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ZIP Code 84078

Primary City:Vernal, UT (View All Cities)
County: Uintah County
Timezone: Mountain (11:35am)
Area code: 435 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.2, -109.5
ZIP (~63 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 84078

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 84078. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 84078. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 84078, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Vernal, UT
Acceptable:
Naples
Unacceptable:
Dry Fork, Maeser

Stats and Demographics for the 84078 ZIP Code

ZIP code 84078 is located in east Utah and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 84078 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 84078 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,851
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,548
Median Home Value $193,100
Land Area 927.44 sq mi
Water Area 4.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,448
Median Household Income $62,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4691,2781,0761,0229241,1701,107822707709736647484322260201159113
Female1,3631,1581,0339368981,080938792616736728598478364319254180174
Total2,8322,4362,1091,9581,8222,2502,0451,6141,3231,4451,4641,245962686579455339287

Gender

 Male 13,206 51%
 Female 12,645 49%
Gender

Race

 White 24,025 92.9%
 Black Or African American 105 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 392 1.5%
 Asian 152 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 55 0.2%
 Other Race 585 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 537 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1971,2291,0591,3081,112694457149
Renter354779459289157807451
Total5512,0081,5181,5971,269774531200

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,339 63%
 Single Guardian 1,187 14%
 Singles 1,531 18%
 Singles With Roommate 391 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,605 55%
 Households with Kids 3,843 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male272291299293272262267258219219225225230177203206234193186166
Female281243295279259244243207205224235171189214198185199191163160
Total553534594572531506510465424443460396419391401391433384349326

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 84078 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 84078 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 84078 real estate data, the median home value of $193,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 84078. Rentals in 84078 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 84078 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,662 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 98 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 81 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,313 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,892 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,243 23%
 Households Vacant 1,100 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 308 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 287 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 248 23%
 For Migrant Workers 10 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 193 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 2%
 1 Bedroom 159 7%
 2 Bedroom 649 27%
 3+ Bedroom 1,519 64%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $62,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 84078 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 84078 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,592 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,898 31%
 No Earnings 5,681 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,592 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,898 31%
 No Earnings 5,681 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,860 92.3%
 Public transportation 74 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 32 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 332 2.8%
 Worked at Home 464 3.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,184 14.9%
 High School Graduate 4,661 58.8%
 Associate's degree 600 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,015 12.8%
 Master's degree 335 4.2%
 Professional school degree 58 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 74 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,830 79.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 557 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 987 13.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 84078

ZIP Code 84078 is in the Uintah School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 84078.

Ashley School
350 North 1150 West
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Maeser School
2670 West 1000 North
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Naples School
635 West 200 South
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Discovery School
650 West 1200 South
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Vernal Middle School
721 West 100 South
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Davis School
4101 South 2500 East
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Uintah Online School
635 West 200 South
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Uintah Specialized Preschool
250 South Vernal Ave
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uintah School District
Uintah High School
1880 West 500 North
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Uintah School District
Vernal Jr High School
161 North 1000 West
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Uintah School District
Ashley Valley Educ Center
559 North 1700 West
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Uintah School District
Uintah Basin Christian Academy
1845 W 750 S
Vernal, UT 84078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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