Cedar Hills is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,217 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 $96,331.00.
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 85.91% 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 (12.61%), office and administrative support (11.42%), and management occupations (11.34%).
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: 10.99% 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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cedar Hills a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cedar Hills has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cedar Hills’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Cedar Hills is a pretty powerful place. 50.29% of the adults in Cedar Hills have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Cedar Hills in 2010 was $27,841, which is upper middle income relative to Utah, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $111,364 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 Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Cedar Hills include English, German, European, Danish, and British.
The most common language spoken in Cedar Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.