Emery County

Countywide Planning Issues

The Emery County population has changed little in the last decade.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County
Socio-Economic Data: Emery County
Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Land Issues

Emery County has the least private lands than the other areas of the Coalition.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Federal payments to the County have remained stagnant or declined in recent years.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Economic Issues

Mining and utility employment data sources are inconsistent, but they constitute a significant foundation to the Emery County economy.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Approximately one-third of the income in Emery comes from wages. This is less than the average for the rest of the Coalition.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

The poverty rate in Emery is less than other Coalition areas.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Tourism makes-up a slightly larger percentage of the Emery economy than the average for other Coalition member counties.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County
Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Agriculture and Mining

The Emery economy is tied closely to the land.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Emery has almost double the amount of farms than the other counties.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County

Mining employment in Emery has slowed in recent years.

Socio-Economic Data: Emery County
Socio-Economic Data: Emery County
Socio-Economic Data: Emery County
 

The Coalition can support Emery County with projects discussed for the Green River area (i.e. transfer, refining).