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Welcome to Hanksville ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Hanksville has a population of 217 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Hanksville.
Hanksville is 4,290 feet [1,308 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Hanksville is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Hanksville lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Hanksville: (435)
The ZIP code for Hanksville: 84734<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hanksville had an population of 217 people. This is a decrease of 0.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.41% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Hanksville had a population of 219 people (or 7.88% of the total population of Wayne County). This makes Hanksville the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 219 people, the population of Hanksville decreased 3.52% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 227 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Hanksville.
Communities Also Named Hanksville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Hanksville - it's located in Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Hanksville.
Communities near Hanksville ...
We have created a list of 9 communities that are near Hanksville.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hanksville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Hanksville.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Hanksville. 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 Hanksville.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hanksville ...
Looking for more information about Hanksville? 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 Hanksville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hanksville.
Adding Hanksville to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Hanksville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Hanksville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Hanksville on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1900.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Hanksville on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022