Hurricane, Utah

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Population in 2014: 15,032 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: +82.2%
Males: 7,063  (47.0%)
Females: 7,969  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Utah median age:  30.2 years

Zip codes: 84746, 84774, 84779.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,323 (it was $32,865 in 2000)
Hurricane:

$48,323
UT:

$59,770

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,193 (it was $13,353 in 2000)

Hurricane city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $174,840 (it was $106,800 in 2000)
Hurricane:

$174,840
UT:

$211,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $242,169; Detached houses: $260,066; Townhouses or other attached units: $136,480; In 2-unit structures: $202,596; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $118,295; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $149,409; Mobile homes: $56,853; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $4,772

Median gross rent in 2013: $913.

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  • Races in Hurricane, UT (2013)

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    • 13,03489.0%White alone
    • 1,0747.3%Hispanic
    • 2831.9%Two or more races
    • 1180.8%American Indian alone
    • 210.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 70.05%Black alone
    • 70.05%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hurricane: 87.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (20.0%), German (14.4%), Irish (6.7%), United States (5.3%), Scottish (3.4%), Danish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3266 feet

Land area: 31.1 square miles.

Population density: 483 people per square mile   (low).

Hurricane,UT real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Hurricane:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hurricane city:

  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

223 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Utah:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,236 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,101 (0.6%)

Hurricane satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sunrise Manor, NV (118.4 miles , pop. 156,120).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (125.1 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (261.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: La Verkin, UT (2.1 miles ), Leeds, UT (2.2 miles ), Toquerville, UT (2.4 miles ), Virgin, UT (2.8 miles ), Washington, UT (3.2 miles ), Apple Valley, UT (3.6 miles ), St. George, UT (3.9 miles ), Rockville, UT (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 136 buildings, average cost: $76,200
  • 1998: 104 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 1999: 134 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2000: 146 buildings, average cost: $97,000
  • 2001: 126 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2002: 131 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2003: 163 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2004: 344 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2005: 522 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2006: 229 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2007: 189 buildings, average cost: $141,800
  • 2008: 79 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2009: 79 buildings, average cost: $138,600
  • 2010: 58 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2011: 79 buildings, average cost: $166,000
  • 2012: 126 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2013: 197 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2014: 197 buildings, average cost: $169,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.17 N, Longitude: 113.33 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -904 (-6.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,464 (43.8%)

Area code: 435

Hurricane household income distribution Hurricane home values distribution

Crime rates in Hurricane by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10364
per 100,000 11.70.031.259.535.3
Robberies 00100
per 100,000 0.00.010.40.00.0
Assaults 45476
per 100,000 46.753.941.669.552.9
Burglaries 3144385268
per 100,000 362.3474.3395.2516.0599.3
Thefts 164228208179200
per 100,000 1,916.62,457.72,163.11,776.31,762.6
Auto thefts 1913171813
per 100,000 222.0140.1176.8178.6114.6
Arson 01000
per 100,000 0.010.80.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 318.1) 144.7160.4172.1191.2167.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hurricane detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Utah average:

1.66
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Utah:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +4,187 (+103.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Hurricane, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Hurricane-area historical earthquake activity is above Utah state average. It is 588% 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 274.2 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 253.4 miles away from Hurricane center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 321.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 350.9 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 275.8 miles away from Hurricane center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 304.4 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 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 Washington County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hurricane topographic map

Birthplace of: Don Leo Jonathan - Professional wrestler, Sylvan Wittwer - Agronomist, Telton Hall - College basketball player (Southern Utah Thunderbirds).

Hospitals and medical centers in Hurricane:

  • HURRICANE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (416 NORTH STATE STREET)
  • ZION HEALTH-CARE COMPLEX (416 NORTH HIGHWAY 17)
  • HURRICANE DIALYSIS CENTER (48 S 2500 W STE 100)

Airports and heliports located in Hurricane:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hurricane:

  • Dixie State University (about 15 miles; Saint George, UT; Full-time enrollment: 6,485)
  • Southern Utah University (about 38 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)
  • Nevada State College (about 122 miles; Henderson, NV; FT enrollment: 2,346)
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 125 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 21,153)
  • College of Southern Nevada (about 128 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 18,996)
  • Mohave Community College (about 138 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 167 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)

Public high schools in Hurricane:

Private high school in Hurricane:

  • DIAMOND RANCH ACADEMY (Students: 145, Location: 1500 E 2700 S, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hurricane:

