Pinto, Utah

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Pinto
Unincorporated community
Pinto is located in Utah
Pinto
Pinto
Pinto is located in the US
Pinto
Pinto
Location of Pinto in Utah
Coordinates: 37°32′18″N 113°31′00″W / 37.53833°N 113.51667°W / 37.53833; -113.51667Coordinates: 37°32′18″N 113°31′00″W / 37.53833°N 113.51667°W / 37.53833; -113.51667
Country United States
State Utah
County Washington
Founded 1856
Founded by Rufus C. Allen
Elevation[1] 6,060 ft (1,850 m)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 84756
Area code(s) 435
GNIS feature ID 1444429[1]

Pinto is an unincorporated community in Washington County, Utah. It was established in 1856 by Rufus C. Allen and other leaders of the LDS Southern Indian Mission so they could move away from Fort Harmony, Utah and John D. Lee's attempts to usurp their authority.

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  • PINTO, UTAH from wchsutah.org WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah) accessed December 9, 2015.