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Time Zone: Piute County lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Junction is the Seat for Piute County.

Piute County was founded in 1865 and was created by taking area from BeaverCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Piute had a population of 1,431 people. This is a decrease of 0.28% since the last Census (which gave a population of 1,435 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Piute represented 0.06% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 28th most populous county (out of 29 counties).

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
20101,556+8.43%+8.74% since 2009
20091,431-0.28%+1.78% since 2008
20081,406-2.02%+5.79% since 2007
20001,435The Last Census

More information can be found on the Piute County Census Page for Piute County.


Below are some of the communities located in Piute County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Piute County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Circleville   4935052.38% decrease  
Marysvale   3603815.51% decrease  
Junction   1751771.13% decrease  
Kingston   1391422.11% decrease  

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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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