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Statistics & Facts

The Utah state capital is Salt Lake City.
The population of Hinckley is approximately 726 (2009), 696 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 245 (2000), 238 (2010).
The amount of land area in Hinckley is 13.029 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Hinckley is 5.0 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Hinckley to Washington DC is 2022 miles.
The distance to the Utah state capital is 112 miles. (as the crow flies)
Hinckley is positioned 39.33 degrees north of the equator and 112.67 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Hinckley elevation is 4,603 feet above sea level.
Hinckley per capita income is $ 16,512 (2009).
Hinckley median income is $ 48,899 (2009).
The Hinckley median home price is $ 129,405 (2009).


in west-central Utah, west of I-15 on highway 50. It is about 83 miles southwest of Provo. Other nearby communities include Delta, Oak City, Lynndyl, Leamington, Holden, Scipio, Fillmore and Meadow.

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History & History Related Items

The area was first settled in 1876 and called Deseret #3, as part of the LDS Deseret Ward. It was then known as Bloomington and finally, in 1891, named Hinckley to honor Ira Hinckley, the Millard Stake President at the time.

It became a farming community even though part of the Sevier Desert. Irrigation from the Sevier River helped the land become an oasis in the sesert area. It is the last town going west on Highway 50 in Millard County. Highway 50 was known as America's Loneliest Highway.

Here is a history page for Hinckley.
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Photographs of Hinckley
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Hinckley City Government

Town of Hinckley
161 East 300 North
Hinckley, UT 84635
Phone: 435-864-3522

Hinckley Chamber

Delta Area Chamber of Commerce
80 North 200 West
Delta, Utah 84624
Toll-free: 800-864-0345
Phone: 435-864-4316

Hinckley Organizations

Delta Area Chamber of Commerce
80 North 200 West
Delta, Utah 84624
Toll-free: 800-864-0345
Phone: 435-864-4316

Hinckley Libraries

Delta Public Library
76 N 200 W
Delta UT 84624-9440
Phone: 435 864-4945

Millard County Bookmobile

Hinckley Schools

Millard School District
285 E. 450 North
Delta, UT 84624
Phone: 435-864-1000 Hinckley


The population of Hinckley was:
1900 - 591
1910 - 324
1920 - 821
1930 - 678
1940 - 637
1950 - 589
1960 - 397
1970 - 400
1980 - 464
1990 - 658
2000 - 698

Number of Housing Units:
1990 - 230
2000 - 245

Median Household Income:
2000 - $ 35,625
2009 - $ 48,899

Per capita Income:
2000 - $ 12,700
2009 - $ 16,512

Median House value:
2000 - $ 68,400
2009 - $ 129,405

Hinckley is located in the Mountain Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.

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