For population 25 years and over in Joseph:
For population 15 years and over in Joseph town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $600 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (115.8 miles , pop. 105,166).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (235.7 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (352.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Monroe, UT (2.3 miles ), Elsinore, UT (2.3 miles ), Central Valley, UT (2.9 miles ), Jensen, UT (3.0 miles ), Annabella, UT (3.2 miles ), Richfield, UT (3.4 miles ), Marysvale, UT (3.5 miles ), Glenwood, UT (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 38.63 N, Longitude: 112.22 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 435
Population change in the 1990s: +67 (+33.2%).
Work and jobs in Joseph: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Joseph, Utah
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Joseph-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 274% 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 64.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1998 at 07:28:29, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.1 miles away from Joseph 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 38.3 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 37.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1994 at 03:48:37, a magnitude 4.3 (3.9 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from Joseph center
On 2/23/2001 at 21:43:50, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 19.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sevier County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Landslides: 2, Storms: 2, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Joseph:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Joseph:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Joseph and their reported violations in the past:JOSEPH (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:COVE SPECIAL SERVICE DIST (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.6%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Joseph compared to Utah state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Joseph town (based on Sevier County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Joseph government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Joseph government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Joseph government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Joseph government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.56% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,323 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,249 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Joseph:
Joseph fatal accident list:
Sep 30, 1998 09:55 AM, I-70, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1986 11:04 PM, Sr89, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 9,096
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,204
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.