Kamas in Summit County Utah
Kamas is a city in Summit County, Utah and is part of the Salt Lake City Salt Lake City Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is located at the edge of the Uinta Mountains, which offer great outdoor activities.
According to the United States Census Bureau of 2000, Kamas has a population of over 1,200 people. The city has a total area of 1.6 square miles with a population density of over 800 people per square mile. It is located at very high altitudes of over 6,400 feet above sea level.
The racial demographics of Kamas are predominately white accounting for about 96% of the population.
Kamas has more than 400 households. The median income for a household in the city is $41,667, and the median income for a family is $46,750.
Kamas is served by the South Summit School District and includes one high school, one middle school, and one elementary school.
Summit County is located in northeastern Utah and is surrounded by eight counties, including two counties from Wyoming. Summit County is part of the Salt Lake City Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Summit County has a population of about 30,000 residents living in 1,882 square miles of land of which 11 square miles is water. The county is mostly occupied by a mountainous terrain and includes 39 of the highest peaks in Utah. The Wasatch Range and Uinta Mountains dominate the landscape of Summit County and are popular attractions for outdoor activities.
Summit County is home to four cities, two towns, five census designated places and three unincorporated communities. The County seat is Coalville and the largest community is Park City, a major ski resort town.