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Cottonwood Heights is a city located in Salt Lake County between Thirty-ninth and Sixty-second South and from Thirteenth East to the east foothills. It was an early settlement that expanded southeast in 1848 and was named for the luxuriant growth of cottonwood trees growing along the creek. It was the first active farming district outside of Salt Lake City proper to be farmed by the pioneers. Variant: Big Cottonwood.
Following a successful incorporation referendum in May 2004, the city was incorporated on January 14, 2005.