Kanosh, Utah

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Population in 2013: 476 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 257  (54.1%)
Females: 219  (45.9%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Utah median age:  30.7 years

Zip codes: 84637.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $41,413 (it was $32,411 in 2000)
Kanosh:

$41,413
UT:

$57,049
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,701 (it was $11,346 in 2000)

Kanosh town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $137,534 (it was $78,100 in 2000)
Kanosh:

$137,534
UT:

$199,700
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $151,052; Detached houses: $161,634; Mobile homes: $61,111

Median gross rent in 2012: $733.

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  • White alone - 431 (90.9%)
  • Hispanic - 36 (7.6%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Kanosh: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (39.4%), Danish (11.0%), Irish (9.7%), German (4.9%), United States (2.7%), Scottish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5015 feet

Land area: 0.85 square miles.

Population density: 559 people per square mile   (low).

Kanosh, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Kanosh:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kanosh town:

  • Never married: 14.6%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

17 residents are foreign born (0.7% Asia).

This town:  4.0%
Utah:  8.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $893 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $660 (0.5%)

Kanosh satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (108.2 miles , pop. 105,166).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (236.2 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (365.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Meadow, UT (2.5 miles ), Fillmore, UT (3.6 miles ), Joseph, UT (4.1 miles ), Elsinore, UT (4.2 miles ), Richfield, UT (4.4 miles ), Jensen, UT (4.4 miles ), Central Valley, UT (4.4 miles ), Monroe, UT (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $157,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 38.80 N, Longitude: 112.44 W

Area code: 435

Kanosh household income distribution Kanosh home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.3%
Utah:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +112 (+30.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (14%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Cashiers (16%)
  • Bus drivers (16%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Kanosh, Utah

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Earthquake activity:

Kanosh-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Utah state average. It is 494% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 294.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 305.5 miles away from Kanosh center
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) earthquake occurred 392.0 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 370.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 300.1 miles away from Kanosh center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 371.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 Millard County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Kanosh:

  • FILLMORE COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; FILLMORE, UT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kanosh:

  • Snow College (about 61 miles; Ephraim, UT; Full-time enrollment: 3,224)
  • Southern Utah University (about 86 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)
  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 109 miles; Provo, UT; FT enrollment: 33,525)
  • Utah Valley University (about 110 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 132 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 133 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Dixie State University (about 133 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)

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Notable location: Kanosh Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

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

KANOSH TOWN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 525, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
COVE FORT RV PARK (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.1%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.7%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.4%
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

Kanosh compared to Utah state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (91%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Kanosh town (based on Millard County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.36%
Here: 83.4%
USA: 50.2%

Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Free Church of AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents96.0%1.2%0.8%0.7%1.2%
Congregations78.8%3.0%3.0%3.0%12.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Millard County:

4.20 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

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

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Millard County:

10.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

5.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Millard County:

22.3%
Utah:

23.6%
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 0$0 2$334
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,969
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$635
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$691
Water Supply 0$0 3$2,124
Electric Power 0$0 3$574
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,583
Totals for Government 0$0 24$7,910

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $159,000 ($334.03)
    Financial Administration: $69,000 ($144.96)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($63.03)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($52.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($35.71)
    Fire Protection: $16,000 ($33.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($31.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $10,000 ($21.01)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $159,000 ($334.03)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($12.61)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($39.92)
    All Other: $3,000 ($6.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($2.10)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $7,000 ($14.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $21,000 ($44.12)
    Rents: $1,000 ($2.10)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $153,000 ($321.43)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($94.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $32,000 ($67.23)
    All Other: $7,000 ($14.71)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $39,000 ($81.93)
    Property: $6,000 ($12.61)
    NEC: $2,000 ($4.20)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $95,000 ($199.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $88,000 ($184.87)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($14.71)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $751,000 ($1577.73)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $14,000 ($29.41)

4.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
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 Utah County, UT  0.72% ($26,036 average AGI)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.59% ($30,391)
from Iron County, UT  0.34% ($26,615)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,692 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
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 Utah County, UT  1.30% ($29,804 average AGI)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.97% ($29,921)
to Iron County, UT  0.43% ($16,353)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kanosh:

