Carbon County is named for the coal found in the area.
Created: March 8, 1894
Price 1894 – present
Old County Courthouse – Price
Location: 129 East Main Street / South 1st Street East
Built: 1958 – 1959
Architect: Fred L Markham
Contractor: Fred M Reynolds
Description: The building faces west and is a one story red colored brick, concrete and glass structure. The building faces north and has a large portico in the center supported by brick columns. Along the north walls are ceramic title panels. The windows are horizontal and the roof line is flat. The building was demolished.
County Courthouse – Price
Location: North Cedar Hills
Built: 2013 – 2015
Architect: Scott P Evans Architects of Salt Lake City
Contractor: Ascent Construction Inc. of Centerville
Description: The building houses the administration and courthouse. The cost of construction was $16,800,000. The electrical contractor was Envision Engineering, mechanical was VBF, structural BHB Engineers and civil Hill & Argyle.
E – Uintah County
S – Emery County
Photos taken 2008