Aneth, Utah

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Population in 2010: 501. Population change since 2000: -16.2%
Males: 269  (53.8%)
Females: 232  (46.2%)
Median resident age:  23.1 years
Utah median age:  30.7 years

Zip codes: 84534.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,298 (it was $17,292 in 2000)
Aneth:

$34,298
UT:

$65,977

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,854 (it was $10,556 in 2000)

Aneth CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $66,531 (it was $14,500 in 2000)
Aneth:

$66,531
UT:

$250,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $116,394; Detached houses: $136,475; Mobile homes: $15,913

Median gross rent in 2016: $608.

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  • Races in Aneth, UT (2010)

    Aneth races chart
    • 48797.2%American Indian alone
    • 81.6%Hispanic
    • 51.0%White alone
    • 10.2%Two or more races

Races in Aneth detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Aneth: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6625 feet

Land area: 11.4 square miles.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (very low).

Aneth, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Aneth:

  • High school or higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 40.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Aneth CDP:

  • Never married: 63.7%
  • Now married: 18.6%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 11.9%



According to our research of Utah and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Aneth, Utah as of December 09, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Aneth to the number of sex offenders is 413 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $6,249 (4.1%)

Aneth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rio Rancho, NM (192.3 miles , pop. 51,765).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (203.3 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (302.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Montezuma Creek, UT (2.9 miles ), Red Mesa, UT (3.0 miles ), Teec Nos Pos, AZ (4.5 miles ), Ute Mountain, CO (4.5 miles ), Red Mesa, AZ (4.5 miles ), Bluff, UT (4.7 miles ), Tselakai Dezza, UT (4.8 miles) , Towaoc, CO (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 37.21 N, Longitude: 109.16 W

Aneth household income distribution Aneth home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Utah:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (25%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Aneth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Aneth, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Aneth-area historical earthquake activity is near Utah state average. It is 313% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 463.4 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 447.9 miles away from Aneth center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 503.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 460.4 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 237.8 miles away from Aneth center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 570.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Juan County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aneth:

  • San Juan College (about 63 miles; Farmington, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 72 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Colorado Mesa University (about 134 miles; Grand Junction, CO; FT enrollment: 7,671)
  • Western State Colorado University (about 154 miles; Gunnison, CO; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Adams State University (about 182 miles; Alamosa, CO; FT enrollment: 2,805)
  • Colorado Mountain College (about 191 miles; Glenwood Springs, CO; FT enrollment: 3,463)
  • Coconino Community College (about 198 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)

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San Juan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 40.0%
(35.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.1 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  84.6%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.5%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.6
Utah average:

10.5

Aneth travel time to work - commute Aneth mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Aneth CDP (based on San Juan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other6,53322
Evangelical Protestant5359
Catholic1772
Mainline Protestant1774
None7,324-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
San Juan County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
San Juan County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
San Juan County:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Here:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Juan County:

25.3%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.1%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Aneth:

42.8%
Utah:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Aneth:

28.4
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Aneth:

28.9%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.5%
Utah:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Aneth:

6.6
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.1%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Aneth:

51.4%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Aneth:

80.3%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Aneth, UT Residents

9.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,371 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.67%
Utah average:

6.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from San Juan County, NM  2.02% ($29,508 average AGI)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.86% ($21,000)
from Utah County, UT  0.77% ($39,542)


11.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.29%
Utah average:

6.46%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to San Juan County, NM  2.04% ($30,662 average AGI)
to Salt Lake County, UT  1.01% ($36,563)
to Apache County, AZ  0.75% ($27,333)

Strongest AM radio stations in Aneth:

  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KVFC (740 AM; 1 kW; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • KIUP (930 AM; 5 kW; DURANGO, CO; Owner: FOUR CORNERS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRZE (1280 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: J. THOMAS DEVELOPMENT OF NM, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLLV (550 AM; daytime; 2 kW; BREEN, CO; Owner: DAYSTAR RADIO, LTD.)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aneth:

