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Box Elder County, Utah (UT)

County population in 2018: 55,015 (69% urban, 31% rural); it was 42,745 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,085
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,519
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,510
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,454 (it was 2,634 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

30%

Land area: 5723 sq. mi.

Water area: 1005.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 10 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Box Elder County: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (17.1%), Construction (11.4%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (11.4%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Box Elder County, UT (2018)
    • 47,419110.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,23812.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 7441.7%Two or more races
    • 5371.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 4311.0%Asian alone
    • 2890.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 580.1%Some other race alone
    • 360.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

32.8 years
Utah median age:

31.0 years
Males: 27,933  (50.8%)
Females: 27,082  (49.2%)
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Average household size:
Box Elder County:

3.0 people
Utah:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2018: $62,601 ($44,630 in 1999)
This county:

$62,601
Utah:

$71,414

Median contract rent in 2018 for apartments: $651 (lower quartile is $509, upper quartile is $790)
This county:

$651
State:

$923


Estimated median house or condo value in 2018: $224,373 (it was $117,700 in 2000)
Box Elder:

$224,373
Utah:

$303,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $174,629 - $302,719
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,308
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $367

Institutionalized population: 316

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 60
  • Thefts: 206
  • Auto thefts: 13

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 52
  • Thefts: 197
  • Auto thefts: 6
Box Elder County, UT map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 339 buildings, average cost: $77,900
  • 1998: 310 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 1999: 359 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 2000: 225 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2001: 259 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2002: 284 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2003: 350 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2004: 269 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 2005: 439 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2006: 418 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2007: 390 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2008: 190 buildings, average cost: $188,600
  • 2009: 144 buildings, average cost: $185,400
  • 2010: 166 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2011: 173 buildings, average cost: $168,400
  • 2012: 135 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2013: 158 buildings, average cost: $200,900
  • 2014: 164 buildings, average cost: $191,200
  • 2015: 216 buildings, average cost: $212,800
  • 2016: 172 buildings, average cost: $225,400
  • 2017: 243 buildings, average cost: $225,200
  • 2018: 264 buildings, average cost: $224,900
  • 2019: 291 buildings, average cost: $232,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Box Elder, UT residents
Average permit cost in Box Elder, UT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2018: $1,374 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2018: $1,296 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Box Elder, UT in 2018
Distribution of house value in Box Elder, UT in 2018
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Box Elder, UT in 2018
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2018: 8.1%
Box Elder County:

8.1%
Utah:

9.0%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.4% for Black residents, 13.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.6% for American Indian residents, 23.2% for other race residents, 7.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2018: 32.8 years old
(Males: 31.8 years old, Females: 34.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 34.3 years old, Black residents: 18.3 years old, American Indian residents: 33.6 years old, Asian residents: 50.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.9 years old, Other race residents: 24.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Box Elder County is $459 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $578 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $764 a month.

Cities in this county include: Brigham City, Tremonton, Perry, Garland, Willard, Honeyville, Mantua, Thatcher, Bear River City, Elwood.

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

2018 air pollution in Box Elder County:

Nitrogen Dioxide: 0.01 ppm (standard limit: 0.053 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.036 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Above U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Cortland County, New York , Clinton County, Pennsylvania , Schenectady County, New York , Sullivan County, New York .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.0%
Utah:

3.9%

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

Current college students: 1,685
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,891 (52.7% naturalized citizens)

Box Elder County:

3.4%
Whole state:

8.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3952010 or later
  • 5512000 to 2009
  • 3881990 to 1999
  • 3421980 to 1989
  • 1591970 to 1979
  • 210Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.3%

Box Elder County marital status for males Box Elder County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,599
  • One, attached: 461
  • Two: 367
  • 3 or 4: 979
  • 5 to 9: 461
  • 10 to 19: 301
  • 20 to 49: 254
  • 50 or more: 136
  • Mobile homes: 573
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 14

Housing units in Box Elder County with a mortgage: 9,098 (266 second mortgage, 813 home equity loan, 158 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,841

Here:

69.2% with mortgage
State:

69.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Box Elder County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other41,921105
Catholic2,0082
Evangelical Protestant80710
Mainline Protestant3893
None4,850-
Box Elder 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: 4
Box Elder County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Box Elder County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Box Elder County:

