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

The community of Manti is the Seat for Sanpete County.

Sanpete County is one of the original counties of Utah and was founded in 1849.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Sanpete had a population of 25,946 people. This is an increase of 13.98% since the last Census (which gave a population of 22,763 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Sanpete represented 1.02% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 12th 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
201027,822+22.22%+7.23% since 2009
200925,946+13.98%+1.69% since 2008
200825,514+12.09%+3.86% since 2007
200022,763The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Ephraim   5,4184,50520.27% increase  
Manti   3,3483,04010.13% increase  
Gunnison   3,0362,39426.82% increase  
Mount Pleasant   2,8522,7075.36% increase  
Moroni   1,3451,2805.08% increase  

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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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