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

The community of Richfield is the Seat for Sevier County.

Sevier County was founded in 1862 and was created by taking area from SanpeteCounty.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Sevier had a population of 19,976 people. This is an increase of 6.02% since the last Census (which gave a population of 18,842 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Sevier represented 0.84% of the total population of Utah, making it the state's 14th 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
201020,802+10.4%+4.13% since 2009
200819,961+5.94%+1.42% since 2007
200018,842The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Richfield   7,2806,8476.32% increase  
Salina   2,3942,393  
Monroe   1,8381,8450.38% decrease  
Aurora   9439470.42% decrease  
Redmond   8037881.9% increase  

Websites for Sevier County

Official Website:   www.sevierutah.net/

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<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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