A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Panguitch ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Panguitch has a population of 1,682 people<2> (see below for details).
Panguitch was established in 1864.
The community of Panguitch is 6,630 feet [2,021 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude 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.
Panguitch is within the boundaries of the (435) area code.
The ZIP code for Panguitch: 84759<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Panguitch had an population of 1,682 people. This is an increase of 10.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.64% since the 2000 Census).
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 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).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Panguitch.
Adding Panguitch 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 Panguitch 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 Panguitch elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Panguitch mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Panguitch on our Genealogy Page.
Communities near Panguitch ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Panguitch.
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 Panguitch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Panguitch.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Panguitch.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Panguitch. See our Newspapers 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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 05 Mar 2021