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West Mountain, Utah - Basic Facts

The West Mountain Census Designated Place had a population of 1,266 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for West Mountain is located at latitude 40.0623 and longitude -111.7836 in Utah County. The formal boundaries for the West Mountain Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Utah County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,547 feet.

The West Mountain Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409557) 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 West Mountain Census Designated Place is located within Spanish Fork-Payson Division of Utah County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Mountain 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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West Mountain, UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,266
Daytime Population: Workers 78
Daytime Population: Residents 686
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 764
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.60
Population in Households 1,266
Population in Familes 1,182
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 118
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $67,687
Average Household Income $74,754
Per Capita Income $21,400


Total Housing Units 329 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 263 (79.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 54 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 ( 4.0%)
Median Home Value $310,185
Average Home Value $398,764


Total Households 316
Average Household Size 4.01
Family Households 271
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 0.9% 2.08%
Households 0.86% 2.12%
Families 0.1% 1.99%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

West Mountain, UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Mountain 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 # 157 52nd
Population Density # 242 26th
Diversity Index # 132 60th
Median Household Income # 102 69th
Per Capita Income # 218 33rd

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