Price, Utah

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Population in 2017: 8,263 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 4,078  (49.4%)
Females: 4,185  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

30.8 years
Utah median age:

31.0 years

Zip codes: 84501.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,370 (it was $31,687 in 2000)
Price:

$47,370
UT:

$68,358

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,105 (it was $14,313 in 2000)

Price city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $175,941 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
Price:

$175,941
UT:

$275,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $175,771; detached houses: $186,583; townhouses or other attached units: $130,791; in 2-unit structures: $142,964; mobile homes: $53,651

Median gross rent in 2017: $657.

March 2019 cost of living index in Price: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.1%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.9% for Black residents, 30.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.3% for American Indian residents, 30.6% for other race residents, 38.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Price, UT (2017)
    • 7,03379.2%White alone
    • 1,46716.5%Hispanic
    • 1531.7%Black alone
    • 1091.2%Asian alone
    • 580.7%Two or more races
    • 390.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 37 registered sex offenders living in Price, Utah as of August 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Price is 236 to 1.


Crime rates in Price by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(11.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
1
(11.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(35.4)
3
(36.0)
3
(37.7)
5
(61.4)
3
(37.7)
5
(62.7)
3
(33.8)
4
(45.5)
12
(139.7)
5
(59.3)
5
(60.5)
4
(48.1)
7
(84.2)
4
(48.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(11.8)
6
(71.9)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
1
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
2
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(106.2)
9
(107.9)
7
(88.0)
12
(147.3)
8
(100.5)
17
(213.1)
21
(236.4)
18
(204.6)
13
(151.4)
9
(106.7)
5
(60.5)
4
(48.1)
10
(120.3)
28
(341.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
56
(660.9)
42
(503.4)
40
(502.9)
64
(785.7)
60
(754.1)
80
(1,003)
63
(709.2)
70
(795.5)
55
(640.4)
89
(1,055)
69
(834.4)
58
(698.0)
86
(1,035)
57
(695.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
312
(3,682)
339
(4,063)
272
(3,420)
329
(4,039)
308
(3,871)
292
(3,660)
279
(3,141)
325
(3,694)
346
(4,028)
329
(3,900)
324
(3,918)
296
(3,562)
329
(3,958)
420
(5,121)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(129.8)
15
(179.8)
13
(163.4)
18
(221.0)
12
(150.8)
4
(50.1)
2
(22.5)
10
(113.6)
8
(93.1)
8
(94.8)
6
(72.6)
2
(24.1)
4
(48.1)
9
(109.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(47.2)
3
(36.0)
2
(25.1)
3
(36.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)280.7284.0236.6312.8273.7317.1251.4312.5382.2306.2285.0248.6326.0376.9

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City-data.com crime index in Price, UT

Crime rate in Price detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Utah average:

1.51
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Ancestries: English (17.8%), German (7.4%), American (6.2%), European (5.1%), Irish (4.8%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5566 feet

Land area: 4.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,947 people per square mile   (low).

Price, Utah map

306 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.4% North America).

This city:

3.4%
Utah:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $928 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $949 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (63.6 miles , pop. 105,166).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (303.5 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (425.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

West Wood, UT (1.4 miles ),
Carbonville, UT (1.4 miles ),
Spring Glen, UT (2.2 miles ),
Wellington, UT (2.4 miles ),
Kenilworth, UT (2.5 miles),
Helper, UT (2.6 miles ),
Elmo, UT (3.8 miles ),
Cleveland, UT (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 39.60 N, Longitude: 110.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,920 (+32.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,756 (73.8%)

Area code: 435

Distribution of median household income in Price, UT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Price, UT in 2017

Price satellite photo by USGS

Price tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Utah:

3.0%
Historical population in Price, UT
Historical housing units in Price, UT
Most common industries in Price, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.7%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Utilities (4.7%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (15.2%)
  • Utilities (8.6%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.7%)
  • Health care (16.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.8%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Price, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Extraction workers (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.0%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)

Average climate in Price, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Price, Utah average temperatures Price, Utah average precipitation Price, Utah humidity Price, Utah wind speed Price, Utah snowfall Price, Utah sunshine Price, Utah clear and cloudy days

Price, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.4. This is about average.

