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ZIP Code 84761

Post Office City:Parowan, UT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Iron County
Timezone: Mountain (9:56pm)
Area code: 435 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.8, -112.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 84761

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Primary/preferred city:
Parowan, UT

Stats and Demographics for the 84761 ZIP Code

ZIP code 84761 is located in southwest Utah and covers a slightly higher than average 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 84761 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 84761 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,131
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,600
Median Home Value $184,700
Land Area 152.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,158
Median Household Income $42,829

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 511394207
85 Plus224062


 Male 1,563 50%
 Female 1,568 50%


 White 2,999 95.8%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.6%
 Asian 15 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 63 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 30 1.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus41849

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 693 60%
 Single Guardian 137 12%
 Singles 290 25%
 Singles With Roommate 38 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 773 67%
 Households with Kids 385 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 84761 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 84761 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 84761 real estate data, the median home value of $184,700 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 84761. Rentals in 84761 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 84761 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,097 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 25 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 562 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 359 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 237 15%
 Households Vacant 442 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 7.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 29 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 306 69.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 15.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 41 22%
 2 Bedroom 88 48%
 3+ Bedroom 54 30%
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 $42,829 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 84761 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 84761 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 84761 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

For more information, see Parowan, UT incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 654 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 505 23%
 No Earnings 1,043 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 654 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 505 23%
 No Earnings 1,043 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 930 88.9%
 Public transportation 8 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 9.4%
 Worked at Home 10 1.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 78 4%
 High School Graduate 1,265 69%
 Associate's degree 239 13%
 Bachelor's degree 154 8%
 Master's degree 49 3%
 Professional school degree 33 2%
 Doctorate degree 20 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 749 92.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 54 6.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 84761

ZIP Code 84761 is in the Iron School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 84761.

Parowan School
128 W 100 N
Parowan, UT 84761
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Iron School District
Parowan High School
50 W 100 N
Parowan, UT 84761
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Iron School District

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