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Garfield County, Utah (UT)

County population in 2021: 5,227 (all rural); it was 4,735 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 772
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 667
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,245
Renter-occupied apartments: 491 (it was 331 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

30%

Land area: 5174 sq. mi.

Water area: 34.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 1 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Garfield County: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (31.0%), Educational, health and social services (23.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Garfield County, UT (2021)
    • 4,52988.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3316.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1623.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 551.1%Two or more races
    • 280.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 10.02%Asian alone
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Utah median age:

31.8 years
Males: 2,692  (51.5%)
Females: 2,535  (48.5%)
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Average household size:
Garfield County:

2.0 people
Utah:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $45,906 ($35,180 in 1999)
This county:

$45,906
Utah:

$79,449

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $579 (lower quartile is $448, upper quartile is $690)
This county:

$579
State:

$1096


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $244,430 (it was $90,400 in 2000)
Garfield:

$244,430
Utah:

$421,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $163,930 - $419,598

Mean price in 2021:

Detached houses: $301,805
Here:

$301,805
State:

$510,440

Mobile homes: $111,770
Here:

$111,770
State:

$82,362

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,325
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $312

Institutionalized population: 171

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 8
  • Thefts: 28
  • Auto thefts: 5

Crime in 1999 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 2
  • Thefts: 5
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 76 buildings, average cost: $228,600
  • 2020: 58 buildings, average cost: $208,800
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $282,800
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,500
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,300
  • 2014: 36 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2013: 39 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2011: 25 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2010: 28 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2009: 31 buildings, average cost: $174,400
  • 2008: 50 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2007: 87 buildings, average cost: $202,600
  • 2006: 84 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2005: 103 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2004: 95 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 2003: 74 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2002: 72 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2001: 68 buildings, average cost: $82,400
  • 2000: 68 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 1999: 64 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 1998: 60 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 1997: 57 buildings, average cost: $84,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Garfield, UT residents
Average permit cost in Garfield, UT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $1,078 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $971 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Garfield, UT in 2021
Distribution of house value in Garfield, UT in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Garfield, UT in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 15.3%
Garfield County:

15.3%
Utah:

8.6%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.9% for American Indian residents, 85.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 42.4 years old
(Males: 42.8 years old, Females: 41.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.2 years old, Black residents: 29.6 years old, American Indian residents: 22.6 years old, Asian residents: 27.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.4 years old, Other race residents: 30.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Garfield County is $483 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $591 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $837 a month.

Cities in this county include: Panguitch, Escalante, Tropic, Bryce Canyon City, Boulder, Henrieville, Cannonville, Hite, Hatch, Antimony.

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

2019 air pollution in Garfield County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.040 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Above U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Cape Girardeau County, Missouri , Logan County, West Virginia , San Joaquin County, California , Wyoming County, West Virginia , Perry County, Illinois , Owen County, Kentucky .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

8.8%
Utah:

2.4%

Unemployment by year in Garfield, UT
County total employment by year in Garfield, UT
County average yearly wages by year in Garfield, UT

Current college students: 82
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 94.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 143 (15.5% naturalized citizens)

Garfield County:

2.7%
Whole state:

8.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 162010 or later
  • 422000 to 2009
  • 711990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 41970 to 1979
  • 29Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.6%

Garfield County marital status for males Garfield County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,074
  • One, attached: 12
  • Two: 43
  • 3 or 4: 67
  • 10 to 19: 26
  • 20 to 49: 17
  • 50 or more: 19
  • Mobile homes: 417

Housing units in Garfield County with a mortgage: 619 (37 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 34 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 24

Here:

96.3% with mortgage
State:

97.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Garfield County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other3,78115
Catholic501
Evangelical Protestant251
None1,316-
Garfield County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Garfield County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Garfield County:

17.67 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

15.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Garfield County:

8.4%
Utah:

6.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Garfield County:

24.2%
State:

23.6%

Agriculture in Garfield County:

Average size of farms: 355 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $26,829
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $57.37
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 91.88%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $29,659
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 10.69%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 98.22%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $58,876
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 83.56%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.54

Earthquake activity:

Garfield County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 2995% 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 351.5 miles away from Garfield County 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 358.0 miles away from the county 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 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 338.0 miles away from the county center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 337.3 miles away from the county center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 437.5 miles away from Garfield County center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
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 99.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Utah Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4525, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Utah Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 20, 2010 to December 24, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1955: February 11, 2011, FEMA Id: 1955, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Utah Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3223: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3223, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Utah SEVERE STORMS, LANDSLIDES, FLOODING, Incident Period: April 13, 1983, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-680: April 30, 1983, FEMA Id: 680, Natural disaster type: Storm, Landslide, Flood
  • Utah Drought, Incident Period: January 20, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3024: January 20, 1977, FEMA Id: 3024, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Garfield County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Garfield

