Payson is a city located in Utah County Utah. With a 2020 population of 21,331, it is the 42nd largest city in Utah and the 1761st largest city in the United States . Payson is currently growing at a rate of 2.47% annually and its population has increased by 16.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,294 in 2010. Payson reached it's highest population of 21,331 in 2021. Spanning over 13 miles, Payson has a population density of 1,689 people per square mile.
The average household income in Payson is $77,113 with a poverty rate of 9.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,017 per month, and the median house value is $231,000. The median age in Payson is 27.1 years, 25.6 years for males, and 28.1 years for females.