The Town of Independence had a population of 169 as of July 1, 2021. Independence 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 Independence is located at latitude 40.3029 and longitude -111.2569 in Wasatch County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Independence encompass a land area of 30.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wasatch County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,979 feet.
The Town of Independence 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 Town of Independence is located within Heber City East Division of Wasatch County.
|Total Population||169 (100%)|
|Population in Households||165 (97.6%)|
|Population in Families||151 (89.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||4 ( 2.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$114,237|
|Average Household Income||$140,220|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||0%|
|Per Capita Income||$40,880|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||68 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||44 (64.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||7 (10.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||16 (23.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$675,000|
|Average Home Value||$751,136|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||3.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.34%|
|Owner Occupied HU||6.4%|
The table below compares Independence to the other 327 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 303||8th|
|Population Density||# 323||2nd|
|Median Household Income||# 14||96th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 1||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 21||94th|
|Diversity Index||# 52||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.