Utah Washington County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Washington County, Utah. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Utah Washington County.

1. Branch Library WASHINGTON COUNTY LIBRARY ENTERPRISE BRANCH
Street Address: 393 South 200 East, Enterprise, UT 84725
Phone Number: (435) 878-2574 Washington N/A N/A

2. Central Library WASHINGTON COUNTY LIBRARY HEADQUARTERS
50 South Main Street, ST. George, UT 84770
Phone Number: (435) 634-5737 Washington N/A N/A

3. Branch Library WASHINGTON COUNTY LIBRARY HURRICANE VALLEY BR
36 South 300 West, Hurricane, UT 84737
Phone Number: (435) 635-4621 Washington N/A N/A

4. Branch Library WASHINGTON COUNTY LIBRARY NEW HARMONY BRANCH
Street Address: 433 East Center Street, New Harmony, UT 84757
Phone Number: (435) 865-1673 Washington N/A N/A

5. Branch Library WASHINGTON COUNTY LIBRARY SANTA CLARA BRANCH
Street Address: 1099 N Lava Flow Drive, ST. George, UT 84770
Phone Number: (435) 986-0432 Washington N/A N/A

6. Branch Library WASHINGTON COUNTY LIBRARY SPRINGDALE BRANCH
Street Address: 898 Zion Park BLVD., Springdale, UT 84767
Phone Number: (435) 772-3676 Washington N/A N/A

7. Library System WASHINGTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 50 South Main Street, ST. George, UT 84770
Phone Number: (435) 634-5737 Washington 956,180 N/A

Overview of Washington County, Utah

Washington County is a county located in the state of Utah. As of 2000, the population is 90,354 and by 2004 was estimated at 109,924. It was named for the first President of the United States, George Washington. Its county seat and largest city is St. George.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 6,293 km² (2,430 mi²). 6,285 km² (2,427 mi²) of it is land and 8 km² (3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.13% water.

The county includes an area along the Spanish Trail called Mountain Meadows. Zion National Park is located in the eastern part of Washington County.

Adjacent Counties

  • Iron County, Utah- (north)
  • Kane County, Utah- (east)

Education

In addition to the primary and secondary schools that compose Washington County School District, Washington County is home to Dixie State College of Utah located in St. George with a campus extension in Hurricane.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 90,354 people, 29,939 households, and 23,442 families residing in the county. The population density is 14/km² (37/mi²). There are 36,478 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (15/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 93.57% White, 0.21% Black or African American, 1.47% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.42% Pacific Islander, 2.24% from other races, and 1.65% from two or more races. 5.23% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 29,939 households out of which 37.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.60% are married couples living together, 8.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 21.70% are non-families. 17.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.97 and the average family size is 3.36.

In the county, the population is spread out with 31.20% under the age of 18, 11.60% from 18 to 24, 22.40% from 25 to 44, 17.80% from 45 to 64, and 17.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 31 years. For every 100 females there are 97.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $37,212, and the median income for a family is $41,845. Males have a median income of $31,275 versus $20,856 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,873. 11.20% of the population and 7.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 14.60% of those under the age of 18 and 4.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Enterprise
  • Hildale
  • Hurricane
  • Ivins
  • La Verkin
  • Leeds
  • New Harmony
  • Rockville
  • Santa Clara
  • Springdale
  • George
  • Toquerville
  • Virgin
  • Washington