Ephraim, Utah

Ephraim: City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States

About

Ephraim is a city located in the county of Sanpete in the U.S. state of Utah. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,135 and a population density of 643 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 7,385 inhabitants.

The city was created 170 years ago in 1853.

Ephraim locator map
Location of Ephraim on Utah map.

Quick Facts about Ephraim

Population : 7,385 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Utah (United States)
County : Sanpete County
Postal code : 84627
Phone Area Codes : 435
Area : 9.54 km2
Named for : Ephraim
Altitude : 5,541 feet / 1689 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (170 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 10:22:14 (19th July 2024)
Density : 774 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 16.93% (2010-2020)
Ephraim utah 09-18-2010 image
Ephraim utah 09-18-2010
Ephraim utah 09-18-2010 image

Geography

Ephraim is located at 39°21'35"N 111°35'11"W (39.3596800, -111.5863100).

Ephraim map

Demographics

The population of Ephraim increased by 16.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,135 - census
2011 6,352 3.42% estimation process
2012 6,439 1.35% estimation process
2013 6,634 2.94% estimation process
2014 6,645 0.17% estimation process
2015 6,808 2.39% estimation process
2016 7,006 2.83% estimation process
2017 7,121 1.61% estimation process
2018 7,264 1.97% estimation process
2019 7,308 0.6% estimation process
2020 7,385 1.04% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 20,866
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 22,621
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -7.8%
April 1, 2020 Population : 20,589
April 1, 2010 Population : 22,621
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.8%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.7%
People over 65 (%) : 18.9%
Female persons, % : 52.1%
White only, percent : 52.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 43.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.7%
Asians alone % : 1.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 50.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,140
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.6%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 10,603

Ephraim zip code is 84627. County name: Sanpete, County fips: 49039

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 10,603
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $81,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,117
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $386
2015-2019 median gross rent : $621
Permits for construction, 2020 : 17
2015-2019 Households : 8,360
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.52
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 77.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 65.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 79.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 12.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 18.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 11.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 16,856
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 48,496
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 564,088
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 167,121
2012 total retail sales per capita : $7,524
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $35,803
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $20,297
Percentage of people living in poverty : 24.9%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 333
2019 total employment : 4,309
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 162,324
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 5.0%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 1,389
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,652
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 744
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 780
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 672
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 924
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 153
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,412
2010 population per square mile : 41.2
2010 land area in square miles : 548.39

Schools in Ephraim

College & universities near Ephraim, UT

Code Name City ZIP
230597 Snow College Ephraim (UT) 84627

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ephraim, UT

Code Name Address Type
HER Helper 1 Depot Street RAIL
PRO Provo 300 West 600 South RAIL

Post offices near Ephraim

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ephraim Post Office Ephraim (UT) 84627

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Sanpete County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Sanpete County , UT.

City Name Population Title
Manti 3,790 City and county seat of Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Gunnison 3,675 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Mount Pleasant 3,580 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Moroni 1,575 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United Staes
Centerfield 1,517 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Fairview 1,381 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Fountain Green 1,182 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Spring City 1,080 City in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Mayfield 564 Town in Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Wales 380 Town Sanpete County, Utah, United States
Sterling 326 Town in Sanpete County, Utah.
Fayette 266 Town in Sanpete County, Utah, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Ephraim distances to largest Utah cities