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Tropic is a town in Garfield County.

The community was named by settlers who moved here from a colder region of Utah.

The latitude of Tropic is 37.625N. The longitude is -112.081W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 6,309 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 479.


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Median household income
Local
$42,500
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Tropic demographic reports
Local festivals include:
  • Ebenezer Bryce Festival - June 23, 2007
Dates often change. Check Tropic web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Bryce Canyon National Park

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Tropic demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Garfield 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 84776 ZIP code.

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9% of Tropic residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Tropic ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Tropic was $13,896, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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28% of Tropic residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Tropic, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $363.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $792.


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Garfield County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Tropic political report.

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The average commute time for Tropic workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Tropic, UT

Pros: the people in tropic are very friendly! they make you feel like you are apart of their family, even if it's your first time meeting them.

Cons: not enough time in the day to take in all the beauties the small town has to offer.

This is a good place to raise a family! live in peace, under one of gods most beautiful creations.

General info: I moved to tropic when I was 10 years old...

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