American Fork Utah Travel and Real Estate
American Fork is a city in Utah County, Utah. It is located along US Route 89, between Utah Lake and Mount Timpanogos in the Wasatch Range. American Fork is only 30 miles away from Salt Lake City and 15 miles away from Provo, both of which can be easily reached via nearby Interstate 15. The zip code of American Fork is 84003.
American Fork is a suburban community that delicately balances small-town environment with a rapidly growing town. The city has a great historic downtown area with nearby modern and growing business parks as well as the Meadows Shopping Center, a major retail hub in the county.
American Fork is a modern community in a beautiful landscape with excellent municipal services that give a good quality of life. The city has prime real estate consisting of newly built homes with plenty of others on the way. American Fork has a large array of restaurants that serve diverse cuisines ranging from American to Asian and Mexican food. There are multiple cinemas where American Fork residents and visitors can catch a great movie.
The city is home to the Barratt Elementary School, Shelley Elementary School, Forbes Elementary School, Greenwood Elementary School, American Fork High School, all part of the Alpine School District. Additionally, the American Fork is home to the administration and transportations offices of the school district. There are also a number of private schools. The American Fork library provides complementary educational services to the community.
There are plenty of recreational opportunities in American Fork with over 25 parks. The Fox Hollow Golf Club (formerly the Tri City Club)includes 18 hole golf course, pro shop and large clubhouse. Water activities are available at the nearby Boat Harbor at Utah Lake and hiking and camping are available at the beautiful nearby Mount Timpanogos. There is also a newly built state of the art skate park. There is an amphitheater for local cultural and entertainment gathering. Additionally, American Fork is within a 30 minute drive of more than a dozen national parks.
American Fork and its surrounding communities receive great medical care from the American Fork Hospital, which provide a variety of services ranging from emergency to surgery and cancer treatment.
The American Fork Arts Council enriches and maintains local community culture.