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,391 (64.1%)
  • Carpooled: 189 (8.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 63 (2.9%)
  • Walked: 180 (8.3%)
  • Worked at home: 284 (13.1%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Information (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Information (3%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (58%)
  • Oceania, n.e.c. (11%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Denmark (5%)
  • Bulgaria (5%)
  • England (1%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Garfield County


  • English (47%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • European (7%)
  • German (7%)
  • American (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Garfield County, Utah in 2010:

  • 89 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 47 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 27 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Garfield County, Utah in 2000:

  • 94 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $62,432.

9.44% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($65,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
Utah average:

7.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.46% relocated from other counties in Utah ($40,012 average AGI)
3.98% relocated from other states ($25,491 average AGI)
Garfield County:

3.98%
Utah average:

3.91%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Salt Lake County, UT  1.53% ($39,679 average AGI)


7.73% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($47,770 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.73%
Utah average:

7.39%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.95% relocated to other counties in Utah ($29,842 average AGI)
2.78% relocated to other states ($17,928 average AGI)
Garfield County:

2.78%
Utah average:

3.34%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Washington County, UT  1.33% ($51,625 average AGI)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 8.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 9.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Garfield County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Garfield County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 823 (746 aged, 77 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 126 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 22.59
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,216
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 994
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 43,664

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,902
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 559
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 22

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 47
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 179

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,227
  • Male householders: 938 (259 living alone), Female householders: 1,008 (263 living alone)
  • 1,188 spouses (1,185 opposite-sex spouses), 84 unmarried partners, (84 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,467 children (1,357 natural, 47 adopted, 59 stepchildren), 115 grandchildren, 15 brothers or sisters, 85 parents, 0 foster children, 47 other relatives, 25 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 276

Size of family households: 810 2-persons, 155 3-persons, 168 4-persons, 113 5-persons, 76 6-persons, 27 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 522 1-person, 69 2-persons.

859 married couples with children.
204 single-parent households (6 men, 198 women).

89.9% of residents of Garfield speak English at home.
6.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (36% speak English very well, 64% speak English not well).
2.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $41,463,000 ($9,366 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $335,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $11,893,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,426,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $182,000
Federal grants: $6,986,000
Federal procurement contracts: $11,853,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,123,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $258,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,139,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,668,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 371
Here:

83 per 1000 residents
State:

103 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 229
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

28 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -399
Here -89 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Garfield County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.56 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

7.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.3

Year house built in Garfield County, Utah
  • Year house built in Garfield County, Utah
  • 102020 or later
  • 2232010 to 2019
  • 6472000 to 2009
  • 5401990 to 1999
  • 6571980 to 1989
  • 5391970 to 1979
  • 1641960 to 1969
  • 3161950 to 1959
  • 1511940 to 1949
  • 3781939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Garfield County, Utah
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Utah
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Utah
  • 01 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 343 rooms
  • 1894 rooms
  • 3145 rooms
  • 2106 rooms
  • 2097 rooms
  • 1368 rooms
  • 3709+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Utah
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Utah
  • 51 room
  • 842 rooms
  • 673 rooms
  • 1154 rooms
  • 785 rooms
  • 946 rooms
  • 137 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Garfield County, Utah
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Utah
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Utah
  • 0no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 2142 bedrooms
  • 5983 bedrooms
  • 3704 bedrooms
  • 2305+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Utah
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Utah
  • 5no bedroom
  • 1291 bedroom
  • 1562 bedrooms
  • 1473 bedrooms
  • 274 bedrooms
  • 85+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County, Utah in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 18no vehicle
  • 2631 vehicle
  • 5052 vehicles
  • 3493 vehicles
  • 2464 vehicles
  • 995+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 26no vehicle
  • 2021 vehicle
  • 1812 vehicles
  • 613 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

91.8% of Garfield County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 18% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 69% lived in Utah.

