Scofield, Utah

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Population in 2017: 22 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.4%
 
Males: 11  (50.0%)
Females: 11  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

52.7 years
Utah median age:

31.0 years

Zip code: 84526

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,242 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Scofield:

$39,242
UT:

$68,358

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,624 (it was $10,764 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $144,688 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
Scofield:

$144,688
UT:

$275,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,912; detached houses: $221,807
March 2019 cost of living index in Scofield: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Scofield, UT (2010)
    • 1770.8%White alone
    • 625.0%Hispanic
    • 14.2%Two or more races
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Ancestries: American (66.7%), English (33.3%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 7702 feet

Land area: 0.50 square miles.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (very low).

Scofield, Utah map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $421 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $812 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (44.6 miles , pop. 105,166).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (321.9 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (431.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Clear Creek, UT (2.4 miles),
Fairview, UT (4.0 miles ),
Helper, UT (4.0 miles ),
Soldier Summit, UT (4.0 miles),
Spring Glen, UT (4.1 miles ),
Carbonville, UT (4.3 miles ),
West Wood, UT (4.3 miles ),
Kenilworth, UT (4.4 miles)

Latitude: 39.73 N, Longitude: 111.16 W

Area code: 435

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

Scofield satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Utah:

3.0%

Average climate in Scofield, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 20.8 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 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

42.5
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Scofield-area historical earthquake activity is near Utah state average. It is 391% 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 339.5 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 330.2 miles away from Scofield 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 172.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 380.8 miles away from Scofield center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 367.0 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 484.7 miles away from Scofield 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
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).
Scofield topographic map

Amtrak station near Scofield:

  • 17 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 Scofield:

  • Snow College (about 34 miles; Ephraim, UT; Full-time enrollment: 3,224)
  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 45 miles; Provo, UT; FT enrollment: 33,525)
  • Utah Valley University (about 49 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 76 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 77 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 78 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 79 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Scofield Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

1.7 people
Utah:

3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

50.0%
Whole state:

75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

0.0%
Whole state:

4.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Scofield:

Marital status in Scofield, UT
  • Never married: 31.3%
  • Now married: 38.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 21.6%

For population 25 years and over in Scofield:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 6.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.8
Utah average:

10.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Scofield, 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.
State:

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

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
This county:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.63 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

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

8.2%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.1%
State:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

66.4%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

64.1%
State:

45.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Scofield:

11.1%
State:

21.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Scofield:

67.4%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Scofield, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$200
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,092
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 7$1,292

Scofield government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $37,000 ($1681.82)
    Central Staff Services: $33,000 ($1500.00)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($136.36)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($136.36)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($45.45)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $32,000 ($1454.55)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($90.91)

Scofield government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $12,000 ($545.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($45.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($45.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $80,000 ($3636.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($318.18)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($227.27)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,000 ($227.27)

Scofield government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,000 ($2045.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $33,000 ($1500.00)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,000 ($545.45)

Scofield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,000 ($136.36)

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)

Strongest AM radio stations in Scofield:

  • 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)
  • KOVO (960 AM; 5 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Scofield:

  • K208AQ (89.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • K288AN (105.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • KMXU (105.1 FM; MANTI, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLGL (97.5 FM; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTCE (92.3 FM; PAYSON, UT; Owner: MOENKOPI COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • K264AC (100.7 FM; RURAL UTAH COUNTY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • K208BZ (89.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KENZ (107.5 FM; OREM, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZHT (94.9 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSP-FM (103.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Scofield:

  • K08CF (Channel 8; SCOFIELD, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K10CL (Channel 10; SCOFIELD, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K12CE (Channel 12; SCOFIELD, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • KUTF (Channel 3; PRICE, UT; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUPX (Channel 16; PROVO, UT; Owner: PAXSON SALT LAKE CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • K41FX (Channel 41; SPRING GLEN, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K47GP (Channel 47; PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K66AA (Channel 66; DUCHESNE, ETC., UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K29CM (Channel 29; RURAL CARBON COUNTY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 1.7mTotal length
  • 88Total average daily traffic
  • 108Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 3 Mi Sw (Lat: 39.685250 Lon: -111.204889), Type: Building, Structure height: 2 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPPE246,
    Assigned Frequencies: 913.000 MHz, 918.150 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/1999, Expiration Date: 11/08/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/25/2004, Certifier: Gary E Taylor, Registrant: Kanawha Scales & Systems, Poca, WV 25159, Fax: (304) 755-3327

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • MP 16.78, Mp 16.78,Pleasantvalleysub-Ded (Lat: 39.706333 Lon: -111.160194), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: KNNS598,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.455 MHz, 160.320 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2011, Expiration Date: 04/26/2021, Certifier: Roberta J Howard, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (888) 956-8345, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SCOFIELD, 115 Center Street (Lat: 39.723556 Lon: -111.160722), Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WAH470,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/1994, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/05/1997, Registrant: Central Utah Telephone Inc, Fairview, UT 84629
  • STATION, Skyline Mine 5 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 39.692722 Lon: -111.203778), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WEG608,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2142.80 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2001, Expiration Date: 01/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/05/2011, Registrant: Lockard & White, Inc., 14511 Falling Creek, Ste. 507, Houston, TX 77014, Phone: (979) 220-6996, Fax: (281) 586-0044, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Scofield, UT
  • 84.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.4%Coal or coke


Scofield compared to Utah state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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