Box Elder County UT Information


Box Elder County Subdivisions

Box Elder County UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 54,790
Daytime Population: Workers 22,014
Daytime Population: Residents 30,549
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 52,563
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 54,451
Population in Familes 49,329
Population in Group Qrtrs 339
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $60,238
Average Household Income $75,166
Per Capita Income $24,214


Total Housing Units 19,024 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,490 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,003 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,531 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $188,815
Average Home Value $228,015


Total Households 17,493
Average Household Size 3.11
Family Households 13,949
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.28% 1.25%
Households 1.19% 1.2%
Families 1.09% 1.13%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.67%


Box Elder County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Box Elder County to the other 29 counties and county equivalents in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 8 76th
Population Density # 15 55th
Diversity Index # 18 41st
Median Household Income # 9 72nd
Per Capita Income # 12 62nd

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