Also See: Cedar City, UT ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Cedar City had a population of 35,106 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Cedar City is located at latitude 37.6775 and longitude -113.0619 in Iron County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cedar City encompass a land area of 35.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Iron County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,846 feet.
The City of Cedar City 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 Cedar City is located within Cedar City Division of Iron County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cedar City: Coal Creek.
|Total Population||35,106 (100%)|
|Population in Households||34,051 (97.0%)|
|Population in Families||26,922 (76.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1,055 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$50,294|
|Average Household Income||$66,461|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||21%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,370|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||13,616 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,608 (48.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,115 (37.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,893 (13.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$254,053|
|Average Home Value||$285,614|
|Housing Affordability Index3||120|
|Average Household Size||2.9|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.74%|
|Per Capita Income||1.75%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.21%|
The table below compares Cedar City to the other 327 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 28||92nd|
|Population Density||# 104||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 281||14th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 116||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 260||21st|
|Diversity Index||# 117||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.