Carbon County, Utah Population 2019

Carbon County, Utah's estimated population is 20,295 with a growth rate of -0.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carbon County, Utah is the 15th largest county in Utah.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,295-76-0.37%
201620,37150.02%
201520,366-255-1.24%
201420,621-287-1.37%
201320,908-322-1.52%
201221,230-76-0.36%
201121,306-98-0.46%
201021,4041,1765.81%
199020,228-1,951-8.80%
198022,1796,53241.75%
197015,647-5,488-25.97%
196021,135-3,766-15.12%
195024,9016,44234.90%
194018,4596613.71%
193017,7982,30914.91%
192015,4896,86579.60%
19108,6243,62072.34%
19005,0040.00%

Carbon County, Utah Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,005
Two or More Races560
Some Other Race483
American Indian and Alaska Native213
Black or African American136
Asian82
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander33

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

Carbon County, Utah Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Carbon County, Utah Median Age

36.4


Total

35.8


Male

37.2


Female

Carbon County, Utah Adults

There are 15,062 adults, (3,214 of whom are seniors) in Carbon County, Utah.

Carbon County, Utah Age Dependency

73.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Carbon County, Utah Sex Ratio

Female

10,424

50.82%

Male

10,088

49.18%

Carbon County, Utah Households and Families

Carbon County, Utah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Carbon County, Utah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All72.8%27.2%
Non Family65.3%34.7%
Male55.2%44.8%
Female48.2%51.8%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carbon County, Utah Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,8412.5572.8
Married3,9303.2584.8
Non Family2,7451.2665.3
Female8273.3848.2
Male3392.9355.2

3.19

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carbon County, Utah Households

Carbon County, Utah Education

Carbon County, Utah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2832.16%
9th to 12th Grade1,0688.16%
High School Graduate3,62927.71%
Some College4,15131.70%
Associates Degree1,91114.59%
Bachelors Degree1,44011.00%
Graduate Degree6124.67%

Carbon County, Utah Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,32810,3221,878
Hispanic1,4361,133129
Other Race30124113
Multiple Races19317434
Native American13711329
Black886014
Asian2927
Islander121212

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

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

Carbon County, Utah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,162$45,766$21,250
Less Than High School$23,571$31,973$6,741
High School Grad$27,431$39,297$16,375
Some College$30,116$50,545$20,670
Bachelors Degree$41,129$55,313$31,615
Graduate Degree$57,050$76,818$52,537

$31,162

Average Earnings

$45,766

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Carbon County, Utah Language

Carbon County, Utah Language by Age

Carbon County, Utah Language

94.34% of Carbon County, Utah residents speak only English, while 5.66% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.35% of the population.

Carbon County, Utah Poverty

Carbon County, Utah Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7072,59615.54%
Hispanic2,63750519.15%
Other46013128.48%
Multiple5597914.13%
Asian736284.93%
Native2043517.16%
Black1151311.30%

16.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.57%

Male Poverty Rate

17.72%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carbon County, Utah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Utah is Asian, with 84.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carbon County, Utah is Black, with 11.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.14%.

Carbon County, Utah Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.94%
High School17.61%
Some College12.10%
Bachelors or Greater5.77%

Carbon County, Utah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.80%
Male Unemployed40.58%
Female Employed11.86%
Male Employed6.81%

Carbon County, Utah Income

Carbon County, Utah Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,994$57,980
Families$60,024$68,331
Married Families$68,236$
Non Families$25,589$36,932

Carbon County, Utah Marital Status

Carbon County, Utah Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Carbon County, Utah Married by Age and Sex

Carbon County, Utah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Carbon County, Utah Marital Status by Race


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

Carbon County, Utah Veterans

Carbon County, Utah Veterans by War

1,196

Number of Veterans

1,100

Male Veterans

96

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam551
First Gulf War194
World War II105
Korea95
Second Gulf War89

Carbon County, Utah Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74395
75+320
55 to 64235
35 to 54182
18 to 3464

Carbon County, Utah Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1548.22%
Hispanic1548.81%
Other205.75%
2 or More176.46%
Indian52.76%

Carbon County, Utah Veterans by Education

10.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carbon County, Utah Employment Status

Carbon County, Utah Employment by Age

60.3%

Labor Force Participation

57%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Carbon County, Utah Employment by Race

Carbon County, Utah Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carbon County, Utah

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Price87278371-356-4.08%
Helper22032095-108-4.90%
Wellington16881609-79-4.68%
East Carbon-Sunnyside16781572-106-6.32%
Scofield2423-1-4.17%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990