City:

64.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.81. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.81
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 42.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

42.5
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Price-area historical earthquake activity is near Utah state average. It is 375% 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 359.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 345.9 miles away from Price center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 188.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 398.0 miles away from Price 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 490.3 miles away from Price 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 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 385.4 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 Carbon County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Price:

  • CASTLEVIEW HOSPITAL (Government - State, provides emergency services, 300 NORTH HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • CNS COMMUNITY HOSPICE (480 SOUTH CARBON AVE)
  • CARBON COUNTY NURSING HOME (250 EAST 600 NORTH)
  • CASTLE COUNTRY CARE CENTER (1340 EAST 300 NORTH)
  • PARKDALE HEALTH AND REHAB (250 EAST 600 NORTH)
  • CASTLEVIEW DIALYSIS (230 N HOSPITAL DR STE 1)

Airports and heliports located in Price:

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Amtrak station near Price:

  • 7 miles: HELPER (1 DEPOT ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Price:

  • Snow College (about 45 miles; Ephraim, UT; Full-time enrollment: 3,224)
  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 64 miles; Provo, UT; FT enrollment: 33,525)
  • Utah Valley University (about 68 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 94 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 94 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 96 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 96 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)

Public high schools in Price:

  • CARBON HIGH (Students: 613, Location: 750 E 400 N, Grades: 9-12)
  • LIGHTHOUSE HIGH (Students: 80, Location: 251 W 400 N, Grades: 10-12)
  • CASTLE VALLEY CENTER (Students: 50, Location: 755 N CEDAR HILLS DR, Grades: PK-12)
  • PINNACLE CANYON ACADEMY (Location: 210 N 600 E, Grades: PK-12, Charter school)

Public elementary/middle schools in Price:

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Library in Price:

  • PRICE CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $373,886; Location: 159 EAST MAIN STREET; 52,170 books; 4,882 audio materials; 2,475 video materials; 39 state licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Price: El Rancho Motel and RV Campground (A), Carbon County Ambulance (B), Price City Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Price include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Ascension Lutheran Church (B), Assembly of God Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Greek Orthodox Church (E), Notre Dame Catholic Church (F), Price Chapel (G), Saint Matthews Episcopal Church (H), Spanish Assembly of God Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Meade Cemetery (1), Whitmore Cemetery (2), Price City Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: College of Eastern Utah - Museum (155 East Main Street), C E U Prehistoric Museum (155 East Main Street), Party Express (29 East Main Street), Carbon County Airport (Tours & Charters; 3085 East Airport Road), Carbon County - Carbon Travel Bureau (Tours & Charters; 90 North 100 East), Castle Country Travel Region (Tours & Charters; 90 North 100 East).

Hotels: Super 8 Motel (180 North Hospital Drive), Price Hotel (41 West Main Street), Greenwell Inn (655 East Main), National 9 Inn (641 West Price River Drive), Crest Motel (655 East Main Street), Best Western Carriage House Inn (590 E Main St), HI Way Apartments (685 North Carbonville Road), Budget Host Inn (145 North Carbonville Road).

Courts: Emery County - Court-Seventh Judical District- Juvenile Court (75 West Main), Utah State - Courts-7th Judicial District- Juvenile Courts- Price (149 East 100 South), Wellington City - Justice Court (150 West Main Street), Utah State Government - Courts-Seventh Judicial District- Court Execu (149 East 100 South), Utah State - Workforce Services Department Of Castle Dale Employment C (678 East Main Street), Utah State - 7th District Judical Court (75 West Main Street), Utah State Government - Courts-Seventh Judicial District- District C (149 East 100 South), Court Appointed Special Advocate (1300 West Gordon Creek Road).

Birthplace of: Herman Franks - Baseball player and coach, J. Bracken Lee - Politician and Army service member, Morgan Warburton - Basketball player-coach, Pat Boyack - Electric blues guitarist and songwriter, Erik Pears - Football player, Lynn Fausett - Artist.

