Difference between revisions of "Hanksville"
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The town was settled in 1882 by a small group of Mormon pioneers led by Ebenezer Hanks. With a population of about 200 people the tiny town's economy is driven by agriculture and mining, as well as from tourism due to the town's location between several national parks.
The town is located at the junction of State Routes 24 and 95, and is approximately fifty miles south of Interstate 70.