Wales, UT Population

Population: 219. Estimated population in July 2020: 225 (+2.7% change)
Males: 115 (52.5%), Females: 104 (47.5%)

Sanpete County

Zip code: 84667

Median resident age: 26.3 years
Median household income: $35,313
Median house value: $84,600

Races in Wales:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.8%)
  • Hispanic (7.3%)
  • Other race (1.8%)

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

Ancestries: English (28.3%), Danish (17.4%), Welsh (17.4%), United States (12.3%), French (6.8%), Scottish (5.5%).

Elevation: 5500 feet

Land area: 0.3 square miles

Map of Wales, UT

Population

For population 25 years and over in Wales

  • High school or higher: 87.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 36.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wales town

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 67.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

5.9% Foreign born (5.9% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+17.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Wales:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Wales:

  • PROVO MUNI (about 51 miles; PROVO, UT; Abbreviation: PVU)
  • SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 93 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Abbreviation: SLC)
  • HILL AFB (about 115 miles; OGDEN, UT; Abbreviation: HIF)

Other public-use airports nearest to Wales:

  • MOUNT PLEASANT (about 12 miles; MOUNT PLEASANT, UT; Abbreviation: 43U)
  • MANTI-EPHRAIM (about 12 miles; MANTI, UT; Abbreviation: 41U)
  • NEPHI MUNI (about 24 miles; NEPHI, UT; Abbreviation: U14)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wales:

  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 10 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,632)
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 55 miles; OREM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 14,182)
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; PROVO, UT; Full-time enrollment: 29,977)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 84 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,021)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 84 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 90 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 19,866)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 120 miles; OGDEN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 12,112)