Rich County UT Information


Rich County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,202
Population in Households 2,201
Population in Familes 2,008
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 791
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 629
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 638 (20.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 153 ( 4.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,319 (74.6%)
Median Home Value $188,889
Average Home Value $236,207


Median Household Income $53,856
Average Household Income $65,089
Per Capita Income $23,387
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.44% -0.21%
Households -0.28% -0.13%
Families -0.33% -0.16%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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.


Rich County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rich 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 # 27 10th
Population Density1 # 22 28th
Diversity Index2 # 28 7th
Median Household Income # 13 59th
Per Capita Income # 12 62nd

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