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Saint George, Utah
Welcome to Saint George ...
A typical abbreviation for Saint George: St. George
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Saint George has a population of 84,405 people<1> (see below for details).
Saint George was established in 1861 and was incorporated in 1862.
The community of Saint George is 2,530 feet [771 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Saint George is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Saint George lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Saint George (for example, toward Colorado City (AZ)), 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.
Saint George is within the (435) area code.
The ZIP codes for Saint George: 84770, 84771, 84790, 84791<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint George had a population of 72,897 people (or 52.78% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Saint George the county's most populous community.
The population of Saint George represents 2.64% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 72,897 people, the population of Saint George increased 46.78% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 49,663 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Saint George had an population of 84,405 people. This is an increase of 15.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 69.96% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint George.
Communities near Saint George ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Saint George.
Communities Also Named Saint George ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Saint George - they are located in Alaska, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Manitoba, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nevada, New Brunswick, New York, North Dakota, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint George.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saint George:
Websites for Saint George ...
Official Website: www.sgcity.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint George ...
Looking for more information about Saint George? 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 Saint George, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint George.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Saint George: www.sgcity.org/
The official website for Washington County: www.washco.state.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019