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Panguitch, Utah

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Welcome to Panguitch ...

The city of Panguitch is located in Garfield County and is the County Seat for Garfield County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Panguitch has a population of 1,691 people<1> (see below for details).

Panguitch was established in 1864.

The community of Panguitch is 6,630 feet [2,021 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Panguitch is 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel south from Panguitch, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The area code for Panguitch: (435)

The ZIP code for Panguitch: 84759<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Panguitch had a population of 1,520 people (which is 29.39% of the total population of Garfield County). This makes Panguitch the county's most populous community.

The population of Panguitch represents 0.05% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 123rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,520 people, the population of Panguitch decreased 6.35% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,623 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Panguitch had an population of 1,691 people. This is an increase of 11.25% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.19% since the 2000 Census).

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

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 Panguitch. 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 Panguitch. 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 Panguitch.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Panguitch ...

Looking for more information about Panguitch? 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 Panguitch, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Panguitch.

Communities near Panguitch ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Paragonah   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the West (W) of Panguitch

Located in Iron County

Bryce Canyon City   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Panguitch

Hatch   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Panguitch

Bear Valley Junction   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Panguitch

Panguitch Lake Resort   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Panguitch

Asay   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Panguitch

Bryce Canyon   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Panguitch

Bone Valley   [Map]

Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of Panguitch

Parowan   [Map]

Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of Panguitch

Located in Iron County

Long Valley Junction   [Map]

Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of Panguitch

Located in Kane County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Panguitch.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Panguitch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Panguitch). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Panguitch or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Panguitch) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Panguitch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8244, Longitude: -112.4338     [Map].






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