Samak is a census-designated place (CDP) in southwestern Summit County, Utah, United States. The population was 287 at the 2010 census. The name is simply the reversal of the name of the nearby city of Kamas.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.7 square miles (12 km), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 161 people, 72 households, and 42 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 34.3 people per square mile (13.2/km). There were 249 housing units at an average density of 53.1/sq mi (20.5/km). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.76% White, 0.62% from other races, and 0.62% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.48% of the population.
There were 72 households out of which 22.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.4% were married couples living together, 5.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 40.3% were non-families. 26.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.24 and the average family size was 2.81.
In the CDP, the population was spread out with 18.6% under the age of 18, 5.6% from 18 to 24, 44.7% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 8.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 106.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 107.9 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $40,938, and the median income for a family was $55,938. Males had a median income of $37,188 versus $21,389 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $15,615. About 9.1% of families and 11.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 19.8% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.
A small section of houses by the side of Highway 150 actually belongs to unincorporated Summit County, although they are typically treated as being part of Samak for statistical and other purposes. Included in this area is the Samak Smoke House.
Samak Utah neighborhoods include: Black Rock Ridge, Deer Mountain, Lower River Rd, N State Rd 32, Park East, Retreat at Jordanelle, Tuhaye