Garfield County:

91.8%
State average:

84.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,532
  • Other state: 1,541
  • Northeast: 53
  • Midwest: 155
  • South: 180
  • West: 1,150
Year householders moved into unit in Garfield County, UT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Garfield County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 39.9%Electricity
  • 21.2%Utility gas
  • 20.7%Wood
  • 11.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.1%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.6%Electricity
  • 16.6%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Wood
  • 8.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.4%Other fuel
  • 3.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 53
Here:

12.1%
Utah:

7.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 44
Here:

11.1%
Utah:

5.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 17
Here:

15.9%
Utah:

28.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Garfield County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,810,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,770,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,925,000
    Other: $3,659,000
    Solid Waste Management: $456,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $320,000
    General - Other: $122,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,294,000
    Police Protection: $3,588,000
    Regular Highways: $3,022,000
    Regular Highways: $2,719,000
    Hospitals: $1,600,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,535,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,531,000
    Central Staff Services: $961,000
    Central Staff Services: $830,000
    Financial Administration: $769,000
    Health - Other: $616,000
    Financial Administration: $602,000
    Air Transportation: $583,000
    Air Transportation: $558,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $549,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $495,000
    Health - Other: $472,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $466,000
    Solid Waste Management: $376,000
    Solid Waste Management: $373,000
    Local Fire Protection: $351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $280,000
    General Public Buildings: $247,000
    Local Fire Protection: $239,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $220,000
    General - Other: $190,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $181,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Hospitals: $71,000
    Libraries: $44,000
    Libraries: $43,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $38,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,073,000
    General Local Government Support: $984,000
    Other: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $72,000
    Interest on Debt: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $810,000
    Highways: $93,000
    Highways: $64,000
    Other: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,632,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $286,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $169,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $117,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,337,000
    Sale of Property: $771,000
    Interest Earnings: $459,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $300,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $245,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
    Rents: $104,000
    Rents: $95,000
    General Revenue - Other: $76,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,069,000
    Solid Waste Management: $370,000
    Police Protection: $348,000
    Regular Highways: $308,000
    Police Protection: $278,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    General Public Building: $5,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,445,000
    Cash and Securities: $13,304,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $4,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $4,000
    Beginning: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,135,000
    Highways: $1,700,000
    General Local Government Support: $916,000
    General Local Government Support: $798,000
    Other: $450,000
    Other: $424,000
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $4,336,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $722,000
    Property: $665,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Property: $619,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $341,000
    Other: $300,000
    Other: $271,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $120,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $42,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,316,000
    : $3,824,000

Garfield County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,810,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,770,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,925,000
    Other: $3,659,000
    Solid Waste Management: $456,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $320,000
    General - Other: $122,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,294,000
    Police Protection: $3,588,000
    Regular Highways: $3,022,000
    Regular Highways: $2,719,000
    Hospitals: $1,600,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,535,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,531,000
    Central Staff Services: $961,000
    Central Staff Services: $830,000
    Financial Administration: $769,000
    Health - Other: $616,000
    Financial Administration: $602,000
    Air Transportation: $583,000
    Air Transportation: $558,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $549,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $495,000
    Health - Other: $472,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $466,000
    Solid Waste Management: $376,000
    Solid Waste Management: $373,000
    Local Fire Protection: $351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $280,000
    General Public Buildings: $247,000
    Local Fire Protection: $239,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $220,000
    General - Other: $190,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $181,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Hospitals: $71,000
    Libraries: $44,000
    Libraries: $43,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $38,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,073,000
    General Local Government Support: $984,000
    Other: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $72,000
    Interest on Debt: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $810,000
    Highways: $93,000
    Highways: $64,000
    Other: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,632,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $286,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $169,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $117,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,337,000
    Sale of Property: $771,000
    Interest Earnings: $459,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $300,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $245,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
    Rents: $104,000
    Rents: $95,000
    General Revenue - Other: $76,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,069,000
    Solid Waste Management: $370,000
    Police Protection: $348,000
    Regular Highways: $308,000
    Police Protection: $278,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    General Public Building: $5,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,445,000
    Cash and Securities: $13,304,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $4,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $4,000
    Beginning: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,135,000
    Highways: $1,700,000
    General Local Government Support: $916,000
    General Local Government Support: $798,000
    Other: $450,000
    Other: $424,000
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $4,336,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $722,000
    Property: $665,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Property: $619,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $341,000
    Other: $300,000
    Other: $271,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $120,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $42,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,316,000
    : $3,824,000

