Ferron, UT Population

Population: 1,623. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,571 (-3.2% change)
Males: 809 (49.8%), Females: 814 (50.2%)

Emery County

Zip code: 84523

Median resident age: 33.4 years
Median household income: $38,625
Median house value: $87,200

Races in Ferron:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)

Ancestries: English (28.0%), German (13.4%), Danish (12.4%), United States (9.4%), Irish (7.8%), Swedish (6.2%).

Elevation: 5949 feet

Land area: 2.2 square miles

Map of Ferron, UT

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ferron

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ferron city

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-1.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ferron:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ferron:

  • PROVO MUNI (about 88 miles; PROVO, UT; Abbreviation: PVU)
  • SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 130 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Abbreviation: SLC)
  • HILL AFB (about 151 miles; OGDEN, UT; Abbreviation: HIF)

Other public-use airports nearest to Ferron:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ferron:

  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 36 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,632)
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 91 miles; OREM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 14,182)
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (about 97 miles; PROVO, UT; Full-time enrollment: 29,977)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 121 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,021)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 121 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 126 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 19,866)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 156 miles; OGDEN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 12,112)

Public primary/middle schools in Ferron:

  • SAN RAFAEL JR HIGH (Students: 312; Location: 420 W 500 S; Grades: 07 – 09)
  • FERRON ELEM SCH (Students: 232; Location: 115 W MILL RD; Grades: PK – 06)