|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Payson is 22,142. Payson, Utah is the 1,726th largest city in the US.
Payson is located entirely in Utah County.
The current population of Payson (22,142) is it's peak population.
Payson has grown 68.5% since the 2000. Payson, Utah is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 83% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Payson has a population density of 2,111.5 people per square mile.
|1339||Magna metro township||29,268|
|1486||South Salt Lake||26,166||18.8%|
|1715||North Salt Lake||22,300||152.8%|
|1720||Portsmouth, New Hampshire||22,277||6.9%|
|1722||East Peoria, Illinois||22,276||-1.7%|
|1723||Greenwood, South Carolina||22,221||-0.7%|
|1725||Mountain Brook, Alabama||22,158||6.5%|
|1729||Sunny Isles Beach, Florida||22,064||44.1%|
|1731||Klamath Falls, Oregon||22,062||12.8%|
The total voting age population of Payson, Utah, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,367. The voting age population is 48.9% male and 51.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.9% of the residents of Payson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Payson are 92.7% White, 3.4% Other, 1.9% Two or more races, 0.8% American Indian, 0.6% Asian and 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 11.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Payson, 9.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.8%. On a per-household basis, 8.0% of families are below the poverty line in Payson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.6% of Payson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.8% of Payson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 22.8% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Payson residents aged 5 and older, 12.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Payson is 5.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Payson, 13.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Payson is $67,272.
In Payson, 76.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.3% of housing units in Payson.
Of all the housing units in Payson, 12.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Payson, 33.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Payson is $1,017.
In Payson, 85.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.