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The 2000 Census showed that Daggett County had a population of 921 people. This represented 0.04% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 29th most populous county (out of 29 counties).

From the Census Estimates for 2009<1>, Daggett had a population of 941 people. This is an increase of 2.17% since the 2000 Census.

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20101,059+14.98%+12.54% since 2009
2009941+2.17%+3.18% since 2008
2008912-0.98%+0.88% since 2007
2007904-1.85%-2.16% since 2006
2006924+0.33%+0.87% since 2005
2005916-0.54%+0.22% since 2004
2004914-0.76%+3.04% since 2003
2003887-3.69%-0.11% since 2002
2002888-3.58%-3.58% since 2001
2000921The Last Census

Daggett County had 1,084 Housing Units<2> at the time of the 2000 Census.

The 2000 Census shows that Daggett County has a total area<3> of 723 square miles [1,872 km²]. Of this total, 698 square miles [1,808 km²] of the area is land, with the balance (3.42%) being water (24.71 square miles [64 km²]).

Using the above population and land area values, Daggett County had a population density of 1.32 people per square mile [0.51 people/km²], making it the state's 28th most densely populated county (out of 29 counties).

US Census QuickFacts

The Census Bureau has created documents containing demographic information that are called QuickFacts. A QuickFact that is specific to Daggett County is available. The QuickFact also contains a comparison between Daggett and the state of Utah.

Click here for the Daggett County QuickFact (QF-49009).

Below are the counties that adjoin and form the boundaries of Daggett County. A link to their specific Census QuickFact has been provided.

(2009 Est.)
(2000 Census)
Change in
Moffat (CO)QF-08081   E13,98013,1846.04%
DuchesneQF-49013   SW17,94814,37124.89%
SummitQF-49043   W36,96929,73624.32%
UintahQF-49047   S31,53625,22425.02%
Sweetwater (WY)QF-56037   N41,22637,6139.61%

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Daggett. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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