Payson Utah County, Utah

Payson: City in Utah County, Utah, United States

About

Payson is a city located in the county of Utah in the U.S. state of Utah. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,294 and a population density of 574 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,033 inhabitants.

The city was created 171 years ago in 1849.

Payson Quick Facts

Population : 21,033 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Utah (United States)
County : Utah County
Postal code : 84651
Phone Area Codes : 801
Area : 31.86 km2
Altitude : 4,652 feet / 1418 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1850 (171 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 00:35:27 (6th December 2021)
Density : 660 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 13.02% (2010-2020)
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Location of Payson on Utah map.
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Geography

Payson is located at 40°2'40"N 111°43'56"W (40.0444000, -111.7321500). It has 2 neighbors: Salem and Elk Ridge.

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Payson has 2 neighbours.

  • Salem city in Utah County, Utah, United States
  • Elk Ridge city in Utah County, Utah, United States

Demographics

The population of Payson increased by 13.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,294 - census
2011 18,950 3.46% estimation process
2012 19,153 1.06% estimation process
2013 19,333 0.93% estimation process
2014 19,485 0.78% estimation process
2015 19,494 0.05% estimation process
2016 19,768 1.39% estimation process
2017 19,847 0.4% estimation process
2018 19,789 -0.29% estimation process
2019 20,303 2.53% estimation process
2020 21,033 3.47% estimation process

Payson zip code is 84651. County name: Utah, County fips: 49049

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Local Places in Payson

People born in Payson (20)

People born in Payson, including singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, actress, and poet Jewel, mixed martial artist Scott Jorgensen, botanist Leigh Alma Johnson, you can see a list of people who born in Payson.

  • J. Ward Moody (American astronomer) he was born in 18/12/1954
  • John B. Fairbanks (American artist) he was born in 25/12/1855
  • Lindsey Anderson (American steeplechase runner) she was born in 23/05/1985
  • Raymond Knight (American rodeo organizer) he was born in 08/04/1872
  • Red Peery (American baseball player) he was born in 15/08/1906
  • Wesley Silcox (bull rider) he was born in 30/05/1985
  • Ralph Jacobus Fairbanks (American prospector) he was born in 26/12/1857
  • Inez Knight Allen (Mormon missionary and Utah politician) she was born in 08/09/1876
  • Clay Collard (American mixed martial arts fighter) he was born in 10/03/1993
  • Vasco M. Tanner (American entomologist) he was born in 29/10/1892
  • Barret Peery (basketball player (1971-)) he was born in 03/04/1971
  • Jordan Pena (American soccer player) he was born in 21/05/2000
  • J. Leo Fairbanks he was born in 01/01/1878
  • Joseph Henry Loveless (American accused murderer (1870–1916)) he was born in 03/12/1870
  • Emerson C. Curtis (physician) he was born in 05/04/1916
  • Jaiden Waggoner (United States defender, born 2/3/1997 – #17 for Las Vegas Lights FC in 2020) he was born in 03/02/1997
  • Lyman Eaton Wightman (American physician) he was born in 07/05/1869

Schools in Payson

College & universities near Payson, UT

Code Name City ZIP
459541 American Beauty Academy Payson (UT) 84651
475495 Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Provo (UT) 84606
451574 Aveda Institute-Provo Provo (UT) 84601
461342 Acaydia School of Aesthetics Provo (UT) 84601-0000
380438 Provo College Provo (UT) 84601

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Payson, UT

Code Name Address Type
PRO Provo 300 West 600 South RAIL
SLC Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub 340 South 600 West RAIL
SLB Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub 300 South 600 West BUS
HER Helper 1 Depot Street RAIL

Post offices near Payson

Post Office Name City ZIP
Payson Post Office Payson (UT) 84651

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Payson , Arizona town in Gila County, Arizona, United States with a population of 15,947 people.
  • Payson , Illinois village in Illinois, United States with a population of 980 people.

Other cities in Utah County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Utah County , UT. (more)

City Name Population Title
Provo 116,295 City in and county seat of Utah County, Utah, United States
Orem 98,970 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Lehi 73,383 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Eagle Mountain 42,013 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Spanish Fork 41,268 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Pleasant Grove 38,241 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Saratoga Springs 35,501 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
American Fork 33,896 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Springville 33,572 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Highland 17,989 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Santaquin 13,507 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Vineyard 12,570 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Lindon 11,462 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Mapleton 11,139 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Alpine 10,495 City in Utah County, Utah, United States
Cedar Hills 9,985 City in Utah County, Utah, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Payson distances to largest Utah cities