Economic Data

Cedar City is the largest city in Iron County. The City itself is located in the middle of Interstate 15 towards the southwest corner of Utah. We pride ourselves on the quality of living our area has to provide, however, we more than just an outdoor destination. Cedar City is growing, both in population and in business. 

Below are some snapshot figures that sets Cedar City and Iron County apart from the rest of Southern Utah. 

US Census QuickFacts 2014




People QuickFacts Cedar City Iron County
Population, 2014 Estimate 29,483 47,269
Population, percent change April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2014 2.2% 2.4%
Population, 2010 28,857 46,163
Persons under 5 years, percent 2010 9.5% 8.4%
Persons under 18, percent 2010 28.2% 29.2%
Persons under 65 years and over, percent 2010 8.6% 11.4%
High school Graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009 - 2013 91.4% 90.6%
Bachelors Degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009 - 2013 30.9% 26.4%
Households, 2009 - 2013 9,783 15,435
Per Capita money income past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009 - 2013 $17,710 $17,839
Median household income, 2009 - 2013 $40,362 $42,369
Total number of firms, 2007 2,702 3,913
Jobs (3)