15 Slow-Paced Small Towns in Utah Where Life Is Still Simple
Some Utahns have a slower-paced life than others. Imagine living in a small enough town that your kids could just walk two blocks to the local park for the baseball game. No worries about rush hour traffic and a long commute – instead you probably own your own farm, ranch or home-based business. Life in Utah’s small towns certainly has its drawbacks…but the living is much more simple.
This list includes towns with fewer than 2,500 residents. They’re listed here alphabetically.
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Let’s face it – life along the Wasatch Front is busy. Rush hour traffic twice a day, long hours at work in an office building, running kids around to soccer practice, piano lessons…it’s enough to make you wish you had a much quieter, easier life, isn’t it?
Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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