Emery County UT Information


Emery County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,635
Daytime Population: Workers 3,864
Daytime Population: Residents 6,680
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,544
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 10,592
Population in Familes 9,555
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $51,534
Average Household Income $61,203
Per Capita Income $20,779


Total Housing Units 4,489 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,862 (63.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 740 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 887 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $131,949
Average Home Value $156,123


Total Households 3,602
Average Household Size 2.94
Family Households 2,825
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.43% -0.68%
Households -0.49% -0.72%
Families -0.59% -0.8%
Median Household Income   0.67%
Per Capita Income   1.67%


Emery County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Emery 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 # 21 31st
Population Density # 21 31st
Diversity Index # 21 31st
Median Household Income # 16 48th
Per Capita Income # 24 21st

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