Spanish Fork, Utah

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Population in 2014: 37,527 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +85.4%
Males: 19,188  (51.1%)
Females: 18,339  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  24.8 years
Utah median age:  30.2 years

Zip codes: 84660.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,029 (it was $48,705 in 2000)
Spanish Fork:

$63,029
UT:

$59,770

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,066 (it was $15,127 in 2000)

Spanish Fork city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $193,226 (it was $137,900 in 2000)
Spanish Fork:

$193,226
UT:

$211,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,013.

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  • Races in Spanish Fork, UT (2013)

    Spanish Fork races chart
    • 32,54287.8%White alone
    • 3,1828.6%Hispanic
    • 4741.3%Two or more races
    • 2140.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1900.5%Black alone
    • 1760.5%Asian alone
    • 1080.3%Other race alone
    • 600.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Spanish Fork: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (25.8%), German (8.1%), United States (5.9%), Danish (4.9%), Scottish (4.2%), Irish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 01/17/1855

Elevation: 4549 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles.

Population density: 2,835 people per square mile   (average).

Spanish Fork,UT real estate house value index trend

Spanish Fork, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Spanish Fork:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spanish Fork city:

  • Never married: 27.6%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

2,153 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America).

This city:

5.8%
Utah:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,193 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,209 (0.6%)

Spanish Fork satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (9.7 miles , pop. 105,166).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (333.3 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (455.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Palmyra, UT (1.7 miles ), Mapleton, UT (1.9 miles ), Salem, UT (2.0 miles ), Springville, UT (2.1 miles ), Benjamin, UT (2.1 miles ), Lake Shore, UT (2.3 miles ), Woodland Hills, UT (2.5 miles ), Elk Ridge, UT (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 196 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 1998: 157 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 1999: 265 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2000: 321 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2001: 254 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2002: 263 buildings, average cost: $151,500
  • 2003: 258 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2004: 253 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2005: 407 buildings, average cost: $170,200
  • 2006: 652 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2007: 415 buildings, average cost: $207,500
  • 2008: 202 buildings, average cost: $182,300
  • 2009: 246 buildings, average cost: $202,800
  • 2010: 137 buildings, average cost: $220,200
  • 2011: 82 buildings, average cost: $231,500
  • 2012: 127 buildings, average cost: $226,400
  • 2013: 184 buildings, average cost: $260,900
  • 2014: 190 buildings, average cost: $283,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.10 N, Longitude: 111.64 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,643 (-9.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,030 (28.6%)

Area code: 801

Spanish Fork household income distribution Spanish Fork home values distribution

Crime rates in Spanish Fork by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 574817
per 100,000 22.030.016.929.13.523.4
Robberies 222161
per 100,000 8.88.68.53.620.73.3
Assaults 32101185
per 100,000 13.28.642.440.027.616.7
Burglaries 179207142126116109
per 100,000 786.7885.9601.5458.6400.7364.8
Thefts 7961,033643522481453
per 100,000 3,498.34,420.82,723.51,900.01,661.51,516.1
Auto thefts 243531212816
per 100,000 105.5149.8131.376.496.753.5
Arson 274532
per 100,000 8.830.016.918.210.46.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 310.7) 236.6291.8194.6153.3122.1118.7

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Crime rate in Spanish Fork detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 34 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.80
Utah average:

1.66
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Utah:

3.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +8,876 (+78.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Spanish Fork, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Spanish Fork-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Utah state average. It is 270% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 312.7 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 310.3 miles away from Spanish Fork center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 296.3 miles away from the city 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 138.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 362.0 miles away from Spanish Fork center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 344.3 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 Utah County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslides: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Spanish Fork topographic map

Birthplace of: Jennie B. Knight - Mormon missionary, Margaret Draper - Actress, Hefa Leone Tuita - Dancer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Spanish Fork:

  • MAPLE CREEK HOME HEALTH (65 WEST 200 NORTH, SUITE 5)
  • SPANISH FORK NURSING AND REHAB (151 EAST CENTER STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Spanish Fork:

  • ART CITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SPRINGVILLE, UT)
  • ANNS SIESTA VILLA (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SPRINGVILLE, UT)
  • HOBBLE CREEK NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SPRINGVILLE, UT)
  • ABSOLUTE COMPASSION HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PAYSON, UT)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; PAYSON, UT)
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW HOSPITAL CONTINUING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PAYSON, UT)
  • PAYSON REGIONAL DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PAYSON, UT)

airports located in Spanish Fork:

Amtrak station near Spanish Fork:

  • 9 miles: PROVO (600 SOUTH & 3OO WEST) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spanish Fork:

  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 11 miles; Provo, UT; Full-time enrollment: 33,525)
  • Utah Valley University (about 13 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 41 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 42 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 43 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 45 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 47 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)

Public high schools in Spanish Fork:

