For population 25 years and over in Paragonah:
For population 15 years and over in Paragonah town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $690 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sunrise Manor, NV (173.0 miles , pop. 156,120).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (178.7 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (303.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Parowan, UT (2.1 miles ), Brian Head, UT (3.7 miles) , Enoch, UT (4.1 miles ), Panguitch, UT (4.4 miles ), Cedar City, UT (4.6 miles ), Minersville, UT (4.9 miles ), Hatch, UT (5.0 miles) , Beaver, UT (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 37.89 N, Longitude: 112.77 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 435
Population change in the 1990s: +161 (+52.1%).
Work and jobs in Paragonah: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Paragonah, Utah
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Paragonah-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 233% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 70.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 27.8 miles away from Paragonah 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 27.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/22/1999 at 17:51:15, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/1998 at 11:00:40, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 16.6 miles away from Paragonah 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 89.7 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 Iron County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Paragonah:
Airports located in Paragonah:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paragonah:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Paragonah and their reported violations in the past:PARAGONAH TOWN (Population served: 470, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.1%
(10.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Paragonah compared to Utah state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Paragonah (based on Iron County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Paragonah government finances in 2002(per resident):
13.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,587 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:
10.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,573 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Paragonah:
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TV broadcast stations around Paragonah:
Paragonah fatal accident list:
Nov 29, 2007 03:32 PM, I-15, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Apr 7, 2005 05:20 AM, I-15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Paragonah)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: