|City of Provo|
|Named for||Étienne Provost|
|• City||44.19 sq mi (114.44 km2)|
|• Land||41.69 sq mi (107.97 km2)|
|• Water||2.50 sq mi (6.47 km2)|
|Elevation||4,551 ft (1,387 m)|
|• Density||2,762.34/sq mi (1,066.61/km2)|
|• Urban||588,609 (US: 75th)|
|• Urban density||3,653.5/sq mi (1,410.6/km2)|
|• Metro||697,141 (US: 86th)|
|Time zone||UTC−7 (Mountain (MST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−6 (MDT)|
|Area codes||385, 801|
Provo is an American city in the state of Utah. It is in Utah County and is east of Utah Lake. It lies to the west of high mountain peaks in the Wasatch Range. It is home to Brigham Young University. The city is the third largest city in the state. It has a population of 115,162 people, as of the 2020 census.
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- "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 7, 2020.
- "QuickFacts: Provo city, Utah". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 27, 2023.
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- "Provo". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.