For population 25 years and over in Tropic:
For population 15 years and over in Tropic town:
49 residents are foreign born (3.0% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $621 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (169.6 miles , pop. 52,894).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (199.5 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (283.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Cannonville, UT (2.1 miles) , Bryce Canyon City, UT (2.4 miles) , Henrieville, UT (2.6 miles) , Hatch, UT (4.4 miles) , Panguitch, UT (4.8 miles ), Alton, UT (5.0 miles) , Escalante, UT (5.3 miles ), Antimony, UT (5.8 miles) .
Latitude: 37.62 N, Longitude: 112.09 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 435
Tropic tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +136 (+36.6%).
Work and jobs in Tropic: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tropic, Utah
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Tropic-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Utah state average. It is 115% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 86.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1998 at 07:28:29, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 45.3 miles away from Tropic center
On 9/6/1994 at 03:48:37, a magnitude 4.3 (3.9 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/2001 at 20:15:34, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.3 ML, Depth: 2.3 mi) earthquake occurred 82.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/1998 at 11:00:40, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 ML, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 32.5 miles away from Tropic center
On 6/24/1992 at 07:31:20, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.3 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 Garfield County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Droughts: 2, Landslide: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Heliports located in Tropic:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tropic:
Public high school in Tropic:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Tropic and their reported violations in the past:HENRIEVILLE (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Tropic that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 10.9%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
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Banks with branches in Tropic (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Tropic town (based on Garfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 78.27%
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Tropic government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Tropic government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
11.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,788 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,800 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 1,889
Total average daily truck traffic: 200
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 2,768
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tropic)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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