The Town of Big Water had a population of 490 as of July 1, 2016. Big Water 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 Big Water is located at latitude 37.0729 and longitude -111.6608 in Kane County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Big Water (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kane County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,108 feet.
The Town of Big Water (GNIS ID: 2411690) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Utah is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Big Water is located within Kanab Division of Kane County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Big Water population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Big Water: Big Water City, Bigwater, Glen Canyon, Glen Canyon City.
|Population in Households||490|
|Population in Familes||373|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||313 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||179 (57.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||47 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||87 (27.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$162,209|
|Average Home Value||$179,050|
|Median Household Income||$46,782|
|Average Household Income||$56,698|
|Per Capita Income||$25,386|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.11%|
The table below compares Big Water 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.
|Total Population||# 226||31st|
|Population Density1||# 257||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 157||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 260||20th|
|Per Capita Income||# 102||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.