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Nephi, Utah - Basic Facts

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The City of Nephi had a population of 5,736 as of July 1, 2017. Nephi ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Utah. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Nephi is located at latitude 39.7073 and longitude -111.8322 in Juab County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nephi (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Juab County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,128 feet.

The City of Nephi (GNIS ID: 2411223) 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 Nephi is located within Nephi Division of Juab County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Nephi population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nephi: Salt Creek.

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


Total Population 5,736
Daytime Population: Workers 2,818
Daytime Population: Residents 2,865
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,683
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 5,684
Population in Familes 5,188
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density2 1,256
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $55,984
Average Household Income $67,440
Per Capita Income $21,530


Total Housing Units 1,940 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,365 (70.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 418 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 157 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $185,417
Average Home Value $223,315


Total Households 1,783
Average Household Size 3.19
Family Households 1,424
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 0.87% 0.8%
Households 0.75% 0.72%
Families 0.68% 0.65%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Nephi, UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nephi to the other 325 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 89 73rd
Population Density # 78 76th
Diversity Index # 261 20th
Median Household Income # 177 46th
Per Capita Income # 212 35th

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