Cedar Hills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,265 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cedar Hills is the 50th largest community in Utah. Cedar Hills has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Cedar Hills, where the median household income is $92,760.00.
Cedar Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Cedar Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Cedar Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.05% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cedar Hills is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cedar Hills who work in sales jobs (14.06%), management occupations (12.85%), and office and administrative support (11.06%).
Also of interest is that Cedar Hills has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.07% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Cedar Hills is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Cedar Hills really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Cedar Hills perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Cedar Hills. 54.29% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Cedar Hills in 2010 was $28,017, which is wealthy relative to Utah, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,068 for a family of four. However, Cedar Hills contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cedar Hills home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cedar Hills residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cedar Hills include German, European, Scottish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Cedar Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.