Copperton Utah Information
Copperton is a township located in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States. It is southwest of West Jordan and about 17 miles from Salt Lake City. Copperton lies at the mouth of Bingham Canyon and was originally founded in 1926 by the Utah Copper Company as a residential area for its workers. The current population of the township is about 1,000 people, half of which work in the Bingham Canyon Mine.