The City of Vernal had a population of 10,817 as of July 1, 2018. Vernal ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Vernal is located at latitude 40.4517 and longitude -109.538 in Uintah County. The formal boundaries for the City of Vernal (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Uintah County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,328 feet.
The City of Vernal (GNIS ID: 2412149) 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 Vernal is located within Vernal Division of Uintah County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Vernal: Ashley, Ashley Center.
|Population in Households||10,676|
|Population in Familes||8,920|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||141|
|Median Household Income||$61,171|
|Average Household Income||$83,407|
|Per Capita Income||$29,170|
|Total Housing Units||4,304 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,210 (51.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,543 (35.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||551 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$205,383|
|Average Home Value||$276,493|
|Average Household Size||2.84|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.16%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Vernal to the other 325 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 58||82nd|
|Population Density||# 44||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 68||79th|
|Median Household Income||# 151||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 78||76th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.