Homesteading in Utah

Homesteading in Utah- here is a summary of some of the important considerations for starting off your homestead journey in this state.

homesteading in utah

Climate  – Click on the city/town links for more ‘local’ data

Geography – general geographic information

Geology  – geologic information (what rocks do we find)

Legal/Tax considerations

Building codes

Agricultural statistics

Home schooling

Average land price per acre (2013) : $2030


Homesteader Comments

Read below what real homesteaders in this state think the pros and cons for living and homesteading here.  Add your own in the comments!

Pros:  None available

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3 thoughts on “Homesteading in Utah

  • August 10, 2016 at 11:25 am

    I have 2 roosters to give away. Located in Elk Ridge, Utah. 801-319-7927

  • May 21, 2017 at 11:02 pm

    I’m currently a caretaker in coal ills Utah,I love it,I’m on fixed income,tired of urban life it’s beautifull here and I can deal with.but what does it take to homestead is their a minimum of property you have to do? And what’s the steps to get started,thank you for the input.

  • January 26, 2018 at 2:08 pm

    Hey guys im looking to move back to Utah “finally”. Older wiser and looking to do a working retirement homestead. Its been years sense I lived there where is a good rural place to run a mostly off grid? And what would be a good recommendation for acreage for 2 people and a few horses?


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