Vernal Information

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

General Vernal Information

State: Utah

County: Uintah County

Close cities: Neola, UT, Jensen, UT, Naples, UT, Ballard, UT, Whiterocks, UT, Maeser, UT, Lapoint, UT, Dutch John, UT, Fort Duchesne, UT, Randlett, UT

Vernal Population (census data)
Total 8,403 (+5.5% since 2000)
Male 4,124 (49.1%)
Female 4,279 (50.9%)

Population Density: 1,834 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 82.2 (US Avg is 100)

Vernal Elevation: 5,322 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.58 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,030

Zip Codes: 84079, and 84078.

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Vernal Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.8%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • American Indian (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (26.0%)
  • German (12.3%)
  • United States (8.3%)
  • Irish (8.0%)
  • Danish (4.6%)
  • Norwegian (4.1%)

Local Vernal Sports Teams

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

Vernal School Information

High Schools
Uintah High (1880 W 500 N, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Vernal Junior High (161 N 1000 W, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Middle Schools
Vernal Middle (721 W 100 South, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Other/Private Schools
Ashley School (350 N 1150 W, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Davis School (4101 South 2500 E, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Discovery School (650 W 1200 South, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Maeser School (2670 W 1000 N, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Naples School (1971 South 1500 E, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)
Split Mountain Youth Center (830 E Main, Vernal, UT, 84078 - Uintah District District)

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