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Peoa, Utah
Census-designated place
Public building in Peoa, Utah
Public building in Peoa, Utah
Location in Summit County and the state of Utah
Location in Summit County and the state of Utah
Country United States
State Utah
County Summit
Settled 1857
Elevation 6,312 ft (1,924 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 253
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 84061
Area code(s) 435
GNIS feature ID 2584774

Peoa (pronunciation: /pˈə/) is an unincorporated census-designated place in southwestern Summit County, Utah, United States, between Jordanelle and Rockport State Parks. It lies along State Route 32 south of the city of Coalville, the county seat of Summit County. Its elevation is 6,191 feet (1,887 m). The population was 253 at the 2010 census. Peoa is unincorporated with the ZIP code of 84061.

Peoa was first settled in 1857 by William W. Phelps and others.

Looking West from Woodenshoe Lane
Looking west from Woodenshoe Lane in Peoa

Demographics

As of the census of 2010, there were 253 people residing in the CDP. There were 109 housing units. The racial makeup of the town was 93.3% White, 0.8% Asian, 5.1% from some other race, and 0.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.9% of the population.

Climate

This climatic region is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Peoa has a humid continental climate, abbreviated "Dfb" on climate maps.

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