San Juan County UT Information


San Juan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,767
Daytime Population: Workers 5,251
Daytime Population: Residents 10,385
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,636
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 15,400
Population in Familes 13,738
Population in Group Qrtrs 367
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $43,510
Average Household Income $56,778
Per Capita Income $17,562


Total Housing Units 6,005 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,758 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,038 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,209 (20.1%)
Median Home Value $134,331
Average Home Value $168,035


Total Households 4,796
Average Household Size 3.21
Family Households 3,625
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 0.93% 0.87%
Households 0.87% 0.89%
Families 0.75% 0.8%
Median Household Income   0.49%
Per Capita Income   1.73%


San Juan County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares San Juan 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 # 17 45th
Population Density # 23 21st
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 26 14th
Per Capita Income # 29 3rd

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