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Population in 2013: 8,491 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 
Males: 4,137  (48.7%)
Females: 4,354  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  31.8 years
Utah median age:  30.7 years

Zip codes: 84501.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,567 (it was $31,687 in 2000)
Price:

$42,567
UT:

$57,049
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,010 (it was $14,313 in 2000)

Price city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $119,197 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
Price:

$119,197
UT:

$199,700
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $122,776; Detached houses: $125,763; Townhouses or other attached units: $104,168; In 2-unit structures: $99,957; Mobile homes: $64,718

Median gross rent in 2012: $609.

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  • White alone - 7,277 (81.9%)
  • Hispanic - 1,217 (13.7%)
  • Asian alone - 132 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 94 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 96 (1.1%)
  • Black alone - 60 (0.7%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Price: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.8%), German (10.8%), Italian (6.0%), Irish (4.9%), United States (3.6%), Danish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5566 feet

Land area: 4.24 square miles.

Population density: 2,001 people per square mile   (low).

Price,UT real estate house value index trend

Price, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Price:

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Price city:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 48.7%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

173 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.9%
Utah:  8.4%



According to our research of Utah and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Price, Utah as of April 24, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Price to the number of sex offenders is 8,621 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $783 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $620 (0.6%)

Price satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $14,300
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $76,000
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $136,600
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $138,900
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $170,100
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $152,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.60 N, Longitude: 110.81 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,848 (+32.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,642 (74.3%)

Area code: 435

Price household income distribution Price home values distribution

Crime rates in Price by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 003010000001
per 100,000 0.00.035.50.011.80.00.00.00.00.00.011.4
Rapes 148333353534
per 100,000 11.745.994.635.935.436.037.761.437.762.733.845.5
Robberies 021116101100
per 100,000 0.023.011.812.011.871.912.60.012.612.50.00.0
Assaults 12151112997128172118
per 100,000 140.5172.1130.1143.5106.2107.988.0147.3100.5213.1236.4204.6
Burglaries 5278119435642406460806370
per 100,000 608.9895.11407.1514.4660.9503.4502.9785.7754.11002.6709.2795.5
Thefts 320372319278312339272329308292279325
per 100,000 3747.14269.03772.03325.43682.34062.83419.74038.83870.83659.63140.83693.6
Auto thefts 1315181611151318124210
per 100,000 152.2172.1212.8191.4129.8179.8163.4221.0150.850.122.5113.6
Arson 380343230203
per 100,000 35.191.80.035.947.236.025.136.80.025.10.034.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 231.2310.4422.5234.2267.9271.1225.9298.6261.3302.7240.0298.3

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Price detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Utah average:

1.73

Price tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.2%
Utah:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -459 (-5.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Extraction workers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)

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

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

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 the city 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 (12).
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

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.

Hospitals and medical centers in Price:

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

Airports located in Price:

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: 649; Location: 750 EAST 400 NORTH; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • LIGHTHOUSE LRN CTR (ALT) (Students: 78; Location: 251 WEST 400 NORTH; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • CASTLE COUNTRY YOUTH CENTER (YIC) (Location: 1395 SOUTH CARBON AVE; Grades: 07 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Price:

  • CREEKVIEW SCHOOL (Students: 566; Location: 590 WEST 500 SOUTH; Grades: PK - 06)
  • PINNACLE CANYON ACADEMY (Students: 541; Location: 210 NORTH 600 EAST; Grades: KG - 12)
  • MONT HARMON JR HIGH (Students: 531; Location: 60 WEST 400 NORTH; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • CASTLE HEIGHTS SCHOOL (Students: 489; Location: 750 NORTH HOMESTEAD BLVD; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CASTLE VALLEY CENTER (Students: 116; Location: 755 NORTH CEDAR HILLS DR; Grades: PK - 12)

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)

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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).

Carbon 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 2012 was 74.3. This is about average.

