Moab, Utah Population 2019

Moab, Utah's estimated population is 5,253 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Moab, Utah is the 87th largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1098.43 people/mi² (424.10 people/km²), with a household density of 184.24 people/km² (477.18 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 36.3 years, 35.6 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 2,282 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 0%, with a median rent of $801/month. The median house has 4.9 rooms, and has a value of $220,100.

The median income for households in Moab, Utah is $48,448, while the mean household income is $59,941. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20175,253-20-0.38%
20165,273310.59%
20155,242300.58%
20145,212350.68%
20135,177-2-0.04%
20125,179871.71%
20115,092-17-0.33%
20105,1093300.67%
20004,7798081.87%
19903,971-1,362-2.91%
19805,3335401.07%
19704,7931110.23%
19604,6820.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,055
American Indian and Alaska Native83
Asian37
Black or African American23
Some Other Race21
Two or More Races13

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Moab Ut Population Pyramid 2019

50100150200250300 Male Population50100150200250300 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Moab Ut Median Age

36.3


Total

35.6


Male

36.9


Female

Moab Ut Adults

There are 3,899 adults, (804 of whom are seniors) in Moab Ut.

Moab Ut Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Moab Ut Sex Ratio

Female

2,567

49.06%

Male

2,665

50.94%

Moab Ut Households and Families

Moab Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Moab Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
All64.1%35.9%
Female47.9%52.1%
Male8.3%91.7%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Moab Ut Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9532.6464.1
Married8243.5875.2
Non Family7361.5364.7
Female3092.9747.9
Male841.98.3

3.29

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moab Ut Households

Moab Ut Education

Moab Ut Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade972.86%
9th to 12th Grade1303.83%
High School Graduate1,23136.28%
Some College64719.07%
Associates Degree3089.08%
Bachelors Degree63418.69%
Graduate Degree34610.20%

Moab Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,0182,821968
Hispanic323305
Native American4028
Other Race2121
Asian121212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Moab Ut Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,171$33,448$25,174
Less Than High School$38,389$$
High School Grad$30,893$33,727$19,810
Some College$27,018$26,426$35,652
Bachelors Degree$31,250$44,667$19,457
Graduate Degree$29,500$$

$30,171

Average Earnings

$33,448

Average Male

$25,174

Average Female

Moab Ut Language

Moab Ut Language by Age

Moab Ut Language

90.18% of Moab Ut residents speak only English, while 9.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.87% of the population.

Moab Ut Poverty

Moab Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,4263387.64%
Hispanic505112.18%
Native83910.84%

7.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.57%

Male Poverty Rate

7.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moab Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moab Ut is Native, with 10.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moab Ut is Hispanic, with 2.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.79%.

Moab Ut Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Some College10.87%
Less Than High School6.05%
High School5.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.67%

Moab Ut Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.59%
Male Unemployed16.49%
Male Employed6.76%
Female Employed2.61%

Moab Ut Income

Moab Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,448$59,941
Families$65,642$72,609
Married Families$78,958$
Non Families$31,875$37,899

Moab Ut Marital Status

Moab Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Moab Ut Married by Age and Sex

Moab Ut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Moab Ut Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Moab Ut Veterans

Moab Ut Veterans by War

449

Number of Veterans

417

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam176
Second Gulf War66
Korea42
First Gulf War37
World War II34

Moab Ut Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74173
75+139
35 to 5464
55 to 6443
18 to 3430

Moab Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White44911.85%
Hispanic112.73%

Moab Ut Veterans by Education

8.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moab Ut Employment Status

Moab Ut Employment by Age

69.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

11.7%

Unemployment Rate

Moab Ut Employment by Race

Moab Ut Employment by Education

Moab Ut Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

49.71%

Born in Utah

92.32%

Native Born

7.68%

Foreign Born

5.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.32% of Moab Ut residents were born in the United States, with 49.71% having been born in Utah. 5.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.