Payson Information

Payson Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Payson, UT

General Payson Information

State: Utah

County: Utah County

Close cities: Spring Lake, UT, Salina, UT, Woodland Hills, UT, Lake Shore, UT, West Mountain, UT, Salem, UT, Benjamin, UT, Genola, UT, Palmyra, UT, Elk Ridge, UT, Santaquin, UT

Payson Population (census data)
Total 17,115 (+33.2% since 2000)
Male 8,635 (50.5%)
Female 8,480 (49.5%)

Population Density: 2,519 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.6 (US Avg is 100)

Payson Elevation: 4,700 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1853

Land Area: 6.79 square miles

Median Household Income: $54,535

Zip Codes: 84651.

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Payson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.4%)
  • Hispanic (6.8%)
  • Other race (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (29.9%)
  • United States (11.4%)
  • German (9.6%)
  • Danish (6.6%)
  • Irish (4.7%)
  • Swedish (4.4%)
Foriegn Born: 366 people (2.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Payson Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies, Arizona Diamondbacks
NBA Basketball: Utah Jazz
NHL Hockey:

Payson School Information

High Schools
Payson High (1050 South Main, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Payson Junior High (1025 South Highway 6, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Middle Schools
Payson Middle (851 W 450 South, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Other/Private Schools
Barnett School (456 N 300 E, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Park View School (360 South 100 E, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Spring Lake School (1750 South 500 W, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Taylor School (40 South 500 W, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)
Wilson School (590 W 500 South, Payson, UT, 84651 - Nebo District District)

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