Sunset, Utah

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Sunset, Utah
City
Sunset City Offices
Sunset City Offices
Location of Sunset, Utah
Location of Sunset, Utah
Coordinates: 41°8′26″N 112°1′47″W / 41.14056°N 112.02972°W / 41.14056; -112.02972Coordinates: 41°8′26″N 112°1′47″W / 41.14056°N 112.02972°W / 41.14056; -112.02972
Country United States
State Utah
County Davis
Incorporated 1935
Area
 • Total 1.5 sq mi (3.8 km2)
 • Land 1.5 sq mi (3.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 4,511 ft (1,375 m)
Population (2012)
 • Total 5,136
 • Density 3,532.3/sq mi (1,363.8/km2)
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 84015
Area code(s) 385, 801
FIPS code 49-74480[1]
GNIS feature ID 1433075[2]

Sunset is a city in Davis County, Utah, United States. It is part of the OgdenClearfield, Utah Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 5,204 at the 2000 census. In that four-year period, Sunset fell from the 59th-largest incorporated place in Utah to the 70th-largest.

Sunset emerged as a distinct place in 1916.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.8 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 276
1950 993 259.8%
1960 4,235 326.5%
1970 6,268 48.0%
1980 5,733 −8.5%
1990 5,128 −10.6%
2000 5,204 1.5%
2010 5,122 −1.6%
Est. 2012 5,136 0.3%

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 5,204 people, 1,785 households, and 1,435 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,532.3 people per square mile (1,366.9/km²). There were 1,832 housing units at an average density of 1,243.5 per square mile (481.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 86.88% White, 1.56% African American, 0.92% Native American, 2.75% Asian, 0.15% Pacific Islander, 4.73% from other races, and 3.02% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 10.51% of the population.

There were 1,785 households out of which 40.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.6% were married couples living together, 13.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.6% were non-families. 15.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.92 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the city the population was spread out with 30.4% under the age of 18, 11.4% from 18 to 24, 28.7% from 25 to 44, 17.2% from 45 to 64, and 12.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 29 years. For every 100 females there were 101.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.3 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $41,726, and the median income for a family was $44,458. Males had a median income of $30,423 versus $23,262 for females. The per capita income for the city was $16,078. About 7.3% of families and 7.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.5% of those under age 18 and 1.6% of those age 65 or over.

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