Spring City, Utah

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Population in 2013: 994 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.0%
 
Males: 511  (51.5%)
Females: 483  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  34.1 years
Utah median age:  30.2 years

Zip codes: 84662.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,904 (it was $34,609 in 2000)
Spring City:

$44,904
UT:

$59,770

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,242 (it was $12,310 in 2000)

Spring City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $165,405 (it was $110,000 in 2000)
Spring City:

$165,405
UT:

$211,400

Median gross rent in 2013: $786.

  • Races in Spring City, UT (2010)

    Spring City races chart
    • 89690.7%White alone
    • 676.8%Hispanic
    • 90.9%American Indian alone
    • 50.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Spring City: 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Danish (28.9%), English (22.2%), Swedish (11.1%), German (7.5%), Irish (6.0%), Welsh (3.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5826 feet

Land area: 1.33 square miles.

Population density: 749 people per square mile   (low).

Spring City, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Spring City:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spring City city:

  • Never married: 16.4%
  • Now married: 72.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 4.4%

64 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 1.6% North America, 1.1% Europe).

This city:

5.9%
Utah:

8.2%



According to our research of Utah and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Spring City, Utah as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Spring City to the number of sex offenders is 994 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $991 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $603 (0.4%)

Spring City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Provo, UT (53.6 miles , pop. 105,166).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (305.2 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (413.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Mount Pleasant, UT (2.2 miles ), Moroni, UT (2.4 miles ), Wales, UT (2.8 miles ), Ephraim, UT (3.1 miles ), Fairview, UT (3.3 miles ), Fountain Green, UT (3.6 miles ), Manti, UT (4.1 miles ), Levan, UT (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 39.48 N, Longitude: 111.49 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 435

Spring City household income distribution Spring City home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Utah:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +233 (+32.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Spring City, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Spring City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Utah state average. It is 418% 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 326.1 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 339.5 miles away from Spring City center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 360.6 miles away from the city center
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 182.5 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 460.3 miles away from Spring City 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 348.6 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 Sanpete County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: F. Michael Watson - Member of the First Quorom of the Seventy.

Hospitals and medical centers near Spring City:

  • SANPETE VALLEY HOSPITAL - CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, UT)
  • IHC HOME CARE SERVICES SANPETE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, UT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spring City:

  • Snow College (about 10 miles; Ephraim, UT; Full-time enrollment: 3,224)
  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 54 miles; Provo, UT; FT enrollment: 33,525)
  • Utah Valley University (about 57 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 85 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 86 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 86 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 89 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)

Public elementary/middle school in Spring City:

  • SPRING CITY SCHOOL (Students: 155; Location: 100 NORTH 453 EAST; Grades: KG - 06)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Spring City homepage: www.historicspringcity.org added by webmaster

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Notable location: Spring City Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotel: Garden Bed and Breakfast Inn- The (11650 Canal Canyon Road).

Sanpete 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 Spring City and their reported violations in the past:

SPRING CITY (Population served: 940, 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 JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-10-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-30-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-09-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.4%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.8%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.4%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Spring City compared to Utah state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Utah average:

10.5

Spring City travel time to work - commute Spring City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (89%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Spring City city (based on Sanpete County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other21,95866
Evangelical Protestant2134
Catholic762
Mainline Protestant251
None5,550-
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
Sanpete County:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Sanpete County:

6.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sanpete County:

25.7%
Utah:

23.6%
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$804
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,297
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$335
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$569
Police - Other 0$0 1$709
Fire - Other 0$0 2$275
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$725
Sewerage 1$3,770$45,2400$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$312
Electric Power 1$3,124$37,4880$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$250
Totals for Government 2$6,894$41,36418$6,276

Spring City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $33,000 ($33.20)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $439,000 ($441.65)
    Regular Highways: $78,000 ($78.47)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($65.39)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($38.23)
    General - Other: $34,000 ($34.21)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($33.20)
    General Public Buildings: $27,000 ($27.16)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($26.16)
    Fire Protection: $23,000 ($23.14)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($22.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($16.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($8.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($8.05)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($22.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $25,000 ($25.15)
    General Public Building: $9,000 ($9.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $392,000 ($394.37)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $75,000 ($75.45)

Spring City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $463,000 ($465.79)
    Sewerage: $74,000 ($74.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($16.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($3.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $25,000 ($25.15)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($11.07)
    Rents: $1,000 ($1.01)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $282,000 ($283.70)
    Water Utilities: $93,000 ($93.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $67,000 ($67.40)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.01)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $74,000 ($74.45)
    Property: $59,000 ($59.36)
    NEC: $3,000 ($3.02)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($2.01)

Spring City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,252,000 ($1259.56)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $416,000 ($418.51)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $350,000 ($352.11)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,212,000 ($1219.32)
    Other, NEC: $397,000 ($399.40)
    Electric Utilities: $350,000 ($352.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($40.24)
    Other, NEC: $19,000 ($19.11)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $352,000 ($354.12)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $512,000 ($515.09)

6.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,407 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
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 Utah County, UT  1.91% ($39,361 average AGI)
from Salt Lake County, UT  1.09% ($41,658)
from Sevier County, UT  0.37% ($20,923)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,902 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
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 Utah County, UT  1.61% ($32,035 average AGI)
to Salt Lake County, UT  1.47% ($22,279)
to Washington County, UT  0.44% ($31,581)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spring City:

  • KMTI (650 AM; 10 kW; MANTI, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOAL (750 AM; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: EASTERN UTAH BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSLL (1080 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PRICE, UT; Owner: AGAINST THE WIND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOVO (960 AM; 5 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSVC (980 AM; 5 kW; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: MID-UTAH RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spring City:

  • KLGL (97.5 FM; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMXU (105.1 FM; MANTI, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K288AN (105.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: CARBON COUNTY)
  • K208AQ (89.5 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KCYQ (93.7 FM; RICHFIELD, UT; Owner: MID-UTAH RADIO, INC.)
  • KMDG (103.9 FM; NEPHI, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K255AD (98.9 FM; RURAL GARFIELD, ETC., UT; Owner: GARFIELD COUNTY)
  • K217CL (91.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: STOCKTON CHRISTIAN LIFE COLLEGE, INC)
  • K220ET (91.9 FM; PRICE, UT; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Spring City:

  • KUPX (Channel 16; PROVO, UT; Owner: PAXSON SALT LAKE CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • K57HK (Channel 57; MOUNT PLEASANT, UT; Owner: SANPETE COUNTY)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
Most common first names in Spring City, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William874.1 years
James879.3 years
David472.5 years
Charles480.2 years
John474.0 years
Lois480.7 years
Mary477.0 years
Robert468.8 years
Rulon476.0 years
George379.3 years
Most common last names in Spring City, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Allred1981.8 years
Jensen1382.4 years
Hansen1178.5 years
Sorensen1083.7 years
Blain1079.1 years
Christensen775.4 years
Thompson775.9 years
Beck686.0 years
Black685.5 years
Justesen686.5 years
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