Iron County , Utah

Iron County: County in southwestern Utah, United States

Iron County locator map
Location of Iron County on Utah map.

About

Iron County is a county located in the U.S. state of Utah. As of the 2010 census, the population was 46,163 and a population density of 5 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 56,814 inhabitants. Its county seat is Parowan. The county was created 169 years ago in 1851.

Parowan Gap image
Parowan Gap
Parowan Gap image

Geography

Iron County is located at 37°51'33"N 113°17'21"W (37.8591700, -113.2892700). It has 5 neighbors: Lincoln County, Garfield County, Kane County, Beaver County and Washington County.

Iron County map

The largest city of Iron County is Cedar City with a population of 34,764. Other cities include, Enoch population 7,585 and Parowan population 3,223. See all Iron County cities & populated places.

Weather

Iron County forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. more

Iron County Quick Facts

Population : 56,814 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Utah (United States)
Different from : Irion County, Iron County, Iron County, Iron County
Twitter username : ironcounty
Area : 8552 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Named for : iron
Altitude : 5,502 feet / 1677 meters
Capital : Parowan
Establishment : January 01, 1852
Time Zone : America/Denver
Local time : 18:28:51 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 7 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 18.75% (2010-2020)
Weather : 33℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather

Iron County has 5 neighbours.

  • Parowan

Demographics

The population of Iron County increased by 18.75% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 46,163 - census
2011 46,622 0.98% estimation process
2012 46,646 0.05% estimation process
2013 46,530 -0.25% estimation process
2014 47,041 1.09% estimation process
2015 48,113 2.23% estimation process
2016 49,676 3.15% estimation process
2017 50,761 2.14% estimation process
2018 52,678 3.64% estimation process
2019 54,839 3.94% estimation process
2020 56,814 3.48% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (4)

Iron County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Iron County.

City Name Population Title
Cedar City 34,764 City in Iron County, Utah, United States
Enoch 7,585 City in Iron County, Utah, United States
Parowan 3,223 City in and county seat of Iron County, Utah, United States
Paragonah 556 Town in Iron County, Utah, United States
Kanarraville 410 Town in Iron County, Utah, United States
Brian Head 95 Town in Iron County, Utah, United States

Utah Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Salt Lake County 1,165,517 County in northern Utah, United States
Utah County 651,059 County in north-central Utah, United States
Davis County 359,232 County in northern Utah, United States
Weber County 262,658 County in northern Utah, United States
Salt Lake City 200,567 City in and county seat of Salt Lake County, Utah, United States and the capital of Utah
Washington County 184,913 County in southwestern Utah, United States
West Valley City 135,248 City in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Cache County 130,004 County in northern Utah, United States
West Jordan 116,530 City in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Provo 116,295 City in and county seat of Utah County, Utah, United States
Orem 98,970 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Sandy 94,871 City in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
Saint George 92,378 City in Washington County, Utah, United States
Sandy Hills 89,575 City in United States of America
Ogden 87,387 City in and county seat of Weber County, Utah, United States
Layton 79,012 City in Davis County, Utah, United States