Best Places to Live in Utah

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What you need to know about Utah

Utah offers and abundance of year-round outdoor recreation activities, highlighted by five national parks.  Cited as one of the fasted growing states by the U.S. Census Bureau, Utah is a major center for mining, information technology, cattle ranching and government services. Best places to live in Utah include Salt Lake City, Provo, Ogden,  and West Jordan. Top Colleges in Utah include Brigham Young, Utah, Utah State and Weber State.

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Population

2,858,111
Up by 7%
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Housing

Homes Owned 70%
70% Complete
Homes Rented 30%
30% Complete

Median Home Price

$212,500
Higher than the national average
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Salt Lake City healthy business climate, including top industries such as health care, and outdoor recreation make the city a family favorite.

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Provo residents benefit from excellent heath care, scenic beauty, and events often hosted by BYU, one of the area's top economic drivers.

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Median Household Income

$59,846
Higher than the national average

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 31%
31% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

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