Genola, Utah

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Genola, Utah
Town
Centro de la Familia de Utah Migrant Head Start Center in Genola
Centro de la Familia de Utah Migrant Head Start Center in Genola
Location of Genola, Utah
Location of Genola, Utah
Coordinates: 39°59′35″N 111°50′11″W / 39.99306°N 111.83639°W / 39.99306; -111.83639Coordinates: 39°59′35″N 111°50′11″W / 39.99306°N 111.83639°W / 39.99306; -111.83639
Country United States
State Utah
County Utah
Incorporated December 29, 1935
Area
 • Total 13.9 sq mi (35.9 km2)
 • Land 13.4 sq mi (34.8 km2)
 • Water 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
Elevation 4,600 ft (1,402 m)
Population (2012)
 • Total 1,390
 • Density 100/sq mi (39/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 84655
Area code(s) 385, 801
FIPS code 49-28810[1]
GNIS feature ID 1441295[2]
Website genola.org

Genola is a town in Utah County, Utah, United States. It is part of the ProvoOrem Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 1,370 at the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 13.9 square miles (35.9 km2), of which 13.4 square miles (34.8 km2) is land and 0.42 square miles (1.1 km2), or 3.10%, is water.[4]

The town is located in northeast Goshen Valley; Townsend and Santaquin are adjacent to the southeast.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 194
1930 321 65.5%
1940 325 1.2%
1950 314 −3.4%
1960 380 21.0%
1970 424 11.6%
1980 630 48.6%
1990 803 27.5%
2000 965 20.2%
2010 1,370 42.0%
Est. 2012 1,390 1.5%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau[5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 965 people, 224 households, and 196 families residing in the town. The population density was 75.7 people per square mile (29.2/km²). There were 242 housing units at an average density of 19.0 per square mile (7.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 92.54% White, 0.73% Native American, 0.41% Asian, 5.39% from other races, and 0.93% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.08% of the population.

There were 224 households out of which 59.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 79.9% were married couples living together, 6.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.1% were non-families. 11.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.18 and the average family size was 4.55.

In the town the population was spread out with 44.4% under the age of 18, 9.0% from 18 to 24, 21.6% from 25 to 44, 16.9% from 45 to 64, and 8.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 22 years. For every 100 females there were 115.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 115.7 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $45,417, and the median income for a family was $50,125. Males had a median income of $31,563 versus $25,833 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,484. About 4.4% of families and 9.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.1% of those under age 18 and 2.5% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "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. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Genola town, Utah". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 8, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Genola town, Utah". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 8, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved November 18, 2011. 

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