  • DIAMOND FORK JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 1,304, Location: 50 N 900 E, Grades: 7-9)
  • MAPLE MOUNTAIN HIGH (Students: 1,199, Location: 51 N 2550 E, Grades: 10-12)
  • SPANISH FORK JR HIGH (Students: 1,181, Location: 600 S 820 E, Grades: 7-9)
  • SPANISH FORK HIGH (Students: 1,027, Location: 99 N 300 W, Grades: 10-12)
  • LANDMARK HIGH (Students: 257, Location: 612 S MAIN, Grades: 10-12)
  • AMERICAN LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (Location: 898 W 1100 S, Grades: KG-12, Charter school)
  • SIERRA BONITA ELEMENTARY (Location: 53 S 1800 E, Grades: PK-10)

Private high schools in Spanish Fork:

  • NEW HAVEN SCHOOL (Students: 66, Location: 2152 E 7200 S, Grades: UG-12, Girls only)
  • MAPLE LAKE ACADEMY (Students: 23, Location: 6155 S 2400 W, Grades: 8-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Spanish Fork:

See full list of schools located in Spanish Fork

Library in Spanish Fork:

  • SPANISH FORK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $554,215; Location: 49 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 59,709 books; 3,208 audio materials; 4,810 video materials; 39 state licensed databases; 91 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Spanish Fork: Northgate Plaza (A), Spanish Fork Station (B), Spanish Fork Ranger Station (C), Spanish Fork Fire Department and Ambulance (D), Utah County Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemetery: Spanish Fork City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Western Inn Spanish Fork (632 Kirby Lane) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Courts: Utah State - Courts- Fourth Judicial District Court- Spanish Fork Depart (40 South Main Street) (1), Workforce Services (1185 North Chappel Drive) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Utah County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 94.6. This is worse than average.

City:

94.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.451. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.451
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

6.4

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 26.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.9%
(6.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Black residents, 9.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.9% for American Indian residents, 4.1% for other race residents, 4.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.7 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  86.9%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.3%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Spanish Fork in 2010:

  • 732 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 54 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 27 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Spanish Fork in 2000:

  • 357 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 35 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Spanish Fork, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Spanish Fork (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Fresh Market Spanish Fork Branch at 652 North 800 East, branch established on 1995/10/18; Spanish Fork Branch at 99 North Main Street, branch established on 1956/08/27. 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
  • Zions First National Bank: Spanish Fork Branch at 190 North Main Street, branch established on 1968/09/03. 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
  • Bank of American Fork: Spanish Fork Branch at 625 North Main, branch established on 1998/03/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $890.2 mil, Deposits: $781.2 mil, headquarters in American Fork, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: People's Utah Bancorp
  • Central Bank: Spanish Fork Branch at One North Main Street, branch established on 1969/10/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $662.1 mil, Deposits: $508.4 mil, headquarters in Springville, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancorporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Spanish Fork Branch at 910 North Main Street, branch established on 1982/08/05. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Utah average:

10.5

Spanish Fork travel time to work - commute Spanish Fork mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Spanish Fork city (based on Utah County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other459,8471,303
Catholic6,7924
Evangelical Protestant2,54026
Mainline Protestant4236
Black Protestant2111
None46,751-
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: 43
Utah County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Utah County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Utah County:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 146
Here:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.4%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Utah County:

24.5%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Spanish Fork:

47.3%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.3%
Utah:

45.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.2%
Utah:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.4%
Utah:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Spanish Fork:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Spanish Fork:

31.4%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Spanish Fork:

56.7%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Spanish Fork:

80.3%
State:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Spanish Fork, UT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2006)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 24$86,049$43,02531$22,751
Electric Power 15$73,793$59,0340$0
Local Libraries 4$11,557$34,67110$5,055
Other and Unallocable 16$56,444$42,33311$10,375
Water Supply 7$25,490$43,6970$0
Financial Administration 14$52,868$45,3155$2,114
Other Government Administration 5$26,212$62,9092$3,102
Judicial and Legal 2$14,575$87,4502$3,627
Police Protection - Officers 25$106,540$51,1390$0
Police - Other 5$13,652$32,76514$8,754
Firefighters 0$0 8$1,789
Streets and Highways 18$68,647$45,7650$0
Welfare 0$0 8$3,270
Health 0$0 36$61,585
Sewerage 3$12,341$49,3640$0
Totals for Government 138$548,166$47,667127$122,421

Spanish Fork government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $534,000 ($14.23)
    Electric Utilities: $423,000 ($11.27)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $13,256,000 ($353.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,637,000 ($96.92)
    Police Protection: $2,736,000 ($72.91)
    Water Utilities: $1,839,000 ($49.00)
    Sewerage: $1,739,000 ($46.34)
    Regular Highways: $1,631,000 ($43.46)
    Central Staff Services: $1,469,000 ($39.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $706,000 ($18.81)
    General - Other: $660,000 ($17.59)
    General Public Buildings: $581,000 ($15.48)
    Libraries: $406,000 ($10.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $355,000 ($9.46)
    Health - Other: $290,000 ($7.73)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $288,000 ($7.67)
    Financial Administration: $278,000 ($7.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $260,000 ($6.93)
    Housing and Community Development: $32,000 ($0.85)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $359,000 ($9.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000 ($1.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $282,000 ($7.51)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,568,000 ($281.61)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $644,000 ($17.16)