6.1%
Utah:

6.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Box Elder County:

27.6%
State:

23.6%

Agriculture in Box Elder County:

Average size of farms: 1259 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $102,286
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $208.44
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.75%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 74.10%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $83,554
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 10.10%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 67.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $129,368
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 81.13%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.74
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 10.32%
Corn for grain: 4662 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 45109 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,782 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,201 acres

Earthquake activity:

Box Elder County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 2141% 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 225.2 miles away from Box Elder County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 184.2 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 272.5 miles away from the county 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 28.8 miles away from the county center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 365.3 miles away from Box Elder County center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 334.6 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: February 7, 2017 - February 27, 2017, FEMA Id: 4311, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Utah Flooding, Incident Period: April 18, 2011 to July 16, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4011: August 08, 2011, FEMA Id: 4011, Natural disaster type: 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 Flood and Landslide, Incident Period: April 28, 2005 to June 29, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1598: August 01, 2005, FEMA Id: 1598, Natural disaster type: Landslide, Flood
  • Utah SEVERE STORMS, MUDSLIDES, LANDSLIDES, FLOODING, Incident Period: August 17, 1984, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-720: August 17, 1984, FEMA Id: 720, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • 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 Box Elder County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2018 - Box Elder

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 15,281 (75.3%)
  • Carpooled: 3,025 (14.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 53 (0.3%)
  • Railroad: 11 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 237 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 53 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 334 (1.6%)
  • Worked at home: 1,349 (6.6%)
Class of Workers in 2018
Most common industries in 2018 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2018


  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2018


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2018 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2018


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2018


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (44%)
  • Chile (6%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Dominican Republic (5%)
  • India (4%)
  • Brazil (3%)
  • Colombia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Box Elder County


  • English (21%)
  • European (10%)
  • American (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Danish (5%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Swedish (2%)

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

People in group quarters in Box Elder County, Utah in 2000:

  • 162 people in nursing homes
  • 122 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 71 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 15 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Box Elder County, Utah in 2010:

  • 123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 116 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 77 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 14 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 9 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $60,127.

7.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,852 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
Utah average:

7.04%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.18% relocated from other counties in Utah ($31,774 average AGI)
2.01% relocated from other states ($13,078 average AGI)
Box Elder County:

2.01%
Utah average:

3.44%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Weber County, UT  2.01% ($46,828 average AGI)
from Cache County, UT  1.08% ($36,492)
from Davis County, UT  0.74% ($53,800)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.63% ($43,252)
from Utah County, UT  0.25% ($40,644)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,806 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Utah average:

6.65%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.33% relocated to other counties in Utah ($35,578 average AGI)
1.67% relocated to other states ($15,228 average AGI)
Box Elder County:

1.67%
Utah average:

3.02%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Weber County, UT  1.65% ($58,456 average AGI)
to Cache County, UT  0.93% ($41,417)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.59% ($41,175)
to Davis County, UT  0.53% ($52,750)
to Utah County, UT  0.32% ($33,696)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 18.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.5

Births per 1000 population in Box Elder County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Box Elder County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Box Elder County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Box Elder County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Box Elder County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Box Elder County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Box Elder County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Box Elder County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Box Elder County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,763 (5,069 aged, 694 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 952 (6%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Box Elder County, Utah in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (579)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (384)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (373)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (348)
  • Congestive heart failure (190)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (166)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (136)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (72)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (65)
  • Unspecified dementia (50)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.46
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,655
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 239
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,537

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,919
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 648
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 50
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 58

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 152.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 82.7
  • Other - 70.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 55,015
  • In family households: 50,212 (8,314 male householders, 5,975 female householders)
    12,270 spouses, 20,329 children (18,907 natural, 295 adopted, 1,130 stepchildren), 1,018 grandchildren, 233 brothers or sisters, 362 parents, 951 other relatives, 702 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,285 (1,882 male householders (1,667 living alone)), 1,845 female householders (1,701 living alone)), 515 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 432

Size of family households: 5,451 2-persons, 2,731 3-persons, 2,540 4-persons, 1,515 5-persons, 1,284 6-persons, 786 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,375 1-person, 252 2-persons, 21 3-persons, 35 4-persons, 18 5-persons.

13,980 married couples with children.
2,170 single-parent households (1,183 men, 987 women).

