Paragonah (/ˌpærəˈɡuːnə/ PARR-ə-GOO-nə) is a town in Iron County, Utah, United States. The population was 488 at the 2010 census.
Paragonah was fixed by residents from the approachable town of Parowan in the into the future 1850s. Parowan residents found meadows next to Red Creek that provided ideal locations for farming. The settlement was first known as Red Creek, but the publish was innovative changed to Paragoonah and next Paragonah. There are conflicting sources as to the name’s true meaning, but it is of Southern Paiute stock and apparently is a reference to the red color of the water found in the area. Paragonah was incorporated as a town in 1916.
Paragonah is in northeastern Iron County, 4 miles (6 km) northeast of Parowan, the county seat. Interstate 15 passes northwest of the town, with admission from Exit 82. Parogonah is 23 miles (37 km) northeast of Cedar City and 228 miles (367 km) south of Salt Lake City. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.64 square miles (1.66 km2), all land.