Bluff, UT Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Bluff, Utah - Basic Facts

The Bluff Census Designated Place had a population of 271 as of July 1, 2017. Bluff ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper 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 Bluff is located at latitude 37.2924 and longitude -109.5971 in San Juan County. The formal boundaries for the Bluff Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 22.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.51 sq. miles. San Juan County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,324 feet.

The Bluff Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407870) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Utah is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Bluff Census Designated Place is located within Blanding Division of San Juan County.

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

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


Total Population 271
Daytime Population: Workers 172
Daytime Population: Residents 144
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 316
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.17
Population in Households 267
Population in Familes 197
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $35,722
Average Household Income $49,180
Per Capita Income $20,753


Total Housing Units 186 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 81 (43.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 55 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (26.9%)
Median Home Value $163,462
Average Home Value $195,988


Total Households 136
Average Household Size 1.96
Family Households 73
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 0.68% 0.8%
Households 0.73% 0.72%
Families 1.83% 0.54%
Median Household Income   0.14%
Per Capita Income   1.6%

Bluff, UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bluff 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 # 274 16th
Population Density # 312 4th
Diversity Index # 20 94th
Median Household Income # 312 4th
Per Capita Income # 236 28th

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