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Joseph, Utah
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The location of Joseph

Welcome to Joseph ...

The town of Joseph is located in Sevier County.

The location of Joseph has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Joseph has a population of 356 people<2> (see below for details).

Joseph was established in 1871.

The community of Joseph is 5,440 feet [1,658 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Joseph is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

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

Joseph lies within the (435) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Joseph had a population of 344 people. This makes Joseph the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Joseph represents 0.01% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 201st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 344 people, the population of Joseph increased 27.88% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 269 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Joseph had an population of 356 people. This is an increase of 3.49% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.34% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Joseph.

Communities Also Named Joseph ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named Joseph: This one is located in Sevier County and the other is located in Juab County.

Beyond Utah, there are 7 communities that are also named Joseph - they are located in Idaho (2), Mississippi, New Mexico (2) and Oregon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Joseph.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Joseph. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Joseph. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Joseph.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Joseph:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joseph ...

Looking for more information about Joseph? 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.

Looking for more information about Joseph? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Joseph, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Joseph.

Communities near Joseph ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Richfield   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Joseph

Monroe   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the East (E) of Joseph

Elsinore   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Joseph

Annabella   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Joseph

Central Valley   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Joseph

Kanosh   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Joseph

Located in Millard County

Glenwood   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Joseph

Marysvale   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the South (S) of Joseph

Located in Piute County

Koosharem   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Joseph

Kimberly   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Joseph

Located in Piute County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Joseph.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Joseph.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Joseph - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Joseph) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Joseph. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Joseph

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Joseph. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6248, Longitude: -112.2197     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Joseph have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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