Myton, Utah

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Population in 2014: 619 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.8%
 
Males: 339  (54.8%)
Females: 280  (45.2%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Utah median age:  30.2 years

Zip codes: 84052.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,280 (it was $23,472 in 2000)
Myton:

$41,280
UT:

$59,770

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,868 (it was $8,678 in 2000)

Myton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $109,078 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Myton:

$109,078
UT:

$211,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $853.

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  • Races in Myton, UT (2010)

    Myton races chart
    • 45179.3%White alone
    • 6311.1%Hispanic
    • 386.7%American Indian alone
    • 142.5%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Myton: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (20.2%), Irish (17.4%), German (9.9%), Danish (5.1%), Swedish (2.1%), United States (1.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5084 feet

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 616 people per square mile   (low).

Myton, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Myton:

  • High school or higher: 70.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 14.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Myton city:

  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 0.7%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

19 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

This city:

3.2%
Utah:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $731 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $759 (1.4%)

Myton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (84.4 miles , pop. 105,166).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (264.6 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (474.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Independence, UT (2.8 miles) , Roosevelt, UT (2.8 miles ), Ballard, UT (3.0 miles ), Fort Duchesne, UT (3.5 miles ), Randlett, UT (3.6 miles ), Bluebell, UT (3.7 miles ), Altamont, UT (4.0 miles) , Neola, UT (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $72,500

Latitude: 40.20 N, Longitude: 110.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 435

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

7.1%
Utah:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +72 (+15.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (62%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (41%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (3%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Myton, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Myton-area historical earthquake activity is below Utah state average. It is 205% 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 303.7 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 329.8 miles away from Myton 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 392.4 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 177.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 444.3 miles away from Myton center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 184.5 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 Duchesne County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Myton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Myton:

  • UINTAH BASIN REHABILITATION AND SENIOR VILLA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ROOSEVELT, UT)
  • UINTAH BASIN MED CTR DIALYSIS - ROOSEVELT (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; ROOSEVELT, UT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Myton:

  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 84 miles; Provo, UT; Full-time enrollment: 33,525)
  • Utah Valley University (about 88 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Snow College (about 100 miles; Ephraim, UT; FT enrollment: 3,224)
  • Western Governors University (about 101 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Westminster College (about 102 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 102 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 102 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)

Public high school in Myton:

Public elementary/middle school in Myton:

  • MYTON SCHOOL (Students: 693, Location: 400 E MAIN, Grades: KG-5)
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Notable location: Myton Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Myton include: Community Presbyterian Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Duchesne County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 110. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

110
U.S.:

75

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.41
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 40.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.22. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.22
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.9%
(15.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.1% for American Indian residents, 73.1% for other race residents, 86.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.7%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.5%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Utah average:

10.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Myton city (based on Duchesne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other13,67734
Evangelical Protestant5656
Catholic2681
Mainline Protestant181
None4,079-
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
Duchesne County:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Duchesne County:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Duchesne County:

25.9%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Myton:

44.9%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Myton:

38.6%
Utah:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Myton:

28.6
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.9%
Utah:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.6%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
Myton:

31.7%
State:

31.6%

General health condition:
Myton:

50.9%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.0%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Myton, 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 1$1,786$21,4320$0
Firefighters 0$0 25$928
Streets and Highways 1$2,626$31,5120$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$960
Water Supply 1$3,594$43,1280$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$972
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$350
Totals for Government 3$8,006$32,02429$3,210

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($177.71)
    Central Staff Services: $96,000 ($155.09)
    Sewerage: $49,000 ($79.16)
    General Public Buildings: $23,000 ($37.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000 ($37.16)
    Local Fire Protection: $22,000 ($35.54)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($29.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($11.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($9.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $53,000 ($85.62)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($74.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $230,000 ($371.57)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $40,000 ($64.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($53.31)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.62)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,000 ($32.31)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($21.00)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($11.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $117,000 ($189.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $41,000 ($66.24)
    Housing and Community Development: $33,000 ($53.31)
    All Other: $25,000 ($40.39)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $127,000 ($205.17)
    Public Utilities Sales: $37,000 ($59.77)
    Property: $32,000 ($51.70)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.23)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $507,000 ($819.06)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $487,000 ($786.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,000 ($43.62)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($11.31)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $349,000 ($563.81)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $156,000 ($252.02)

