San Juan County, Utah Population 2021

San Juan County, Utah's estimated population is 15,208 with a growth rate of -0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Juan County, Utah is the 18th largest county inUtah. The 2010 Population was 14,824 and has seen a growth of 2.59% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,208-50-0.33%
202015,258-50-0.33%
201915,308-50-0.33%
201815,358810.53%
201715,277-52-0.34%
201615,329900.59%
201515,2391811.20%
201415,058700.47%
201314,988-49-0.33%
201215,0371981.33%
201114,839150.10%
201014,8242,20317.46%
199012,6213683.00%
198012,2532,64727.56%
19709,6065666.26%
19609,0403,72570.08%
19505,31560312.80%
19404,7121,21634.78%
19303,4961173.46%
19203,3791,00242.15%
19102,3771,354132.36%
19001,023658180.27%
189036516178.92%
18802040.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.33% (-50)
County Website
State
Founded
1880
County Seat
2010 Population
14,824
Growth Since 2010
2.59% (384)
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San Juan County, Utah Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,42248.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native7,28147.58%
Two or More Races3992.61%
Asian770.50%
Some Other Race470.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander430.28%
Black or African American330.22%
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San Juan County, Utah Population by Race

San Juan County, Utah Population Pyramid $2021

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San Juan County, Utah Median Age

32.2


Total

30.3


Male

34.4


Female

San Juan County, Utah Adults

There are 10,584 adults, (2,100 of whom are seniors) in San Juan County, Utah.

San Juan County, Utah Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.6

Child Dependency Ratio

San Juan County, Utah Sex Ratio

Female

7,677

50.17%

Male

7,625

49.83%

San Juan County, Utah Population by Age

San Juan County, Utah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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San Juan County, Utah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family70.5%29.5%
Female74.5%25.5%
Male80.4%19.6%
All80.6%19.4%
Married87.2%12.8%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Juan County, Utah Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3113.4680.6
Married2,3153.9387.2
Non Family1,0991.2670.5
Female6674.6674.5
Male2305.780.4

4.12

Average Family Size

3.46

Average Household Size

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San Juan County, Utah Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6607.28%
9th to 12th Grade7077.80%
High School Graduate2,92032.22%
Some College2,06622.79%
Associates Degree1,05211.61%
Bachelors Degree1,04511.53%
Graduate Degree6146.77%
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San Juan County, Utah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

San Juan County, Utah Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,3354,1851,371
Native American4,2303,171243
Hispanic39023224
2+ Races676315
Other Race3625
Asian27273
Black23235
Islander14144

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 31.63%.

San Juan County, Utah Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,571$40,060$23,603
Less Than 9th Grade$24,779$38,906$15,341
High School Graduate$25,160$31,212$15,385
Some College$26,508$34,798$23,937
Bachelors Degree$45,406$63,207$39,792
Graduate Degree$63,125$62,639$64,000

$29,571

Average Earnings

$40,060

Average Male

$23,603

Average Female

San Juan County, Utah Earnings by Educational Attainment

San Juan County, Utah Language by Age

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San Juan County, Utah Language

59.92% of San Juan County, Utah residents speak only English, while 40.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 36.55% of the population.

San Juan County, Utah Language

San Juan County, Utah Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native7,1942,65836.95%
White6,52572011.03%
Hispanic75925733.86%
Multiple3847820.31%
Islander431739.53%
Asian771215.58%
Other4224.76%

24.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.60%

Male Poverty Rate

26.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Juan County, Utah

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, Utah is Islander, with 39.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, Utah is Other, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.80%.

San Juan County, Utah Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.00%
High School30.79%
Some College18.04%
Bachelors or Greater5.38%

San Juan County, Utah Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed44.40%
Male Unemployed38.85%
Female Employed13.39%
Male Employed9.40%

San Juan County, Utah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

San Juan County, Utah Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,394$59,506
Families$52,742$64,311
Married Families$62,482-
Non Families$18,470$43,235
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Income by Household Type

San Juan County, Utah Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

San Juan County, Utah Married by Age and Sex

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San Juan County, Utah Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

San Juan County, Utah Marital Status by Race

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San Juan County, Utah Marital Status

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558

Number of Veterans

511

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam225
First Gulf War80
Second Gulf War54
World War II42
Korea26

San Juan County, Utah Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74175
75+158
55 to 64103
35 to 5495
18 to 3427

San Juan County, Utah Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3727.08%
Native American1673.31%
Hispanic275.86%
2+ Races74.93%
Black618.18%
Islander412.50%
Other Race24.26%

San Juan County, Utah Veterans by Race

San Juan County, Utah Veterans by Education

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16.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Juan County, Utah Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

San Juan County, Utah Employment by Age

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San Juan County, Utah Employment by Race

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San Juan County, Utah 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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59.84%

Born in San Juan County, Utah

99.12%

Native Born

0.88%

Foreign Born

0.71%

Non Citizen

0.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.12% of San Juan County, Utah residents were born in the United States, with 59.84% having been born in Utah. 0.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

San Juan County, Utah Place of Birth

  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

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