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Thatcher, Utah - Basic Facts

The Thatcher Census Designated Place had a population of 819 as of July 1, 2016. Thatcher ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Utah. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Thatcher is located at latitude 41.6815 and longitude -112.3201 in Box Elder County. The formal boundaries for the Thatcher Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Box Elder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,331 feet.

The Thatcher Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584779) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Utah is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Thatcher Census Designated Place is located within Howell-Snowville Division of Box Elder County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Thatcher population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Thatcher, UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 819
Population in Households 819
Population in Familes 766
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 68
Diversity Index2 18


Total Households 231
Average Household Size 3.55
Family Households 193
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 245 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 205 (83.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (10.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 14 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $182,927
Average Home Value $222,304


Median Household Income $66,146
Average Household Income $73,923
Per Capita Income $22,579
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.6% 0.77%
Households 0.71% 0.77%
Families -0.25% 0.72%
Median Household Income   3.28%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Thatcher, UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Thatcher to the other 325 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 184 44th
Population Density1 # 266 18th
Diversity Index2 # 243 26th
Median Household Income # 93 72nd
Per Capita Income # 185 43rd

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