One of only a few predominantly Native American settlements on the Uintah-Ouray Reservation (there are 11 settlements on
the Uintah-Ouray Reservation with only 3 being predominantly Native American), the
CDP or census designated place of Whiterocks, has a population of 341 according to the 2000 census. Native Americans
accounted for 93% of the population, while whites accounted for 5% of the population.
Economically, the citizens of Whiterocks are doing very poorly. Around 71% of the cdp's citizens live below the
poverty line. The cdp covers an area of 2.4 sq. mi. There is a total of 96
housing units in the cdp, which gives Whiterocks an average household size of around 3.5 persons per housing unit.
Zip code is 84085. Elevation is 6,033 feet above sea level. Below are several links to photographs of the Anishinabe-Ute
settlement of Whiterocks, Uintah-Ouray Reservation.