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Grouse Creek, Utah
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Utah
County Box Elder
Settled 1876
Founded by Benjamin F. Cook
Named for Sage Grouse
Elevation 5,331 ft (1,625 m)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP codes 84313
GNIS feature ID 1428419
Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 267
1890 274 2.6%
1900 278 1.5%
1910 337 21.2%
1920 342 1.5%
1930 329 −3.8%
1940 267 −18.8%
1950 167 −37.5%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Grouse Creek (also Cookesville) is an unincorporated community in the nearly unpopulated northwestern region of Box Elder County, Utah, United States, near the Idaho and Nevada borders. It lies along unpaved roads north of State Route 30 in the Grouse Creek Mountains. Its elevation is 5,331 feet (1,625 m). Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 84313.

Grouse Creek was first settled in 1876.

Climate

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Grouse Creek has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.


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