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The population of Big Water is approximately 413 (2009), 475 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 173 (1990), 219 (2010).

The amount of land area in Big Water is 15.723 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Big Water is 6.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Big Water to Washington DC is 1969 miles. The distance to the Utah state capital is 260 miles. (as the crow flies)
Big Water is positioned 37.06 degrees north of the equator and 111.66 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Big Water elevation is 4,200 feet above sea level.
Big Water per capita income is $19,536 (2009).
Big Water median income is $41,560 (2009).

The Big Water median home price is $111,999 (2009).

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Big Water location: in south-central Utah near the Utah-Arizona border. Nearby communities include Henrieville, Cannonville, Tropic and Escalante, all in Utah and Page, Lechee, Bitter Springs and Kaibito, all in Arizona.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Big Water is typical of the high desert. Though it gets cold, there is little snowfall in winter. During the summer months, temperatures may frequently go over 100 degrees. The climate is typically dry with plenty of sunshine yearround.
Big Water average annual precipitation is 4-10 inches per year.
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Big Water history:

Big Water was first known as Glen Canyon City when it was organized in the 1950s for workers on the Glen Canyon Dam. It was incorporated on 29 Dec 1983 as Big Water.
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Big Water attractions:

Big Water is near Lake Powell with numerous recreational opportunities and over 2,000 miles of shoreline to enjoy.

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