Garfield County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,810,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,770,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,925,000
    Other: $3,659,000
    Solid Waste Management: $456,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $320,000
    General - Other: $122,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,294,000
    Police Protection: $3,588,000
    Regular Highways: $3,022,000
    Regular Highways: $2,719,000
    Hospitals: $1,600,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,535,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,531,000
    Central Staff Services: $961,000
    Central Staff Services: $830,000
    Financial Administration: $769,000
    Health - Other: $616,000
    Financial Administration: $602,000
    Air Transportation: $583,000
    Air Transportation: $558,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $549,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $495,000
    Health - Other: $472,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $466,000
    Solid Waste Management: $376,000
    Solid Waste Management: $373,000
    Local Fire Protection: $351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $280,000
    General Public Buildings: $247,000
    Local Fire Protection: $239,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $220,000
    General - Other: $190,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $181,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Hospitals: $71,000
    Libraries: $44,000
    Libraries: $43,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $38,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,073,000
    General Local Government Support: $984,000
    Other: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $72,000
    Interest on Debt: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $810,000
    Highways: $93,000
    Highways: $64,000
    Other: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,632,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $286,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $169,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $117,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,337,000
    Sale of Property: $771,000
    Interest Earnings: $459,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $300,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $245,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
    Rents: $104,000
    Rents: $95,000
    General Revenue - Other: $76,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,069,000
    Solid Waste Management: $370,000
    Police Protection: $348,000
    Regular Highways: $308,000
    Police Protection: $278,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    General Public Building: $5,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,445,000
    Cash and Securities: $13,304,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $4,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $4,000
    Beginning: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,135,000
    Highways: $1,700,000
    General Local Government Support: $916,000
    General Local Government Support: $798,000
    Other: $450,000
    Other: $424,000
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $4,336,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $722,000
    Property: $665,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Property: $619,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $341,000
    Other: $300,000
    Other: $271,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $120,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $42,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,316,000
    : $3,824,000

Garfield County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,810,000
    Cash and Securities: $1,770,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,925,000
    Other: $3,659,000
    Solid Waste Management: $456,000
    Solid Waste Management: $448,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $320,000
    General - Other: $122,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,294,000
    Police Protection: $3,588,000
    Regular Highways: $3,022,000
    Regular Highways: $2,719,000
    Hospitals: $1,600,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,535,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,531,000
    Central Staff Services: $961,000
    Central Staff Services: $830,000
    Financial Administration: $769,000
    Health - Other: $616,000
    Financial Administration: $602,000
    Air Transportation: $583,000
    Air Transportation: $558,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $549,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $495,000
    Health - Other: $472,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $466,000
    Solid Waste Management: $376,000
    Solid Waste Management: $373,000
    Local Fire Protection: $351,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $280,000
    General Public Buildings: $247,000
    Local Fire Protection: $239,000
    General Public Buildings: $237,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $220,000
    General - Other: $190,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $181,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Hospitals: $71,000
    Libraries: $44,000
    Libraries: $43,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $38,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000
    Water Utilities: $18,000
    Water Utilities: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,073,000
    General Local Government Support: $984,000
    Other: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $72,000
    Interest on Debt: $11,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $810,000
    Highways: $93,000
    Highways: $64,000
    Other: $6,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,800,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,632,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $286,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $169,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $117,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,337,000
    Sale of Property: $771,000
    Interest Earnings: $459,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $300,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $245,000
    Interest Earnings: $176,000
    Rents: $104,000
    Rents: $95,000
    General Revenue - Other: $76,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $41,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $22,000
    General Revenue - Other: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,069,000
    Solid Waste Management: $370,000
    Police Protection: $348,000
    Regular Highways: $308,000
    Police Protection: $278,000
    Health - Other: $224,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000
    Parks and Recreation: $54,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $52,000
    General - Other: $33,000
    General Public Building: $11,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $9,000
    Water Utilities: $8,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    General Public Building: $5,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,445,000
    Cash and Securities: $13,304,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000
    Water Utilities: $32,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $4,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $4,000
    Beginning: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,135,000
    Highways: $1,700,000
    General Local Government Support: $916,000
    General Local Government Support: $798,000
    Other: $450,000
    Other: $424,000
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $4,336,000
    Other Selective Sales: $3,855,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $722,000
    Property: $665,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $650,000
    Property: $619,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $341,000
    Other: $300,000
    Other: $271,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $120,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $42,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,316,000
    : $3,824,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 30
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 7
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 19
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 4
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 7
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 15
Most common first names in Garfield County, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2275.8 years
James1977.0 years
John1875.5 years
Mary1286.6 years
Robert1071.9 years
Thomas978.3 years
Ruth883.8 years
Ray777.1 years
Joseph778.3 years
George681.2 years
Most common last names in Garfield County, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Griffin2378.8 years
Hatch2077.5 years
Spencer1878.2 years
Henrie1781.7 years
Alvey1680.0 years
Pollock1280.8 years
Porter1178.9 years
Mecham1175.1 years
Davis1071.8 years
Houston1077.4 years
Businesses in Garfield County, UT
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1True Value3
H&R Block1U-Haul1
RadioShack1UPS1
Subway2

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