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Overview

Introduction to Springville, Utah

Springville, Utah is located 5 miles SE of Provo, Utah (center to center) and is 336 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada. It is in Utah County. The city is part of the Provo - Orem metro area.

Springville History

Springville was first explored by Father Silvestre Vélez de Escalant in 1776. The area was settled in 1850. It was originally known as Hobble Creek. It was renamed Springville for the many freshwater springs of the area. It was incorporated in February 1853. The Springville Museum of Art is the oldest fine arts museum of Utah and was completed in 1937.

Springville and nearby Attractions

  • Springville Museum of Art
  • Hobble Creek Golf Course
  • Bridal Veil Falls
  • Utah Lake State Park
  • North American Museum of Ancient Life
  • Deer Creek State Park

Things To Do In Springville

Springville is home to several parks and open spaces including the Arts Park, Spring Creek Park, Kolob Park, Bird Park, Kelvin Grove, and Big Hollow. The Deer Creek State Park and Utah Lake State Park are in the neighborhood. Springville Museum of Art provides absorbing insights into the history of this area. The Bridal Veil Falls is also worth visiting. Hobble Creek Golf Course provides excellent facilities for golf enthusiasts. Facilities for boating and fishing are offered by Burt Spring Pond. Every year, the city hosts the Art City Days in the month of June.

Springville Transportation

Flights can be availed from Salt Lake City International Airport.

Springville Higher Education

Utah Valley State College, Salt Lake Community College, and Brigham Young University provide facilities for higher education.

Demographics

People

Total Population31,796
Male Share of the Population49.6%
Female Share of the Population50.4%
Senior Citizens7.5%
Employed Population 16+13,604
Age of the Population25

Families

% of people married62.3%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.8%
Median Earnings25+$35,380
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,128
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,895

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,517
% Above Poverty Level92.5%
% Below Poverty Level7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone12.5%
Median Gross Rent$933
Median House Value$209,800

Ancestry

English26.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.7%
German12.2%
Scottish6.5%
Danishn6.2%
Irish5.6%
Swedish3.7%
Welsh2.8%
Norwegian2.6%
French Except Basque2.5%
Italian2.3%
Dutch1.9%
Swiss1.2%
Polish1%
Hungarian0.6%
Czech0.4%
Russian0.4%
New Zealand0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Brazilian0.3%
Portuguese0.3%
Icelander0.3%
Ukrainian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Australian0.2%
Bulgarian0.1%
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Springville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Utah County
Standard Zip Codes84663, 84664
Phone Area Codes385,801
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude40.2
Approximate Longitude-111.47

Springville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationSPANISH FORK PWR HOUSE
Distance5.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp59 to 92 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip21.5 inches
StationOLMSTEAD P H
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 39 F
Apr Temp37 to 63 F
Jul Temp59 to 92 F
Oct Temp40 to 67 F
Annual Precip20.2 inches
StationDEER CREEK DAM
Distance16.7 miles
Jan Temp9 to 33 F
Apr Temp28 to 57 F
Jul Temp47 to 85 F
Oct Temp30 to 62 F
Annual Precip23.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Mapleton9,014$98,485
Orem93,220$61,647
Payson19,480$64,474
Provo115,718$46,248
Salem7,247$82,959
Spanish Fork37,565$72,416

Springville Public Libraries

Springville Public Library
45 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Springville, Utah
(801) 489-2720

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Springville Public Schools

Art City School
121 N 900 E
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2820
Primary
Total Enrollment 626
Athenian Eacademy
1393 West 150 North
ZIP: 84663
(801) 739-6559
Bridges Nebo Transition Center
105 S 400 E
ZIP: 84663
(801) 798-4006
High
Total Enrollment 39
Brookside School
750 E 400 S
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2830
Primary
Total Enrollment 756
Cherry Creek School
484 S 200 E
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2810
Primary
Total Enrollment 874
Merit College Preparatory Academy
1440 W Center Street
ZIP: 84663
(801) 491-7600
High
Total Enrollment 344
Nebo Advanced Learning Center
570 S Main
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2833
High
Total Enrollment 5
Oakridge School
780 S 1350 E
ZIP: 84663
(801) 491-2165
Other
Total Enrollment 33
Reagan Academy
1143 W Center
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-7828
Primary
Total Enrollment 673
Sage Creek School
1050 S 700 E
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2860
Primary
Total Enrollment 785
Springville High
1205 E 900 S
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2870
High
Total Enrollment 1439
Springville Jr High
165 S 700 E
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2880
Middle
Total Enrollment 1058
Westside School
740 W Center
ZIP: 84663
(801) 489-2800
Primary
Total Enrollment 819

Springville Private Schools

Provo Canyon School - Springville Campus
763 N 1650 W
ZIP: 84663
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 90
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