Piute County UT Information


Piute County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,548
Population in Households 1,511
Population in Familes 1,341
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 563
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 413
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 898 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 456 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 107 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 335 (37.3%)
Median Home Value $171,635
Average Home Value $186,568


Median Household Income $36,086
Average Household Income $49,426
Per Capita Income $18,275
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.31%
Households -0.36% -0.32%
Families -0.46% -0.39%
Median Household Income   -0.16%
Per Capita Income   1.52%
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.


Piute County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Piute County to the other 29 counties and county equivalents 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 # 28 7th
Population Density1 # 24 24th
Diversity Index2 # 20 34th
Median Household Income # 29 3rd
Per Capita Income # 27 10th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.