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Orem, UT (Population: 89,713)

Orem is an incorporated city in the north-central part of the state of Utah in Utah County. It is adjacent to Provo, Lindon, and Vineyard; and is about 45 miles south of Salt Lake City. As of 2005 the city had an estimated population of 89,713, making it the fifth largest city in the state. Utah Valley State College is located in Orem where the Orem Owlz of the minor league baseball Pioneer League play their home games. Orem hosts several festivals throughout the year to include the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival, and the Orem Summerfest June Festival featuring games, rides, talent festivals, children's parades, fireworks, and restaurant tasting booths.

Orem is also known as "Family City USA." The city, once known as Provo Bench, was named after Walter C. Orem, who operated a railroad line in the area in the early 1900's. Brigham Young University, one of the largest private universities in the United States, is located in neighboring Provo. Several notable companies got their start in Orem, including the company who created the popular word processing program, WordPerfect (now owned by Corel), Novell, Stores Online/Imergent, Omniture, Axiom Financial, MyFamily.com (the LDC genealogy online database), Flexsim Software Products, Inc., and Zuka Juice.