7.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,032 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.11%
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 Salt Lake County, UT  1.38% ($32,709 average AGI)
from Uintah County, UT  1.22% ($42,786)
from Utah County, UT  0.72% ($33,488)


7.50% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,077 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
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 Uintah County, UT  2.16% ($43,161 average AGI)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.83% ($29,750)
to Utah County, UT  0.45% ($33,231)

Strongest AM radio stations in Myton:

  • KNEU (1250 AM; 5 kW; ROOSEVELT, UT; Owner: COUNTRY GOLD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVEL (920 AM; 5 kW; VERNAL, UT; Owner: ASHLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KOAL (750 AM; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: EASTERN UTAH BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSLL (1080 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: AGAINST THE WIND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KMTI (650 AM; 10 kW; MANTI, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Myton:

  • KXRQ (94.3 FM; ROOSEVELT, UT; Owner: UINTA BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • KIFX (98.5 FM; ROOSEVELT, UT; Owner: EVANS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLCY-FM (105.9 FM; VERNAL, UT; Owner: ASHLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K208AQ (89.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)

TV broadcast stations around Myton:

  • K25EE (Channel 25; MOUNTAIN VIEW, ETC., UT; Owner: DAGGETT COUNTY TELEVISION DEPT.)
  • K23DR (Channel 23; ROOSEVELT, UT; Owner: DUCHESNE COUNTY)

Myton fatal accident list:

Sep 5, 2010 08:51 PM, Us-40, Lat: 40.19199, Lon: -110.07305, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 18, 2004 02:15 AM, Main, Pleasant Valley Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 29, 1987 03:40 PM, Sr 40, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 9,600Total average daily traffic
  • 2,304Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,000Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Myton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 3 Mi S (Lat: 40.163861 Lon: -110.063194), Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WNPU534
    Assigned Frequencies: 810.112 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2011, Expiration Date: 02/14/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/28/2013Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Lat: 40.163972 Lon: -110.076111, Call Sign: WQDW905
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.400 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2015, Expiration Date: 11/18/2025, Certifier: Jon HowardRegistrant: Questar Gas Corporation, Salt Lake City, UT 84145-0433, Phone: (801) 324-1941, Email:
  • Lat: 40.698833 Lon: -110.051000, Call Sign: WQNS785
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.967 MHz, 160.132 MHzGrant Date: 05/12/2011, Expiration Date: 05/12/2021, Certifier: Mike WestmorelandRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 40.154278 Lon: -110.101250, Call Sign: WQUN517
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHzGrant Date: 08/25/2014, Expiration Date: 08/25/2024, Certifier: Roger BatesRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Myton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150H (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23117 , Serial Number: 15068736, Airworthiness Date: 04/10/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): Rocks Off Inc, Po Box 3748, Myton, UT 84052
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6029R , Serial Number: 17253698, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 11/17/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Stephen R Lamb, Po Box 292, Myton, UT 84052
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 761RG , Serial Number: 21062453, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 01/31/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Rocks Off Inc, Rr 3 Box 3748, Myton, UT 84052

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

MYTON CITY (Population served: 525, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Myton, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James662.5 years
Frank585.4 years
Charles474.8 years
David452.5 years
Earl475.3 years
Emma383.0 years
Rose374.7 years
Roy377.0 years
William360.0 years
Jack373.6 years
Most common last names in Myton, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis873.5 years
Young671.0 years
Hamilton566.6 years
Paxman553.6 years
Uresk579.8 years
Justice473.5 years
Kettle468.0 years
Mott481.3 years
Murray483.0 years
Ponton464.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Electricity (9%)

Myton compared to Utah state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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