  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)
  • K248AJ (97.5 FM; MONTICELLO, UT; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • K222AD (92.3 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: SOUTHWEST COLORADO TV TRANSLATOR. ASSOCIATION)
  • K232DA (94.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K237CR (95.3 FM; HESPERUS, CO; Owner: NATIVE AMERICAN CHRISTIAN VOICE, INC.)
  • K289AD (105.7 FM; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)

TV broadcast stations around Aneth:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)

Aneth fatal accident list:

Jul 4, 2003 06:15 AM, Mcelmo Ck Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 19, 2002 07:50 PM, Route2416, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 23, 1992 04:09 PM, Hwy262, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 20, 1981 11:36 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 1,917Total average daily traffic
  • 613Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,396Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Wesley Youmans, 2.15 Mi Ne Of Aneth (Lat: 37.204722 Lon: -109.120833), Type: 10.6, Overall height: 10.6 m, Registrant: 4693653317, Wyoumans@czn.Con, 5600 HEADQUARTERS DRIVE
  • Wesley Youmans, 2.15 Mi Ne Of Aneth (Lat: 37.204722 Lon: -109.120833), Type: 10.6, Overall height: 10.6 m, Registrant: 5857778155, Wyoumans@czn.Con, 180 SOUTH CLINTON AVENUE
  • Barbara W Tyer, 2.6 Miles Nw (Lat: 37.246111 Lon: -109.216667), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 64 m, Registrant: 3035344600, Fauerbach@rnrc.Net, 1675 BROADWAY, SUITE 1950
  • Franz Auerbach, 2.6 Miles Nw (Lat: 37.246111 Lon: -109.216667), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 64 m, Registrant: 7136561827, Barbara.W.Tyer@exxonmobil.Com, ROOM 1619 FANNIN BLDG.
  • 2.6 Miles Nw (Lat: 37.246111 Lon: -109.216667), Type: 64.0, Overall height: 64 m, Registrant: 2149514676
  • 2.15 Mi Ne Of Aneth (Lat: 37.204722 Lon: -109.120833), Type: 10.6, Overall height: 10.6 m, Registrant: 2143653317, Wyoumans@czn.Com, THREE NORTHPARK E. 8800 N. CENTRAL
  • 2.15 Mi Ne Of Aneth (Lat: 37.204722 Lon: -109.120833), Type: 10.6, Overall height: 10.6 m, Registrant: 2143653317, Wyoumans@czn.Com, THREE NORTHPARK E. 8800 N. CENTRAL

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Aneth Domestic Water Reservoir (Lat: 37.252778 Lon: -109.222889), Call Sign: KNHM239
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHzGrant Date: 06/18/2013, Expiration Date: 09/15/2023Registrant: Navajo Tribal Utility Authority, North Hwy Route 12, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504-0170, Phone: (928) 729-4705, Fax: (928) 729-4670, Email:
  • Lat: 37.205056 Lon: -109.121417, Call Sign: WQAP231
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.350 MHz, 456.350 MHzGrant Date: 07/13/2004, Expiration Date: 07/13/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/02/2013, Certifier: Wesley YoumansRegistrant: Frontier Communications Corporation, 250 South Franklin, Cookeville, TN 38501, Phone: (931) 528-1584, Fax: (931) 528-1581, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Aneth, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
David349.3 years
Jim383.6 years
John381.0 years
Mary383.0 years
Tony376.3 years
Calvin246.0 years
Charley283.6 years
George257.5 years
Elizabeth283.1 years
Bessie266.0 years
Most common last names in Aneth, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Lansing664.3 years
Lee679.9 years
Begay479.8 years
Silas490.3 years
Jones366.6 years
Weston366.0 years
Harvey277.0 years
Capitan271.0 years
Johnson278.0 years
Claw282.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (73%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Electricity (3%)

Aneth compared to Utah state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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