Provo, Utah

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Provo, Utah
View from the BYU campus
View from the BYU campus
Flag of Provo, Utah
Motto(s): "Making Life Better"
Country United States
State Utah
County Utah
Founded 1849
Incorporated April 1850
Named for Étienne Provost
 • Type Strong Mayor Municipal Format
 • Mayor John R. Curtis
 • Council Chair Rick Healey
 • City 41.8 sq mi (108.2 km2)
 • Land 41.7 sq mi (107.9 km2)
 • Water 2.1 sq mi (5.6 km2)
Elevation 4,551 ft (1,387 m)
Population (2010)[1][2]
 • City 112,488
 • Density 2,697.6/sq mi (1,042.5/km2)
 • Metro 526,810
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP codes 84601-84606
Area code(s) 385, 801
FIPS code 49-62470[3]
GNIS feature ID 1444661[4]
Website Provo City: making life better

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 105,166 people.

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