Garfield County UT Information


Garfield County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,196
Daytime Population: Workers 2,670
Daytime Population: Residents 2,492
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,162
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 5,025
Population in Familes 4,195
Population in Group Qrtrs 171
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $47,941
Average Household Income $58,980
Per Capita Income $22,319


Total Housing Units 3,885 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,423 (36.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 507 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,955 (50.3%)
Median Home Value $178,098
Average Home Value $210,401


Total Households 1,930
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 1,304
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 0.06% -0.17%
Households 0.0% -0.21%
Families -0.15% -0.31%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   1.47%


Garfield County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garfield 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 # 25 17th
Population Density # 29 3rd
Diversity Index # 22 28th
Median Household Income # 19 38th
Per Capita Income # 18 41st

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