Spanish Fork has always been a beautiful and great place to live ! Unfortunately, the city has grown tremendously within the last few years, but greatfully it hasn’t been too bad! Everyone is still very kind, generous, and thoughtful! Overall it’s a very safe city, with low crime rates.
In all likelihood, the name ” Spanish Fork ” was derived from the fact that the route of the Taos trappers during the early part of the 1800’s followed the canyon and the river. The indigenous population of Spanish Fork was composed of members of the Ute Indian tribe.
Spanish Fork , Utah gets 20 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year. Spanish Fork averages 51 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
Springville is in Utah County and is one of the best places to live in Utah . Living in Springville offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Springville there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Springville and residents tend to be conservative.
The city takes its name from the American Fork River. The first settlers on the American Fork creek took the name of the stream for the settlement. American Fork was settled by Mormon pioneers in the summer of 1850 and was incorporated in 1853.