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Kamas is a city in Summit County, in the Salt Lake City metro area.
The community name derives from an Indian term for an edible bulb.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Utah named Kamas. For links to other places called Kamas, UT, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Kamas is 40.643N. The longitude is -111.28W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 6,486 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,429.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Kamas demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Summit County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 84036 ZIP code.
12% of Kamas residents report German ancestry, and 8% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Kamas ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Kamas was $16,761, compared with $21,587 nationally.
14% of Kamas residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Kamas, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $467. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,118.
Libraries in Kamas include Summit County Library Kamas Branch ... View libraries
Summit County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Kamas political report.
The average commute time for Kamas workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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