Vernal, Utah

Population 9,218

Vernal is located in Uintah County, UT. The population is 9,218, making Vernal the largest city in Uintah County.

There are 12 public schools in Vernal with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Vernal is very low , and there are 117 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Vernal is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Vernal property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Vernal include Maeser, Naples and Jensen.

Vernal Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.3%

Crime Rate

73.88% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 0
  • Violent Crimes: 95
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 142
  • Property Crime: 568
  • Larceny Theft: 426

Registered Offenders

87.58% Higher than national avg.
  • 117 offenders in Vernal
  • 126.93 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

159 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 4
  • Superfunds: 9
  • Tanks & Spills: 146


Moderate 3.5%
  • Utah unemployment average: 2.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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12 Public Schools view public schools

There are 12 K-12 public schools in Vernal, UT and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Vernal's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
1 Private School

Uintah Basin Christian Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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117 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Vernal, UT

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108 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Vernal, UT issued 108 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 108 permits, 16 were issued for single family homes and 92 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Vernal, UT issued 142 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 142 permits, 22 were issued for single family homes and 120 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $611
  • 1 Bedroom: $698
  • 2 Bedrooms: $858
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,209
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,469

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Environmental Hazards

159 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Vernal, UT has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Vernal, UT is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.59 Average
    Vernal, UT is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 12.8°
  • February 22.46°
  • March 37.93°
  • April 45.9°
  • May 55.38°
  • June 67.14°
  • July 74.08°
  • August 71.28°
  • September 62.28°
  • October 47.87°
  • November 35.85°
  • December 18.37°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Vernal, UT

Vernal, UT has a low risk of earthquakes.
Vernal, UT has no risk of hurricanes.
Vernal, UT has a very low risk of hail storms.
Vernal, UT has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Vernal, UT: $56,387


Unemployment in Vernal is 3.5%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 2.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 43.88%
White Collar - 56.12%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Gary R. Herbert
  • Sen. Orrin G. Hatch
  • Sen. Mike Lee

City Representatives

  • Rob Bishop

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

25 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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