Centerfield, Utah

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Centerfield, Utah
City
Centerfield City Hall
Centerfield City Hall
Location of Centerfield, Utah
Location of Centerfield, Utah
Coordinates: 39°7′32″N 111°49′5″W / 39.12556°N 111.81806°W / 39.12556; -111.81806Coordinates: 39°7′32″N 111°49′5″W / 39.12556°N 111.81806°W / 39.12556; -111.81806
Country United States
State Utah
County Sanpete
Settled 1869
Incorporated 1909
Area
 • Total 1.8 sq mi (4.7 km2)
 • Land 1.8 sq mi (4.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 5,098 ft (1,554 m)
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,372
 • Density 581.6/sq mi (224.5/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 84622
Area code(s) 435
FIPS code 49-11870[1]
GNIS feature ID 1426506[2]

Centerfield is a city in Sanpete County, Utah, United States. The population was 1,048 at the 2000 census. Although Centerfield was a town in 2000,[1] it has since been classified as a fifth-class city by state law.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.8 square miles (4.7 km²), all of it land.

Climate[edit]

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Centerfield has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.[4]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 841
1920 566 −32.7%
1930 554 −2.1%
1940 598 7.9%
1950 601 0.5%
1960 475 −21.0%
1970 419 −11.8%
1980 653 55.8%
1990 766 17.3%
2000 1,048 36.8%
2010 1,367 30.4%
Est. 2012 1,372 0.4%

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,048 people, 310 households, and 252 families residing in the town. The population density was 581.6 people per square mile (224.8/km²). There were 343 housing units at an average density of 190.3 per square mile (73.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 92.94% White, 0.86% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 4.87% from other races, and 1.24% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.49% of the population.

Of the 310 households, 51.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.1% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.4% were non-families. Also, 17.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.38 people, and the average family size was 3.83.

In the town, the population was spread out with 39.7% under the age of 18, 10.5% from 18 to 24, 23.6% from 25 to 44, 17.9% from 45 to 64, and 8.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 25 years. For every 100 females there were 103.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,357, and the median income for a family was $38,462. Males had a median income of $30,795 versus $17,917 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,270. About 15.2% of families and 16.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 19.1% of those under age 18 and 16.9% of those age 65 or over.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ §10-2-301 of the Utah Code, last amended in 2003. Accessed 2008-06-14.
  4. ^ Climate Summary for Centerfield, Utah