Tropic, Utah Population 2021

524
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Tropic is a city located in Garfield County Utah. With a 2020 population of 524, it is the 189th largest city in Utah and the 13106th largest city in the United States . Tropic is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually but its population has decreased by -1.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 530 in 2010. Tropic reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 8 miles, Tropic has a population density of 66 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tropic is $60,770 with a poverty rate of 10.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $206,700. The median age in Tropic is 46.9 years, 46.1 years for males, and 49.4 years for females.

Tropic Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tropicwas:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Tropic, Utah is 524 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 514.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 530.

Tropic, Utah Population 2021

Population by Race

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Tropic Population by Race

Tropic Population Pyramid $2021

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Tropic Median Age

46.9


Total

46.1


Male

49.4


Female

Tropic Adults

There are 378 adults, (131 of whom are seniors) in Tropic.

Tropic Age Dependency

96.4

Age Dependency Ratio

53

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Tropic Sex Ratio

Female

250

51.55%

Male

235

48.45%

Tropic Population by Age

Tropic Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tropic Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female59.1%40.9%
All80.9%19.1%
Non Family82.9%17.1%
Married83.8%16.2%
Male100%0%

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tropic Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1782.7280.9
Married1173.2183.8
Non Family351.0682.9
Female222.6459.1
Male43.5100

3.13

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Tropic Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51.45%
9th to 12th Grade102.91%
High School Graduate11633.72%
Some College9126.45%
Associates Degree267.56%
Bachelors Degree6719.48%
Graduate Degree298.43%
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Tropic Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tropic Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.64%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.91%.

Tropic Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,906$38,125$21,250
Less Than 9th Grade$28,750$28,750$
High School Graduate$25,833$46,429$11,447
Some College$23,500$28,125$21,875
Bachelors Degree$40,956$41,146$40,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,906

Average Earnings

$38,125

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Tropic Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tropic Language by Age

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Tropic Language

95.16% of Tropic residents speak only English, while 4.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.74% of the population.

Tropic Language

Tropic Poverty by Race

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10.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.94%

Male Poverty Rate

11.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tropic

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tropic is White, with 10.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tropic is White, with 10.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.93%.

Tropic Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School21.55%
Some College2.56%
Bachelors or Greater2.08%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Tropic Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed8.33%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed1.67%

Tropic Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tropic Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,813$60,770
Families$58,036$67,464
Married Families$65,417-
Non Families$35,139$33,420
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Income by Household Type

Tropic Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

68.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

76.5%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Tropic Married by Age and Sex

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Tropic Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Tropic Marital Status by Race

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Tropic Marital Status

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24

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12
Korea7
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Tropic Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+12
65 to 7412
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Tropic Veterans by Age

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Tropic Veterans by Race

Tropic Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tropic Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Tropic Employment by Age

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Tropic Employment by Race

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Tropic Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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76.49%

Born in Tropic

97.94%

Native Born

2.06%

Foreign Born

2.06%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.94% of Tropic residents were born in the United States, with 76.49% having been born in Utah. 2.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Tropic Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202152450.96%
202051950.97%
201951450.98%
2018509-3-0.59%
201751271.39%
2016505-1-0.20%
2015506-6-1.17%
2014512-3-0.58%
2013515-4-0.77%
2012519-8-1.52%
2011527-5-0.94%
20105320.00%

Tropic Population by Year