  • KSVC (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: MID-UTAH RADIO, INC.)
  • KMTI (650 AM; 10 kW; MANTI, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KNNZ (940 AM; 10 kW; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOAL (750 AM; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: EASTERN UTAH BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KNAK (540 AM; 1 kW; DELTA, UT; Owner: SAM BUSHMAN)
  • KSUB (590 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR CITY, UT; Owner: MB MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kanosh:

  • KCYQ (93.7 FM; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: MID-UTAH RADIO, INC.)
  • K255AD (98.9 FM; RURAL GARFIELD, ETC., UT; Owner: GARFIELD COUNTY)
  • K203CA (88.5 FM; MILFORD, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KLGL (97.5 FM; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • K211CL (90.1 FM; BEAVER, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K211CK (90.1 FM; FILLMORE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)

Kanosh fatal accident list:

Sep 3, 2006 02:11 PM, Kanosh Cyn Rd, Lat: 38.80981, Lon: -112.43751, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Sep 9, 2002 07:39 PM, 300s250e, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 1983 08:16 PM, 125e200s, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 15, 1976 07:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kanosh)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • KANOSH, Exit 146 Off I-15 (Aka Sec 17, T 23 S, R 6 W) (Lat: 38.811278 Lon: -112.551750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WPXL507
    Assigned Frequencies: 6545.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHz, 6685.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/2013, Expiration Date: 04/29/2023, Certifier: Carol L Tacker
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive, Ms: A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:
  • SL01373C DV, 14250 S 10250 West (Sl01373c) (Lat: 38.670722 Lon: -112.597556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQFA953
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/05/2006, Expiration Date: 06/05/2016, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4840, Email:
  • DOG VALLEY, 14250 S 10250 West (Lat: 38.670722 Lon: -112.597556), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQGI535
    Assigned Frequencies: 6715.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/29/2007, Expiration Date: 01/29/2017, Certifier: Kellye E Abernathy
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive, Ms: A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:
  • Frost, 14250 S 10250 West (Sl01373c) (Lat: 38.670722 Lon: -112.597556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Call Sign: WQIQ576
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/15/2008, Expiration Date: 04/15/2018, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N7QOE
    Grant Date: 03/26/1991, Expiration Date: 03/26/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2003
    Registrant: Eric L Madsen, General Delivery, Kanosh, UT 84637
  • Call Sign: KE7FMP, Licensee ID: L01085241
    Grant Date: 11/17/2005, Expiration Date: 11/17/2015, Certifier: Theodore C Recupero
    Registrant: Theodore C Recupero, 3289 Reservation Drive, Kanosh, UT 84637
  • Call Sign: KG7AKX, Licensee ID: L01746903
    Grant Date: 12/21/2012, Expiration Date: 12/21/2022, Certifier: Joshua W Tolley
    Registrant: Joshua W Tolley, Kanosh, UT 84637-0335

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • BURRIS KEITH L, Po Box 312, Kanosh, UT 84637
    Certificate: D003904 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 06/18/2009, Expiration Date: 06/17/2010

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: QUICKSILVER MX SPRINT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 202KB , Serial Number: E-245, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 04/06/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Keith L Burris, 345 N Main St, Kanosh, UT 84637
  • Aircraft: GILLAM WILLARD C TORNADO S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9024W , Serial Number: S03XXXCOHK0468, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Keith L Burris, Po Box 312, Kanosh, UT 84637

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Kanosh

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kanosh, UT
Most common first names in Kanosh, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James477.7 years
John382.7 years
Charles373.3 years
Mary385.3 years
Robert373.0 years
William381.4 years
Ethel281.0 years
Howard281.5 years
Alice273.5 years
Ina277.5 years
Most common last names in Kanosh, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Paxton1485.0 years
Hatton774.3 years
Kimball681.0 years
Penney681.0 years
George586.2 years
Pikyavit558.6 years
Phillips468.3 years
Christensen374.7 years
Davis381.7 years
Cummings377.7 years
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