Statewide Claims to Fame

Vernal is 3rd in Utah out of 71 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Vernal is 5th in Utah out of 92 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Vernal is 14th in Utah out of 92 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Vernal is 15th in Utah out of 92 other cities in Residents younger than 5

Vernal is 16th in Utah out of 92 other cities in Income below poverty line

Vernal is 17th in Utah out of 60 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Current population (2012) 9,817 54th 2,855,287 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.6 76th 82,169.6 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,969.9 41st 33.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Residents younger than 5 12.0% 15th 9.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 31.4% 62nd 31.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.9% 28th 9.5% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 82.0% 87th 90.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.8% 86th 29.6% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Race - White 89.6% 58th 91.8% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.5% 56th 1.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 2.2% 5th 1.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 68th 2.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 56th 1.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.6% 33rd 2.3% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 11.8% 29th 13.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 83.1% 62nd 79.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Female residents 49.2% 79th 49.7% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.5% 49th 8.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Housing units 3,659 51st 993,060 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.2% 14th 21.3% 25.9%
Households 3,206 51st 871,358 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 59.0% 81st 70.7% 66.1%
Home median value $167,800 78th $221,300 $186,200
People per household 2.7 75th 3.1 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Income per capita $23,099 43rd $23,650 $27,915
Income per household $56,973 61st $57,783 $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.9% 16th 11.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Vernal Rank Utah US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,182 52nd 246,393 27,092,908
Retail sales $399,500 23rd $36,574,240 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $47,850 3rd $13,730 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $42,453 17th $3,980,570 $613,795,732

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