City of Provo, UT
Provo is located in Utah County in Utah. The median income is $40,288 and the median home value is $210,300. The unemployment rate is 8.38% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 16.7 minutes to work each day. The population is 87% White, 1% Black, 3% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 9% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Provo, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Provo has a Walk Score® of 46.
Median Household Income$40,288
Median Home Price$210,300
Nature beckons in Provo, where outdoor activities abound. But with a vibrant nightlife, unique shopping destinations and plenty of locally sourced eateries, townies who visit find plenty to occupy their time as well. Recreation
The latest jewel in Provo’s art community is the Covey Center for the Arts. Since opening in October 2007, the center already has conducted more than 40 major events as well as outreach programs and art gallery exhibits. The 42,000 square-foot center includes a performance hall with 670 seats. In addition to symphony performances and art exhibits, visitors may enjoy theater, dance, and a variety of classes and workshops.
From golf to horseback riding and skiing to tennis, Provo provides ample opportunity for families to get out and enjoy the fresh mountain air. Uinta National Forest
SchoolsIn Provo, Utah
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Provo rates.
BusinessIn Provo, Utah
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Provo.
HealthIn Provo, Utah
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Provo.