For population 25 years and over in Goshen:
For population 15 years and over in Goshen town:
88 residents are foreign born (8.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $912 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (23.9 miles , pop. 105,166).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (316.5 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (444.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Elberta, UT (1.8 miles ), Rocky Ridge, UT (2.1 miles ), Genola, UT (2.1 miles ), Santaquin, UT (2.5 miles ), Spring Lake, UT (3.0 miles ), Mona, UT (3.1 miles ), West Mountain, UT (3.2 miles ), Payson, UT (3.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 39.95 N, Longitude: 111.90 W
Area code: 801
Population change in the 1990s: +289 (+49.4%).
Work and jobs in Goshen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Goshen, Utah
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Goshen-area historical earthquake activity is near Utah state average. It is 58% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/2003 at 01:04:19, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 0.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/16/1992 at 14:42:49, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi) earthquake occurred 36.3 miles away from Goshen center
On 7/19/2001 at 20:15:34, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.3 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/7/2000 at 02:16:04, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 1.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1992 at 07:31:20, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.9 miles away from Goshen center
On 8/6/2007 at 08:48:40, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 3.9 ML, Depth: 1.0 mi) earthquake occurred 48.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Utah County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslides: 2, Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Kent Peterson - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Goshen:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goshen:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.456. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 18.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.75. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Goshen and their reported violations in the past:GOSHEN (Population served: 874, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.6%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 21.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Goshen compared to Utah state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Goshen (based on Utah County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.93%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 43
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Number of full-service restaurants: 146
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Goshen government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,968 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($290 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,260 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($660 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Goshen:
Strongest FM radio stations in Goshen:
TV broadcast stations around Goshen:
Goshen fatal accident list:
Apr 22, 1981 05:33 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Goshen)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.