Spanish Fork government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $5,681,000 ($151.38)
    Sewerage: $1,677,000 ($44.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,528,000 ($40.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $855,000 ($22.78)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $158,000 ($4.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $65,000 ($1.73)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,539,000 ($41.01)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,289,000 ($34.35)
    General Revenue, NEC: $873,000 ($23.26)
    Rents: $228,000 ($6.08)
    Sale of Property: $87,000 ($2.32)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $20,669,000 ($550.78)
    Water Utilities: $4,841,000 ($129.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $771,000 ($20.55)
    All Other: $41,000 ($1.09)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,494,000 ($93.11)
    Property: $1,749,000 ($46.61)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,640,000 ($43.70)
    Other License: $1,135,000 ($30.24)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $171,000 ($4.56)
    Public Utilities Sales: $149,000 ($3.97)
    NEC: $7,000 ($0.19)

Spanish Fork government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,564,000 ($521.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,366,000 ($489.41)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,368,000 ($36.45)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $170,000 ($4.53)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,368,000 ($1075.71)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,006,000 ($26.81)

6.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,758 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
Utah average:

6.32%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($184 average AGI)
Utah County:

0.03%
Utah average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Salt Lake County, UT  1.68% ($40,074 average AGI)
from Davis County, UT  0.25% ($32,022)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.21% ($38,508)


7.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,124 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
Utah average:

6.46%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($168 average AGI)
Utah County:

0.06%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Salt Lake County, UT  1.98% ($35,270 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.25% ($31,599)
to Davis County, UT  0.23% ($36,659)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spanish Fork:

  • KHQN (1480 AM; 1 kW; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: SACE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOVO (960 AM; 5 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • 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)
  • KEYY (1450 AM; 1 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: BIBLICAL MINISTRIES WORLDWIDE)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSRR (1400 AM; 1 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: ROBERT MOREY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KMTI (650 AM; 10 kW; MANTI, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWDZ (910 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spanish Fork:

  • KTCE (92.3 FM; PAYSON, UT; Owner: MOENKOPI COMMUNICATIONS, 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)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KENZ (107.5 FM; OREM, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZHT (94.9 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K217CL (91.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: STOCKTON CHRISTIAN LIFE COLLEGE, INC)
  • KMXU (105.1 FM; MANTI, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, 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.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Spanish Fork:

  • KUPX (Channel 16; PROVO, UT; Owner: PAXSON SALT LAKE CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K34DW (Channel 34; PROVO, UT; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Spanish Fork fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 166m545ftTotal length
  • 714,453Total average daily traffic
  • 131,613Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 12000-2009
  • 272010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Spanish Fork, UT
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Spanish Fork)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 113 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Spanish Fork, UT)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 333 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Spanish Fork)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Spanish Fork)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED200$180,43983$169,736809$172,30417$76,56631$145,6652$180,750
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$205,8866$211,00591$192,1455$119,3301$253,2700$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$184,14714$220,870218$189,5458$81,67615$148,8241$121,760
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN21$205,8496$191,480144$183,8609$138,2533$214,2430$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$217,4302$167,06030$194,8060$02$83,8700$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0032.01 , 0032.02, 0032.03, 0033.00, 0103.01, 0104.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$200,58529$204,3740$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$196,57521$208,6774$186,173
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$213,5926$229,5850$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$144,2601$314,3200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$167,0800$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0032.01 , 0032.02, 0032.03, 0033.00, 0103.01, 0104.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

SPANISH FORK CITY (Population served: 35,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 53 regular monitoring violations
COVERED BRIDGE CANYON HOA (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-09-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JAN-01-2012, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-24-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-24-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2012), St Public Notif requested (2 times from APR-24-2013 to APR-24-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-27-2005)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-1995 to APR-20-2011)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-1995 to APR-20-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
ASPEN VIEW-SCOFIELD MOUNTAIN HOMES (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-01-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-27-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-01-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-22-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-06-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2014)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2010)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
BRADFORD ACRES WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
LOAFER WATER USERS ASSOCIATION (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-14-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
FAIRVIEW LAKES DEVELOPMENT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • CENTRAL UTAH WCD - ASHLEY VALLEY (Population served: 0, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • CENTRAL UTAH WCD - DUCHESNE VALLEY (Population served: 0, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • CENTRAL UTAH WCD - UTAH VALLEY (Population served: 0, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Spanish Fork, UT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2KFC1
Arby's1Kmart1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Big O Tires1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike1
Carl\s Jr.1Penske1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Cold Stone Creamery1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless1Sears1
Curves1T-Mobile1
Decora Cabinetry3Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
FedEx3UPS3
Ford1Verizon Wireless1
H&R Block1Wendy's1
Jimmy John's1

Spanish Fork compared to Utah state average:

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

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  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Argentina (population 500+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #26 (84660) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #31 (84660) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #44 (84660) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
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