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Green River, Utah
Welcome to Green River ...
A typical abbreviation for Green River: Green Riv.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Green River has a population of 935 people<2> (see below for details).
Green River was established in 1876.
The community of Green River is 4,190 feet [1,277 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Green River is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Green River lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Green River: (435)
The ZIP code for Green River: 84525<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Green River had an population of 935 people. This is a decrease of 1.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.91% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Green River had a population of 952 people (or 8.67% of the total population of Emery County). This makes Green River the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Green River represents 0.03% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 144th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 952 people, the population of Green River decreased 2.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 973 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Green River.
Adding Green River to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Green River in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Green River elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Green River on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Green River ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Green River - they are located in British Columbia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, New Brunswick, New York, Ontario (3), Tennessee, Vermont, Washington and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Green River.
Communities near Green River ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Green River.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Green River. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Green River.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Green River. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Green River.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Green River. See our Newspapers Page for Green River.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Green River ...
Looking for more information about Green River? 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 Green River, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Green River.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Green River. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Emery County: www.co.emery.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2021