Fort Duchesne, UT Population

Population: 621
Males: 304 (49.0%), Females: 317 (51.0%)

Uintah County

Zip code: 84026

Median resident age: 23.8 years
Median household income: $18,750
Median house value: $44,200

Races in Fort Duchesne:

  • American Indian (94.0%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (5.2%)
  • Hispanic (5.2%)
  • Two or more races (4.0%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (1.3%).

Elevation: 4988 feet

Land area: 7.0 square miles

Map of Fort Duchesne, UT

Population

For population 25 years and over in Fort Duchesne

  • High school or higher: 67.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 26.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 7.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Duchesne CDP

  • Never married: 49.4%
  • Now married: 27.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

0.3% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Fort Duchesne:

  • UINTAH BASIN MEDICAL CENTER (about 11 miles; ROOSEVELT, UT)
  • ASHLEY VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 27 miles; VERNAL, UT)
  • RANGELY DISTRICT HOSP – CAH (about 78 miles; RANGELY, CO)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Fort Duchesne:

  • ROCK SPRINGS-SWEETWATER COUNTY (about 105 miles; ROCK SPRINGS, WY; Abbreviation: RKS)
  • WALKER FIELD (about 124 miles; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Abbreviation: GJT)
  • PROVO MUNI (about 129 miles; PROVO, UT; Abbreviation: PVU)

Other public-use airports nearest to Fort Duchesne:

  • ROOSEVELT MUNI (about 14 miles; ROOSEVELT, UT; Abbreviation: 74V)
  • VERNAL (about 27 miles; VERNAL, UT; Abbreviation: VEL)
  • DUCHESNE MUNI (about 36 miles; DUCHESNE, UT; Abbreviation: U69)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Duchesne:

  • MESA STATE COLLEGE (about 124 miles; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Full-time enrollment: 4,415)
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 128 miles; OREM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 14,182)
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (about 130 miles; PROVO, UT; Full-time enrollment: 29,977)
  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 136 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,632)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 141 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 19,866)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 144 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 145 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,021)

Schools

Public high school in Fort Duchesne:

  • UINTAH RIVER HIGH (Students: 44; Location: P O BOX 235; Grades: 10 – 12)