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Overview

Introduction to Hyrum, Utah

Hyrum, Utah is located 29 miles N of Ogden, Utah (center to center) and is 383 miles W of Denver, Colorado. It is in Cache County.

Hyrum History

The community of Hyrum is located in Cache County. The name of the area was suggested by David Osborn. It was named in honor of the Mormon Prophet, Joseph’s brother. At that time, there were plans to build another city which was supposed to be named Joseph. Both the towns were supposed to be named in honor of Joseph, who was the Mormon prophet, as well as his brother Hymn. However, the city of Joseph was never established.

Hyrum and nearby Attractions

  • American West Heritage Center
  • Willard Bay State Park
  • Bear Lake National Wildlife Refuge
  • Golden Spike National Historic Site
  • Bear Lake State Park
  • Ogden Union Station Museums

Things To Do In Hyrum

While in Hyrum, one can visit places like Cache Valley Fun Park, Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, and Logan Aquatic Center, that offers many facilities for recreation. The history buffs may visit museums such as Ogden Union Station Museums and American West Heritage Center, which provide absorbing insights into the history of the area. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the local church. The book lovers can visit Hyrum City Library and browse through a lot of reading materials that are available.

Hyrum Transportation

Salt Lake City International Airport is located nearby.

Hyrum Higher Education

The nearby institutions offering courses in higher education are Utah State University, Salt Lake Community College, and Weber State University.

Demographics

People

Total Population7,926
Male Share of the Population52.1%
Female Share of the Population47.9%
Senior Citizens7%
Employed Population 16+3,322
Age of the Population26

Families

% of people married63%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher25.8%
Median Earnings25+$35,058
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$35,504
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$64,322
% Above Poverty Level86.9%
% Below Poverty Level13.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.3%
% Using Public Transportation1.2%

Housing

People Living Alone11.2%
Median Gross Rent$785
Median House Value$163,900

Ancestry

English27%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.7%
German11.1%
Danishn5.9%
Irish5.1%
Swedish4.7%
Scottish3.6%
Swiss3.3%
Norwegian2.5%
Polish2.2%
Dutch2.2%
Italian2.1%
Welsh0.9%
Austrian0.9%
Jamaican0.8%
French Except Basque0.8%
West Indian0.8%
Finnish0.4%
Canadian0.1%
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Hyrum Almanac

CategoryValue
County Cache County
Standard Zip Codes84319
Phone Area Codes435
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude41.6
Approximate Longitude-111.72

Hyrum Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationLOGAN 5 SW EXP FARM
Distance2.8 miles
Jan Temp10 to 32 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp52 to 87 F
Oct Temp30 to 63 F
Annual Precip18.7 inches
StationLOGAN UTAH STATE UNIV
Distance8.4 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp37 to 57 F
Jul Temp60 to 87 F
Oct Temp39 to 62 F
Annual Precip19.8 inches
StationBRIGHAM CITY WASTE PLT
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp17 to 36 F
Apr Temp35 to 63 F
Jul Temp55 to 91 F
Oct Temp35 to 66 F
Annual Precip18.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Millville1,912$82,292
Nibley6,438$85,260
Paradise1,147$79,375
Providence7,173$85,711
River Heights2,028$77,031
Wellsville3,641$74,073

Hyrum Public Libraries

Hyrum Library
50 WEST MAIN STREET
Hyrum, Utah
(435) 245-6411

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Hyrum Public Schools

Canyon School
270 S 1300 E
ZIP: 84319
(435) 792-7684
Primary
Total Enrollment 499
Lincoln School
90 S Center
ZIP: 84319
(435) 245-6442
Primary
Total Enrollment 429
Mountain Crest High
255 S 800 E
ZIP: 84319
(435) 245-6093
High
Total Enrollment 1802
South Cache Center
10 S 480 W
ZIP: 84319
(435) 245-6433
Other
Total Enrollment 1318
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