Ogden-Clearfield, UT Metro Area

Moving to Ogden? Let us help you find your best place to live in this metro area. First, some basics: The Ogden metro area comprises 4 counties in Utah. The largest cities in the Ogden metro area are Layton, Bountiful and of course, Ogden.

614,521 people live in Ogden within 195,735 households. The population of Ogden is 83% White, 1% Black and 1% Asian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 12% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 6% of residents are foreign-born. The median age is 30.7, and the largest number of residents falls into the 25 to 34 age range. 32% of residents are under age 18. 10% are over age 65. 50% of Ogden’s residents are male.

Who lives in Ogden? There are 61,935 married couples without children and another 63,511 married couples with kids under the age of 18. There are 4,652 single dads and 11,759 single mothers. 35,198 residents of Ogden live alone.

How affordable is Ogden? The median household income in Ogden is $63,393 compared to $53,482 for the nation as a whole. The per capita income is $24,890 compared to $28,555 for the nation as a whole.

The highest incomes in the Ogden area are found in Enterprise with a median household income of $107,661, followed by Mountain Green and Fruit Heights. The lowest incomes are in Ogden with a median household income of $40,937, followed by Washington Terrace and Clearfield.

The highest home values in the Ogden area are found in Enterprise with a median home value of $500,000, followed by Eden and Wolf Creek. The lowest home values are in Ogden with a median home value of $131,200, followed by Sunset and Garland.

24% of households earn more than $100,000 annually. Conversely, 24% earn less than $35,000. 5.4% of married families with children live below the poverty line. Overall, 12.1% of Ogden's children live below the poverty line.


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