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

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

PRICE MUNICIPAL CORPORATION (Population served: 8,200, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2011)
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
PRICE RIVER WID (Population served: 7,659, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
JOES VALLEY CAMPGROUND AND ADMIN. SITE (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In APR-02-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • One regular monitoring violation
DEVILS CANYON CAMPGROUND (Population served: 210, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-08-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-07-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2010)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2010)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-23-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LAKE HILL CAMPGROUND (Population served: 120, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-06-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2008), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2013)
FERRON RESERVOIR CAMPGROUND (Population served: 108, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In APR-02-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from APR-18-2012 to APR-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2014)
  • One regular monitoring violation
SCOFIELD RESERVOIR CAMP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MAMMOTH GS - GOOSEBERRY CAMPGROUND (Population served: 58, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Price that have no violations reported:

  • DEER CREEK MINE (Population served: 331, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater under infl of surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Utah:

3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.8%
Whole state:

75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.6%
Whole state:

4.6%


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

People in group quarters in Price in 2010:

  • 321 people in college/university student housing
  • 93 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 77 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 20 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Price in 2000:

  • 312 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 119 people in nursing homes
  • 49 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 2 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Price (2011 data):

  • Zions First National Bank: East Price Banking Center Branch at 1075 East Main Street, branch established on 1997/11/26; Price Branch at 45 South Carbon Avenue, branch established on 1910/06/12. 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
  • Washington Federal: 308 E Main Street Branch at 308 E Main Street, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • KeyBank National Association: Price Branch at 690 East Main Street, branch established on 1975/07/14. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • AmericanWest Bank: Price Branch at 82 West Main Street, branch established on 1963/01/02. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Price Branch at 180 East Main Street, branch established on 1973/10/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Price:

Marital status in Price, UT
  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Price:

  • High school or higher: 86.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Utah average:

10.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Price
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Price, UT (based on Carbon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other11,37032
Catholic4,0914
Evangelical Protestant1,00214
Mainline Protestant3673
Orthodox2801
None4,293-
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: 5
Carbon County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Carbon County:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Carbon County:

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Carbon County:

8.2%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.1%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Price:

48.5%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Price:

44.9%
State:

45.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Price:

21.8%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.9%
Utah:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
Price:

34.2%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.6%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Price, UT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 17$70,990$50,1110$0
Parks and Recreation 11$34,226$37,33718$7,673
Streets and Highways 10$31,760$38,1120$0
Financial Administration 10$44,073$52,8880$0
Other and Unallocable 7$22,825$39,1290$0
Sewerage 7$25,734$44,1150$0
Other Government Administration 6$30,037$60,0746$3,520
Police - Other 3$10,624$42,4969$4,291
Water Supply 3$12,161$48,6440$0
Local Libraries 2$8,474$50,8445$4,456
Electric Power 1$4,404$52,8480$0
Judicial and Legal 1$6,506$78,0720$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$6,937$83,2440$0
Firefighters 1$6,435$77,22022$9,903
Totals for Government 80$315,186$47,27860$29,843

Price government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $282,000 ($34.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $72,000 ($8.71)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $7,158,000 ($866.27)
    Police Protection: $1,755,000 ($212.39)
    Sewerage: $1,505,000 ($182.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,300,000 ($157.33)
    Water Utilities: $1,070,000 ($129.49)
    Central Staff Services: $799,000 ($96.70)
    Regular Highways: $739,000 ($89.43)
    General - Other: $684,000 ($82.78)
    Local Fire Protection: $458,000 ($55.43)
    Financial Administration: $389,000 ($47.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $387,000 ($46.84)
    Housing and Community Development: $346,000 ($41.87)
    Libraries: $293,000 ($35.46)
    General Public Buildings: $231,000 ($27.96)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $153,000 ($18.52)
    Health - Other: $75,000 ($9.08)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $74,000 ($8.96)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $23,000 ($2.78)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $9,000 ($1.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $41,000 ($4.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($1.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,132,000 ($500.06)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.24)

Price government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,744,000 ($211.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $408,000 ($49.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000 ($18.03)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $90,000 ($10.89)
    Other: $54,000 ($6.54)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($0.36)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($0.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $153,000 ($18.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $569,000 ($68.86)
    Fines and Forfeits: $86,000 ($10.41)
    Sale of Property: $64,000 ($7.75)
    Rents: $14,000 ($1.69)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,500,000 ($907.66)
    Water Utilities: $1,787,000 ($216.27)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $339,000 ($41.03)
    Water Utilities: $300,000 ($36.31)
    Other: $120,000 ($14.52)
    General Local Government Support: $19,000 ($2.30)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,109,000 ($255.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $971,000 ($117.51)
    Property: $829,000 ($100.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $805,000 ($97.42)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $71,000 ($8.59)
    Other License: $48,000 ($5.81)

