Sanpete County UT Information


Sanpete County Subdivisions

Sanpete County UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 28,768
Population in Households 26,135
Population in Familes 22,216
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,633
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 8,217
Average Household Size 3.18
Family Households 6,297
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 10,627 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,007 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,210 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,410 (22.7%)
Median Home Value $166,012
Average Home Value $188,297


Median Household Income $44,507
Average Household Income $54,225
Per Capita Income $16,408
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.64% 0.39%
Households 0.63% 0.49%
Families 0.61% 0.47%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.14%
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.


Sanpete County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sanpete County to the other 29 counties and county equivalents in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 12 62nd
Population Density1 # 10 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 17 45th
Median Household Income # 22 28th
Per Capita Income # 28 7th

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