Howell, Utah

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Population in 2014: 247 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.8%
 
Males: 142  (57.5%)
Females: 105  (42.5%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Utah median age:  30.7 years

Zip codes: 84316.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,568 (it was $40,750 in 2000)
Howell:

$50,568
UT:

$65,977

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,056 (it was $16,510 in 2000)

Howell town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $143,984 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Howell:

$143,984
UT:

$250,300

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $203,583; Detached houses: $215,185; Mobile homes: $108,698

Median gross rent in 2016: $810.

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  • Races in Howell, UT (2010)

    Howell races chart
    • 23495.5%White alone
    • 114.5%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Howell: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (15.7%), Scottish (13.2%), German (11.6%), Danish (9.9%), American (9.1%), Scandinavian (5.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4556 feet

Land area: 35.4 square miles.

Population density: 7.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Howell,UT real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Howell:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Howell town:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 68.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $881 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $801 (0.6%)

Howell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ogden, UT (45.7 miles , pop. 77,226).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (409.8 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (570.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Thatcher, UT (3.2 miles ), Tremonton, UT (3.9 miles ), Garland, UT (4.0 miles ), Riverside, UT (4.1 miles ), Plymouth, UT (4.2 miles ), Elwood, UT (4.2 miles ), Fielding, UT (4.2 miles ), Portage, UT (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $34,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $34,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $151,400
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $103,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $103,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.77 N, Longitude: 112.46 W

Area code: 435

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

3.4%
Utah:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-7.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (58%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (54%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Howell, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Howell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Utah state average. It is 289% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 213.5 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 173.2 miles away from Howell center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 276.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 16.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 373.2 miles away from Howell center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 341.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Box Elder County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Landslides: 3, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Howell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Howell:

  • BEAR RIVER VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; TREMONTON, UT)
  • BEAR RIVER VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; TREMONTON, UT)
  • BOX ELDER COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; TREMONTON, UT)

airports located in Howell:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Howell:

  • Utah State University (about 34 miles; Logan, UT; Full-time enrollment: 21,131)
  • Weber State University (about 49 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 76 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Idaho State University (about 76 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • University of Utah (about 77 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Westminster College (about 79 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 81 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)

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Church in Howell: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Blue Creek Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Box Elder County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 56.9. This is better than average.

City:

56.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 37.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 5.84. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.84
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 3.2%
(2.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.3%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.3%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.9
Utah average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Howell town (based on Box Elder County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other41,921105
Catholic2,0082
Evangelical Protestant80710
Mainline Protestant3893
None4,850-
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: 4
Box Elder County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Box Elder County:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Box Elder County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.1%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Box Elder County:

27.6%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

42.5%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

33.4%
State:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Howell:

28.2
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.8%
Utah:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Howell:

9.1%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Howell:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.8%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Howell:

48.0%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Howell:

75.1%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Howell, UT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$5,539
Fire - Other 0$0 4$1,445
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$2,591
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$1,593
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,242
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$5,571
Totals for Government 0$0 19$18,981

Howell government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $61,000 ($246.96)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($89.07)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($36.44)
    General - Other: $2,000 ($8.10)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($4.05)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $1,000 ($4.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $46,000 ($186.23)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($36.44)

Howell government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,000 ($8.10)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($4.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($32.39)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($4.05)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($141.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $30,000 ($121.46)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $13,000 ($52.63)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.05)

Howell government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $150,000 ($607.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $144,000 ($583.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($24.29)

Howell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $236,000 ($955.47)

5.63% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
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 Weber County, UT  1.43% ($38,071 average AGI)
from Cache County, UT  0.99% ($32,739)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.53% ($28,202)


7.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,874 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
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 Weber County, UT  1.63% ($32,652 average AGI)
to Cache County, UT  1.02% ($28,520)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.66% ($31,384)

Strongest AM radio stations in Howell:

  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSOS (800 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KVNU (610 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KXOL (1660 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KLGN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • KANN (1120 AM; 10 kW; ROY, UT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KLO (1430 AM; 10 kW; OGDEN, UT; Owner: KLO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZNS (1280 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Howell:

  • KRAR (106.9 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJQN (100.7 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KBNZ (104.9 FM; TREMONTON, UT; Owner: 3 POINT MEDIA - UTAH, LLC)
  • KUDD (107.9 FM; ROY, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KUSU-FM (91.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE UNIV. OF AGRI. & APP. SCI)
  • K220HI (91.9 FM; CLARKSTON, UT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYFO-FM (95.5 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KVFX (94.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KUUU (92.1 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Howell:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KUTH (Channel 12; LOGAN, UT; Owner: LOGAN 12, INC.)

Howell fatal accident list:

Aug 26, 2000 11:00 AM, Sr-83, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 3, 1986 04:50 PM, Eastcanal, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • 7,926Total average daily traffic
  • 3,884Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Marty Jimmerson, Howell, Utah (Lat: 41.817000 Lon: -112.407861), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 7134792097, Billy.Stephenson@americantower.Com, 3411 RICHMOND AVE., SUITE 400, Phone: (STE) PHE-NSON
  • MARTY JIMMERSON, Howell, Utah (Lat: 41.817000 Lon: -112.407861), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 7134792097, Billy.Stephenson@americantower.Com, 3411 RICHMOND AVE., SUITE 400, Phone: (DEP) ART-MENT
  • MARTY JIMMERSON, Howell, Utah (Lat: 41.817000 Lon: -112.407861), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 7136930000, , 3411 RICHMOND AVE., SUITE 400
  • Billy Stephenson, Howell, Utah (Lat: 41.817000 Lon: -112.407861), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2812953611, Billy.Stephenson@americantower.Com, 4655 WRIGHT RD., SUITE 200, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Billy Stephenson, Howell, Utah (Lat: 41.817000 Lon: -112.407861), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 2812953611, Billy.Stephenson@americantower.Com, 4655 WRIGHT RD., SUITE 200, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Shelley L Aitoro, Howell, Utah (Lat: 41.817000 Lon: -112.407861), Type: 80.7, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: 4252518480, , 6802 S. 220TH ST., Phone: (Dep) art-ment

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KS6H, Licensee ID: L00300635, Grant Date: 03/29/2014, Expiration Date: 04/05/2024, Certifier: James W Danley, Registrant: James W Danley, 14995 N W Canal Rd, Howell, UT 84316

Drinking water stations with addresses in Howell and their reported violations in the past:

HOWELL TOWN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2011)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-31-1995 to MAR-22-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common last names in Howell, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fonnesbeck467.2 years
Fallows371.7 years
Grant378.0 years
Kotter376.3 years
Sorensen382.0 years
Hawkes284.9 years
Hess281.5 years
Hyden277.9 years
Mcbride265.0 years
Nessen293.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (30%)
  • Other fuel (25%)
  • No fuel used (12%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Howell compared to Utah state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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 college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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