Price government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($5.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,000 ($5.57)

5.51% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,396 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Utah average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.80% ($39,623 average AGI)
from Emery County, UT  0.66% ($38,886)
from Utah County, UT  0.56% ($35,081)


6.21% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,475 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
Utah average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Salt Lake County, UT  1.06% ($33,859 average AGI)
to Utah County, UT  0.76% ($31,941)
to Emery County, UT  0.63% ($39,595)
Businesses in Price, UT
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Lane Furniture2
Best Western1Little Caesars Pizza1
Big O Tires1Maurices1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Burger King1New Balance1
Chevrolet1Payless1
Cold Stone Creamery1RadioShack1
FedEx3Sears1
Ford1Super 81
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1The Athlete's Foot1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
JCPenney1UPS5
Kmart1Vans1
Kroger1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Price:

  • KOAL (750 AM; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: EASTERN UTAH BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSLL (1080 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: AGAINST THE WIND BROADCASTING, 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)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOVO (960 AM; 5 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJOL (620 AM; 10 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: UNITED MINISTRIES)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Price:

  • K208AQ (89.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K288AN (105.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • KARB (98.3 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: EASTERN UTAH BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMXU (105.1 FM; MANTI, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K220ET (91.9 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLGL (97.5 FM; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KTCE (92.3 FM; PAYSON, UT; Owner: MOENKOPI COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWSA (100.9 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: AGAINST THE WIND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K264AC (100.7 FM; RURAL UTAH COUNTY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • K208BZ (89.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • K244AE (96.7 FM; HELPER, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)

TV broadcast stations around Price:

  • K05GX (Channel 5; EAST PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K07OQ (Channel 7; EAST PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K04IW (Channel 4; EAST PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K02OT (Channel 2; EAST PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • KUTF (Channel 3; PRICE, UT; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K07NS (Channel 7; HELPER, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K09BQ (Channel 9; HELPER, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K11BV (Channel 11; HELPER, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K13BZ (Channel 13; HELPER, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
Price fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Price fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 51.8mTotal length
  • 127,734Total average daily traffic
  • 26,990Total average daily truck traffic
  • 122,255Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Price, UT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41970-1979
  • 101980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Price, UT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Price)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Price, UT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 138 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Price)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Price)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 53. The highest number of reported fires - 79 took place in 2006, and the least - 43 in 2011. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Price, UT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.3%), and Structure Fires (38.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Price, UT
    • 41946.3%Outside Fires
    • 34638.3%Structure Fires
    • 10111.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 384.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Price, UT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Price, Utah:

  • Quality Inn Price Utah, 590 E Main St, Price, Utah 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-5660
  • Ramada Price, 838 Westwood Blvd, Price, Utah 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-8880
  • Greenwell Inn & Luxury Suites, 655 E Main St, Price, Utah 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-3520, Fax: (435) 637-4858
  • National 9 Inn, 641 W Price River Dr, Price, Utah 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-7000, Fax: (435) 637-8889
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 925 Westwood Blvd, Price, Utah 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-7700, Fax: (435) 637-7794
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Price, Utah
Most common first names in Price, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8775.8 years
Mary5883.6 years
William5375.0 years
James5270.3 years
George4777.2 years
Charles3873.1 years
Robert3567.3 years
Joseph3177.4 years
Frank2780.3 years
Jack2274.1 years
Most common last names in Price, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olsen3974.4 years
Anderson3477.5 years
Davis2976.0 years
Smith2874.9 years
Johnson2874.4 years
Jensen2875.8 years
Jones2274.5 years
Hansen2077.5 years
Christensen1878.3 years
Fausett1879.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Price, UT
  • 92.4%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Electricity
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Price, UT
  • 60.7%Utility gas
  • 34.8%Electricity
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Price compared to Utah state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Price on our top lists:

  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time financial administration workers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 (84501) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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