92.0% of residents of Box Elder speak English at home.
6.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (66% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $297,423,000 ($6,637 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $115,747,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $97,516,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,951,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,442,000
Federal grants: $34,500,000
Federal procurement contracts: $117,708,000 ($104,672,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $14,306,000 ($6,237,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,026,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $47,870,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,311,000

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

Births: 4,181
Here:

90 per 1000 residents
State:

103 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,532
Here:

33 per 1000 residents
State:

28 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +274
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+20 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -370
Here -8 per 1000 residents
State -14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Box Elder County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 22.81 millions of gallons per day (61% from ground, 39% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.8
State:

7.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built in Box Elder County, Utah
  • Year house built in Box Elder County, Utah
  • 8392014 or later
  • 8252010 to 2013
  • 3,2492000 to 2009
  • 2,5441990 to 1999
  • 1,7301980 to 1989
  • 2,5761970 to 1979
  • 2,0441960 to 1969
  • 1,6851950 to 1959
  • 9011940 to 1949
  • 2,6171939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Box Elder County, Utah
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Box Elder County, Utah
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Box Elder County, Utah
  • 201 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 1153 rooms
  • 6324 rooms
  • 1,5885 rooms
  • 1,8216 rooms
  • 2,0807 rooms
  • 2,2418 rooms
  • 5,3689+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Box Elder County, Utah
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Box Elder County, Utah
  • 871 room
  • 1252 rooms
  • 4463 rooms
  • 1,2334 rooms
  • 6545 rooms
  • 5356 rooms
  • 4317 rooms
  • 1838 rooms
  • 3779+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Box Elder County, Utah
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Box Elder County, Utah
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Box Elder County, Utah
  • 21no bedroom
  • 1711 bedroom
  • 1,1842 bedrooms
  • 4,8133 bedrooms
  • 3,9584 bedrooms
  • 3,7145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Box Elder County, Utah
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Box Elder County, Utah
  • 83no bedroom
  • 4931 bedroom
  • 1,5762 bedrooms
  • 1,1673 bedrooms
  • 5794 bedrooms
  • 2175+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Box Elder County, Utah in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Box Elder County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Box Elder County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 297no vehicle
  • 1,9641 vehicle
  • 5,1062 vehicles
  • 3,9213 vehicles
  • 1,6644 vehicles
  • 1,0985+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Box Elder County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Box Elder County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 494no vehicle
  • 1,5021 vehicle
  • 1,3082 vehicles
  • 7513 vehicles
  • 1034 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles

86.4% of Box Elder County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Utah.

Box Elder County:

86.4%
State average:

83.0%

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

  • This state: 39,920
  • Other state: 12,666
  • Northeast: 693
  • Midwest: 1,416
  • South: 1,826
  • West: 8,745
Year householders moved into unit in Box Elder County, UT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Box Elder County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 87.1%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Electricity
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 77.3%Utility gas
  • 16.4%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 265
Here:

3.4%
Utah:

6.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 84
Here:

2.1%
Utah:

4.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 528
Here:

22.8%
Utah:

29.8%

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

Box Elder County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,751,000
    Housing and Community Development: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $623,000
    Regular Highways: $340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Financial Administration: $40,000
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,986,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,110,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $2,973,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,319,000
    General - Other: $2,015,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,899,000
    Financial Administration: $1,561,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $861,000
    Parks and Recreation: $766,000
    General Public Buildings: $691,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $226,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $189,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $167,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,186,000
    Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,925,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $457,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $191,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $161,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Financial Administration: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $695,000
    Highways: $553,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $22,652,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $21,085,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,567,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    General Revenue - Other: $716,000
    Interest Earnings: $238,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $194,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Sale of Property: $103,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $298,000
    Regular Highways: $168,000
    Police Protection: $59,000
    General Public Building: $44,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,882,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,090,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,869,000
    Other: $1,560,000
    Housing and Community Development: $133,000
    General Local Government Support: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,647,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,317,000
    Other Selective Sales: $967,000
    Other License: $901,000
    Other: $718,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,210,000

