Learn about Nephi, Utah. Below you can find community information, including vital statistics, information on local schools as well as resources for finding real estate listings and homes for sale in Nephi.

Nephi Utah MapNephi is located at the mouth of Salt Creek Canyon; the north peak of Mount Nebo is to the northeast and the Red Cliffs are to the southeast. The city covers an area of approximately four square miles. Nephi is a city in Juab County, Utah, United States. The population was 4,733 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Juab County.

General Facts and Information

Median resident age: 27.5 years
Median household income: $38,918 (year 2000)
Median house value: $116,400 (year 2000)

Races in Nephi:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
  • Ancestries: English (43.4%), Danish (12.1%), German (10.2%), United States (9.9%), Scottish (6.3%), Swedish (5.9%).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nephi:

  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 31 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,632)
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 40 miles; OREM, UT; FT enrollment: 14,182)
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; PROVO, UT; FT enrollment: 29,977)

Public high school in Nephi:

  • JUAB HIGH (Students: 533; Location: 802 N 650 E; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Nephi:

  • NEPHI ELEM SCH (Students: 591; Location: 380 E 200 N; Grades: KG – 04)
  • JUAB JR HIGH (Students: 288; Location: 555 E 800 N; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • JUAB MIDDLE (Students: 284; Location: 475 E 750 N; Grades: 05 – 06)