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Kamas, Utah - Basic Facts

The City of Kamas had a population of 2,138 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Kamas is located at latitude 40.6496 and longitude -111.2722 in Summit County. The formal boundaries for the City of Kamas (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Summit County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,486 feet.

The City of Kamas (GNIS ID: 2410162) 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 City of Kamas is located within Kamas Division of Summit County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kamas 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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Kamas, UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,138
Population in Households 2,137
Population in Familes 1,882
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 584
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 701
Average Household Size 3.05
Family Households 542
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 791 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 533 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 168 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $293,321
Average Home Value $380,394


Median Household Income $63,300
Average Household Income $76,104
Per Capita Income $24,856
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.69% 2.49%
Households 2.47% 2.45%
Families 2.95% 2.36%
Median Household Income   2.78%
Per Capita Income   1.92%
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.

Kamas, UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kamas 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 # 120 63rd
Population Density1 # 147 55th
Diversity Index2 # 91 73rd
Median Household Income # 107 67th
Per Capita Income # 117 64th

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