  • VALLEY ACADEMY (Students: 852, Location: 539 N 870 W, Grades: KG-8, Charter school)
  • THREE FALLS SCHOOL (Students: 635, Location: 789 S 700 W, Grades: KG-5)
  • HURRICANE SCHOOL (Students: 617, Location: 948 W 325 N, Grades: KG-5)
  • HURRICANE INTERMEDIATE (Location: 1325 S 700 W, Grades: 6-7)
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Notable locations in Hurricane: Hurricane City Fire Department Station 1 (A), Hurricane City Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hurricane include: First Southern Baptist Church (A), Jehovahs Witnesses Kingdom Hall (B), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Hurricane City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Harrisburg Creek (A), Quail Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hurricane include: Quail Creek State Park (1), Quail Lake RV Park (2), Roberts Roost (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Hurricane Museum (35 West State Street) (1), Washington County - Libraries-County- Hurricane (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 36 South 300 West) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Motel 6 (650 West State Street) (1), Comfort Inn Zion (43 North 2600 West) (2), Days Inn Hurricane (40 North 2600 West) (3), Super 8 Motel of Hurrican (65 South 700 West) (4), Best Western Lamplighter Inn (280 W State St) (5), Weston Lamplighter (280 West State Street) (6), Park Villa-Motel (650 West State Street) (7), Hurricane Days Inn (40 N 2600 W) (8), Travelodge Hurricane/Zion Nat. (280 West State Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Washington 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 61.1. This is better than average.

City:

61.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.21
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 41.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.51. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.51
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.5%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.2% for American Indian residents, 14.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.9%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.9%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Hurricane in 2010:

  • 418 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 37 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 36 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
51 people in nursing homes in 2000

Hurricane, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Hurricane (2011 data):

  • Cache Valley Bank: Hurricane Office Branch at 1141 W. State Street #8, branch established on 2006/07/30. Info updated 2011/11/07: Bank assets: $488.0 mil, Deposits: $426.6 mil, headquarters in Logan, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Cache Valley Banking Company
  • State Bank of Southern Utah: Hurrican Office at 720 West State Street, branch established on 2006/08/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $674.3 mil, Deposits: $573.2 mil, headquarters in Cedar City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Utah Bancorporation
  • Zions First National Bank: Hurricane Branch at 279 West State Street, branch established on 1957/05/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Hurricane Branch at 8 West State Street, branch established on 1975/08/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Hurricane Branch at 1060 West State Street, branch established on 1996/04/05. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Utah average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hurricane city (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other94,366243
Catholic5,8451
Evangelical Protestant2,34525
Mainline Protestant1,2915
Black Protestant6582
None33,610-
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: 14
Washington County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Washington County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Washington County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 73
Here:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

22.6%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hurricane:

50.9%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.9%
Utah:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hurricane:

19.5%
Utah:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hurricane:

9.8%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.1%
State:

31.6%

General health condition:
Hurricane:

56.8%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.0%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hurricane, 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
Financial Administration 4$12,928$38,7840$0
Other Government Administration 4$18,761$56,2836$4,250
Judicial and Legal 3$11,147$44,5882$2,620
Police Protection - Officers 19$76,553$48,3490$0
Police - Other 1$3,720$44,6405$5,266
Firefighters 6$23,223$46,44619$17,557
Fire - Other 1$2,973$35,6761$1,794
Streets and Highways 8$31,871$47,8071$1,439
Health 1$3,644$43,7282$2,312
Parks and Recreation 12$39,799$39,79934$20,384
Water Supply 7$26,544$45,5040$0
Electric Power 10$58,886$70,6630$0
Other and Unallocable 5$19,534$46,8824$6,413
Totals for Government 81$329,583$48,82774$62,035

Hurricane government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $1,874,000 ($124.67)
    Housing and Community Development: $323,000 ($21.49)
    Parks and Recreation: $159,000 ($10.58)
    Water Utilities: $92,000 ($6.12)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($2.66)
    Air Transportation: $31,000 ($2.06)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,036,000 ($401.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,680,000 ($111.76)
    Water Utilities: $1,436,000 ($95.53)
    Police Protection: $1,256,000 ($83.56)
    Local Fire Protection: $728,000 ($48.43)
    Central Staff Services: $714,000 ($47.50)
    Regular Highways: $710,000 ($47.23)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $429,000 ($28.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $192,000 ($12.77)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $149,000 ($9.91)
    Financial Administration: $82,000 ($5.46)
    General Public Buildings: $72,000 ($4.79)
    Housing and Community Development: $41,000 ($2.73)
    Air Transportation: $13,000 ($0.86)
    Sewerage: $8,000 ($0.53)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($0.53)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $284,000 ($18.89)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $258,000 ($17.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $284,000 ($18.89)
    Police Protection: $206,000 ($13.70)
    Local Fire Protection: $181,000 ($12.04)
    Water Utilities: $134,000 ($8.91)
    General Public Building: $102,000 ($6.79)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($4.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000 ($2.79)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $36,000 ($2.39)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($2.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000 ($2.06)
    Electric Utilities: $12,000 ($0.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,000 ($0.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,642,000 ($308.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $67,000 ($4.46)

Hurricane government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,448,000 ($162.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,427,000 ($94.93)
    Sewerage: $292,000 ($19.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($2.06)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $30,000 ($2.00)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($0.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $113,000 ($7.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $546,000 ($36.32)
    Interest Earnings: $514,000 ($34.19)
    Special Assessments: $428,000 ($28.47)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.20)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,680,000 ($510.91)
    Water Utilities: $1,553,000 ($103.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $387,000 ($25.75)
    All Other: $61,000 ($4.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $10,000 ($0.67)
  • Tax - Property: $2,175,000 ($144.69)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,503,000 ($99.99)
    Other Selective Sales: $957,000 ($63.66)
    Other License: $411,000 ($27.34)
    Public Utilities Sales: $212,000 ($14.10)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $62,000 ($4.12)
    NEC: $16,000 ($1.06)

