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Emery County, Utah

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Emery County, Utah
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,014
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 10,014
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 10,976
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -8.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 10,976
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
28.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.3%
Female persons, percent
49.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
6.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
90.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 461
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 4,618
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 79.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $136,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,034
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $311
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $607
Building permits, 2018 15
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 3,564
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.90
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 89.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 7.1%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 86.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 76.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 93.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 15.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 11.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
9.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 56.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 50.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 8,208
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 105,121
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $9,615
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 19.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $51,852
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $21,465
Persons in poverty, percent
13.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2016 184
Total employment, 2016 2,106
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 104,673
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 -5.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 658
All firms, 2012 548
Men-owned firms, 2012 290
Women-owned firms, 2012 143
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 508
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 47
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 460
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 4,462.31
FIPS Code 49015
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

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The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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