Ferron, Utah

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Ferron, Utah

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Ferron strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Utah):

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Comparative Profile of Ferron, Utah

Comparing Ferron to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Utah (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 9 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 2
Racial Diversity 4 2
Well-Paid Single Men 4 6
Senior Citizens 3 8
Female Share of the Population 3 7
Age of the Population 2 10
Well-Paid Single Women 2 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 3
Portion of People Married 10 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 7 4
Median Family Income 7 5
People in Middle Class or Better 6 4
People Above Poverty 5 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 6
Walking and Biking to Work 6 4
Working at Home 6 2
Public Transportation Use 5 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 6
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 7
Affordability of Rents 7 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 6
People Living Alone 2 8

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Ferron Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 83 miles S of Provo, Utah (center to center)
Nearest Large City 298 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada
County Emery
Standard Zip Codes 84523
Phone Area Codes 435
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.093
Longitude -111.132

Ferron Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station FERRON
Distance 0.7 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 37 F
Apr Temp 34 to 61 F
Jul Temp 58 to 88 F
Oct Temp 36 to 65 F
Annual Precip 8.6 inches
Station SALINA 24 E
Distance 19.6 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 31 F
Apr Temp 28 to 49 F
Jul Temp 51 to 77 F
Oct Temp 31 to 55 F
Annual Precip 14.1 inches
Distance 41 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 33 F
Apr Temp 23 to 45 F
Jul Temp 46 to 74 F
Oct Temp 27 to 52 F
Annual Precip 24.5 inches
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Ferron Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,623 100%
Male 809 49.8%
Female 814 50.2%
Under 18 578 35.6%
18+ 1,045 64.4%
65+ 193 11.9%
Median Age 33.4
Average Family Size 3.5
White 1,587 97.8%
African-American 4 0.2%
Asian 5 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.3%
Other 7 0.4%
Mixed Race 15 0.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 26 1.6%

Estimated Ferron Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,571
Growth -52
Growth % -3.2%

Ferron Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 27.4%
US/American 13%
German 11.9%
Danish 11.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.1%
Irish 5.8%
Swedish 3.7%
Scottish 3.5%
Italian 3.1%
Dutch 2.9%
Norwegian 2.2%
Scotch-Irish 2%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Finnish 0.9%
European 0.8%
Slavic 0.5%
British 0.4%
Polish 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Greek 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.3%
French Canadian 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Armenian 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
Slovak 0.2%
Russian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Ferron 1,623 $44,688
Castle Dale 1,657 $48,603
Clawson 153 $35,000
Cleveland 508 $43,000
Emery 308 $51,875
Huntington 2,131 $42,083
Orangeville 1,398 $48,942
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