Hurricane government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,983,000 ($996.74)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,576,000 ($903.14)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,429,000 ($95.06)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($1.46)

Hurricane government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,346,000 ($887.84)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,803,000 ($119.94)

8.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
Utah average:

6.32%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($155 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Utah average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Salt Lake County, UT  1.09% ($44,991 average AGI)
from Clark County, NV  0.68% ($48,467)
from Utah County, UT  0.61% ($39,415)


7.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,256 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Utah average:

6.46%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($102 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.03%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.99% ($31,065 average AGI)
to Utah County, UT  0.65% ($28,018)
to Clark County, NV  0.59% ($31,142)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hurricane:

  • KUNF (1210 AM; 10 kW; WASHINGTON, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KDXU (890 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KZNU (1450 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: AM RADIO 1450, INC.)
  • KNNZ (940 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KSUB (590 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLSQ (870 AM; 10 kW; WHITNEY, NV; Owner: KLSQ-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hurricane:

  • KMXM (107.1 FM; COLORADO CITY, AZ; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K211BJ (90.1 FM; TOQUERVILLE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KZHK (95.9 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MARVIN KENT FRANDSEN)
  • K300AC (107.9 FM; WASHINGTON, ETC., UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KONY (99.9 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: FM RADIO 99.9, INC.)
  • KREC (98.1 FM; BRIAN HEAD, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KSNN (93.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KXFF (92.5 FM; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K202AW (88.3 FM; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K269AF (101.7 FM; HURRICANE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • K244DU (96.7 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MONTY C. STRATTON)

TV broadcast stations around Hurricane:

  • K12BQ (Channel 12; TOQUERVILLE, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K66BP (Channel 66; TOQUERVILLE/LEEDS, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • K02AW (Channel 2; VIRGIN, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K03AL (Channel 3; TOQUERVILLE, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K05CP (Channel 5; TOQUERVILLE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K07CG (Channel 7; TOQUERVILLE, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • K08BO (Channel 8; VIRGIN, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • K13QK (Channel 13; VIRGIN, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K62BR (Channel 62; VIRGIN, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K64BE (Channel 64; VIRGIN, UT; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY TELEVISION DEPARTMENT)
Hurricane fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hurricane fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 49m161ftTotal length
  • 115,124Total average daily traffic
  • 28,721Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Hurricane, UT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hurricane)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Hurricane, UT)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 116 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hurricane)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hurricane)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 65 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$159,96220$163,75167$164,0760$018$153,3383$88,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$136,8102$159,87511$211,8040$02$199,5551$65,520
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$178,4472$189,29039$204,5952$62,2905$164,4423$86,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$217,7802$181,21521$171,4320$03$138,9571$83,740
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$166,3303$184,9430$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2709.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$204,8602$203,4751$114,660
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$230,1253$241,9271$187,790
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$118,5801$241,3100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2709.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

HURRICANE CITY (Population served: 13,786, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (FEB-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-07-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 78 regular monitoring violations
KOLOB RECREATION ASSOCIATION WATER (Population served: 30, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-04-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-04-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-12-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2010)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Hurricane, Utah:

  • Comfort Inn Zion, 43 N 2600 W, Hurricane, Utah 84737 , Phone: (435) 635-3500, Fax: (435) 635-7224
  • Days Inn, 40 N 2600 W, Hurricane, Utah 84737 , Phone: (435) 635-0500, Fax: (435) 635-7224
  • Super 8 Motel, 65 S 700 W, Hurricane, Utah 84737 , Phone: (435) 635-0808, Fax: (435) 635-7224
  • Coral Springs Resort, 98 N 6680 W, Hurricane, Utah 84737 , Phone: (435) 879-5839
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Hurricane, Utah
Most common first names in Hurricane, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2872.9 years
John2578.3 years
William2378.5 years
George2181.0 years
James2075.7 years
Mary1880.3 years
Joseph1780.2 years
Kenneth1675.1 years
Margaret1481.2 years
Ruth1483.2 years
Most common last names in Hurricane, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hall2083.2 years
Johnson1973.8 years
Stratton1881.4 years
Isom1778.0 years
Spendlove1773.8 years
Wright1779.8 years
Smith1680.6 years
Hinton1383.8 years
Campbell1279.2 years
Anderson1079.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Hurricane, UT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
Burger King1Rodeway Inn1
Comfort Inn1Subway2
Curves1Super 81
Dairy Queen1T-Mobile1
Days Inn1Travelodge1
FedEx3U-Haul3
H&R Block1UPS2
Lane Furniture1Vans1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
Nike2

Hurricane compared to Utah state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Hurricane on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a motorcycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of robberies per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 67 pilots and 35 other airmen in this city.
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