Welcome to Emery County, Utah
is located in southeastern Utah. It encompasses 4,452 square miles of richly diversified landscapes: spectacular red rock canyons, high alpine mountain meadows, pristine desert wilderness, delightful trout streams and lakes, challenging white water rivers, and rugged badlands.
Emery County also contains a wealth of prehistoric civilization treasures with a world-renowned dinosaur quarry, unique Native American rock art and artifacts, pioneer cabins, wild West outlaw hideouts, and part of the Old Spanish Trail.
Emery County's economy was built and remains founded today on agriculture, livestock production, coal mining, and coal-fired electric power generation.
Emery County's future belongs to those individuals that desire a rural, natural setting in which to live and raise a family, but who are also resourceful and innovative enough to produce goods and services for the worldwide marketplace. Welcome to Emery County!