainment & Recreation, Repair & Maintenance, Professional Services, Retail Services
Population Demographics: 2010
Map of the Kane County area
Kane County Related Pages
Other photo courtesy of the Bureau of Land Management
Map courtesy of National Geographic Topo!