Box Elder County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,751,000
    Housing and Community Development: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $623,000
    Regular Highways: $340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Financial Administration: $40,000
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,986,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,110,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $2,973,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,319,000
    General - Other: $2,015,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,899,000
    Financial Administration: $1,561,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $861,000
    Parks and Recreation: $766,000
    General Public Buildings: $691,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $226,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $189,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $167,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,186,000
    Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,925,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $457,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $191,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $161,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Financial Administration: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $695,000
    Highways: $553,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $22,652,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $21,085,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,567,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    General Revenue - Other: $716,000
    Interest Earnings: $238,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $194,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Sale of Property: $103,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $298,000
    Regular Highways: $168,000
    Police Protection: $59,000
    General Public Building: $44,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,882,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,090,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,869,000
    Other: $1,560,000
    Housing and Community Development: $133,000
    General Local Government Support: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,647,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,317,000
    Other Selective Sales: $967,000
    Other License: $901,000
    Other: $718,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,210,000

Box Elder County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,751,000
    Housing and Community Development: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $623,000
    Regular Highways: $340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Financial Administration: $40,000
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,986,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,110,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $2,973,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,319,000
    General - Other: $2,015,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,899,000
    Financial Administration: $1,561,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $861,000
    Parks and Recreation: $766,000
    General Public Buildings: $691,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $226,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $189,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $167,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,186,000
    Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,925,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $457,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $191,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $161,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Financial Administration: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $695,000
    Highways: $553,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $22,652,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $21,085,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,567,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    General Revenue - Other: $716,000
    Interest Earnings: $238,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $194,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Sale of Property: $103,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $298,000
    Regular Highways: $168,000
    Police Protection: $59,000
    General Public Building: $44,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,882,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,090,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,869,000
    Other: $1,560,000
    Housing and Community Development: $133,000
    General Local Government Support: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,647,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,317,000
    Other Selective Sales: $967,000
    Other License: $901,000
    Other: $718,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,210,000

Box Elder County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,253,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,751,000
    Housing and Community Development: $403,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $623,000
    Regular Highways: $340,000
    Solid Waste Management: $250,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Financial Administration: $40,000
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,986,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,110,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,300,000
    Police Protection: $2,973,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,319,000
    General - Other: $2,015,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,899,000
    Financial Administration: $1,561,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,118,000
    Solid Waste Management: $861,000
    Parks and Recreation: $766,000
    General Public Buildings: $691,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $226,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $189,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $167,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,186,000
    Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,925,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $457,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $191,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $161,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Financial Administration: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $695,000
    Highways: $553,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $22,652,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $21,085,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,567,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,088,000
    General Revenue - Other: $716,000
    Interest Earnings: $238,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $194,000
    Rents: $166,000
    Sale of Property: $103,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $298,000
    Regular Highways: $168,000
    Police Protection: $59,000
    General Public Building: $44,000
    Central Staff Services: $13,000
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,882,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $21,090,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,869,000
    Other: $1,560,000
    Housing and Community Development: $133,000
    General Local Government Support: $56,000
  • Tax - Property: $16,647,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,317,000
    Other Selective Sales: $967,000
    Other License: $901,000
    Other: $718,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $20,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,210,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 342
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 325
  • Number of recipients under 18: 61
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 249
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 32
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 117
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 182
Most common first names in Box Elder County, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William12077.2 years
John11675.3 years
Mary11480.1 years
James8275.0 years
George8277.7 years
Robert7369.1 years
Ruth6481.5 years
Charles6274.9 years
Helen4980.8 years
Joseph4977.1 years
Most common last names in Box Elder County, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jensen13577.5 years
Nelson12075.3 years
Anderson11078.6 years
Hansen10880.4 years
Christensen8578.9 years
Petersen7578.6 years
Johnson7575.5 years
Hunsaker6677.8 years
Smith6076.9 years
Peterson4277.9 years
Businesses in Box Elder County, UT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Howard Johnson1
AT&T4Jones New York1
Ace Hardware1Kroger1
Alco Stores1La-Z-Boy1
Arby's2Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Maurices1
Big O Tires2McDonald's2
Burger King2Payless1
Chevrolet2Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless2Quiznos2
Curves1RadioShack2
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sprint Nextel1
Dennys2Subway4
Domino's Pizza2T-Mobile4
FedEx7Taco Bell1
Ford2True Value1
GNC1U-Haul2
GameStop1UPS3
H&R Block2Walmart1
Hilton1Wendy's2

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  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"