Brigham City Chamber of Commerce
6th North Main
The first permanent white settlements were established in 1851 when Mormons moved north from the Salt Lake City area and settled in what are now Willard and Brigham City. Shoshone Indians already lived in the area, and numerous violent incidents occurred until a treaty was negotiated in 1863.
The economy is centered on agriculture (hay, grain, fruit, and livestock) and aerospace technologies, specifically ATK Launch Systems (formerly Thiokol), which was established in 1929 and has been a major contributor of missiles, parts, and other technology for national defense and space exploration.