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Brian Head, Utah

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Welcome to Brian Head ...

The town of Brian Head is located in Iron County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Brian Head has a population of 91 people<1> (see below for details).

Brian Head is 9,730 feet [2,966 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Brian Head is about 1¾ mile [or ~3 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Brian Head lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Brian Head (for example, toward Colorado City (AZ)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

Brian Head is located in the (435) area code.

The ZIP code for Brian Head: 84719<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Brian Head had a population of 83 people. This makes Brian Head the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 83 people, the population of Brian Head decreased 29.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 118 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Brian Head had an population of 91 people. This is an increase of 9.64% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 22.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Brian Head.

Websites for Brian Head ...

Official Website:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Brian Head. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Brian Head. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Brian Head.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Brian Head:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Brian Head ...

Looking for more information about Brian Head? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Brian Head, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Brian Head.

Communities near Brian Head ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Cedar City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the West (W) of Brian Head

Enoch   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brian Head

Parowan   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Brian Head

Paragonah   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Brian Head

Summit   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Brian Head

Panguitch Lake Resort   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Brian Head

Located in Garfield County

Duck Creek Village   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Brian Head

Located in Kane County

Asay   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of Brian Head

Located in Garfield County

Kanarraville   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Brian Head

Hatch   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of Brian Head

Located in Garfield County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Brian Head.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Brian Head.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Brian Head - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Brian Head). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Brian Head or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Brian Head) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Brian Head. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Brian Head

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Brian Head. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6981, Longitude: -112.8451     [Map].

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