City:

74.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.81. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.81
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 41.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.8
U.S.:

32.0

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)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.9%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 32.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 56.3% for other race residents, 20.3% for two or more races residents)
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

Price, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Price compared to Utah state average:

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

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Price, Utah:

  • Best Western Carriage House Inn, 590 E Main, Price, UT 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-5660
  • Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, 838 Westwood Blvd, Price, UT 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-7637
  • Greenwell Inn & Luxury Suites, 655 E Main St, Price, UT 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-3520, Fax: (435) 637-4858
  • National 9 Inn, 641 W Price River Dr, Price, UT 84501 , Phone: (435) 637-7000, Fax: (435) 637-8889
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Price, Utah

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Price city (based on Carbon County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.89%
Here: 71.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian and Missionary AllianceGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
Adherents68.8%19.2%2.6%2.5%2.4%
Congregations57.4%6.4%6.4%4.3%2.1%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.1%0.7%0.5%0.5%1.8%
Congregations2.1%2.1%2.1%4.3%12.8%
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
Carbon County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

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

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

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

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Carbon County:

25.1%
Utah:

23.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 10$40,270$48,3240$0
Other Government Administration 6$30,447$60,8946$3,407
Judicial and Legal 1$6,250$75,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 17$78,776$55,6070$0
Police - Other 4$12,485$37,4558$2,874
Firefighters 1$5,969$71,62823$9,341
Streets and Highways 10$27,633$33,1600$0
Sewerage 7$25,253$43,2910$0
Parks and Recreation 11$28,815$31,43521$9,043
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$6,434$77,2080$0
Water Supply 3$11,577$46,3080$0
Electric Power 1$4,072$48,8640$0
Local Libraries 3$10,931$43,7246$4,453
Other and Unallocable 7$22,508$38,5850$0
Totals for Government 82$311,420$45,57464$29,118

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,097,000 ($129.20)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,823,000 ($332.47)
    Regular Highways: $1,973,000 ($232.36)
    Water Utilities: $1,839,000 ($216.58)
    Police Protection: $1,194,000 ($140.62)
    General - Other: $971,000 ($114.36)
    Financial Administration: $470,000 ($55.35)
    Sewerage: $419,000 ($49.35)
    Fire Protection: $345,000 ($40.63)
    Libraries: $326,000 ($38.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $255,000 ($30.03)
    General Public Buildings: $253,000 ($29.80)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $230,000 ($27.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $229,000 ($26.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $170,000 ($20.02)
    Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($13.07)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $92,000 ($10.84)
    Housing & Community Development: $27,000 ($3.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($0.82)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $909,000 ($107.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($2.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $424,000 ($49.94)
    Water Utilities: $417,000 ($49.11)
    Regular Highways: $325,000 ($38.28)
    General Public Building: $319,000 ($37.57)
    Sewerage: $171,000 ($20.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000 ($13.07)
    Police Protection: $92,000 ($10.84)
    Electric Utilities: $34,000 ($4.00)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($1.53)
    Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($1.30)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $5,000 ($0.59)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,330,000 ($509.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $233,000 ($27.44)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,104,000 ($130.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $271,000 ($31.92)
    Parks & Recreation: $177,000 ($20.85)
    All Other: $54,000 ($6.36)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $49,000 ($5.77)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $45,000 ($5.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $31,000 ($3.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $233,000 ($27.44)
    General Revenue, NEC: $44,000 ($5.18)
    Special Assessments: $29,000 ($3.42)
    Rents: $16,000 ($1.88)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,076,000 ($480.04)
    Water Utilities: $1,440,000 ($169.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,310,000 ($154.28)
    All Other: $304,000 ($35.80)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,871,000 ($220.35)
    Property: $856,000 ($100.81)
    Public Utilities: $346,000 ($40.75)
    Other Selective Sales: $221,000 ($26.03)
    NEC: $172,000 ($20.26)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,883,000 ($457.31)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $118,000 ($13.90)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,400,000 ($518.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $7,891,000 ($929.34)
    Other, NEC: $101,000 ($11.89)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $392,000 ($46.17)
    Other, NEC: $17,000 ($2.00)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $4,417,000 ($520.20)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,982,000 ($586.74)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,274,000 ($150.04)

5.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,893 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
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  1.22% ($31,388 average AGI)
from Emery County, UT  0.99% ($38,478)
from Utah County, UT  0.55% ($34,105)


6.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,218 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
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 Salt Lake County, UT  1.41% ($26,616 average AGI)
to Emery County, UT  0.61% ($32,558)
to Utah County, UT  0.60% ($43,643)

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)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Price, Utah:
  • Fatal accident count: 24
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 33
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 24
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 54
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Utah average:
  • Fatal accident count: 90
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 139
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 21
  • Fatalities: 98
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 250
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13
See more detailed statistics of Price fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14
Total length: 89 meters (292ft)
Total average daily traffic: 121,212
Total average daily truck traffic: 22,222

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 10
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: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Price, UT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 83 (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: 113 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Price)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Price)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 79
  • Hazardous Condition: 22
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Price

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Price, UT
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
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

Price on our top lists:

  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #31 (84501) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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