Utah became the 45th state on January 4, 1896. Salt Lake City is the state capital. There are currently 29 counties each with a courthouse.
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Highest Point – Kings Peak ( 13,528 feet ) is located in Duchesne County.
Lowest Point – Beaver Wash Dam ( 2,200 feet ) is located in Washington County.
Oldest Courthouse -
Oldest Former Courthouse - Beaver County (1882)
State Capitol – Salt Lake City
Governor Mansion – Salt Lake City