Cedar Hills, UT


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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. Much of the housing stock in Cedar Hills was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Cedar Hills economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Cedar Hills, where the median household income is $93,125.00.

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.

Unlike some cities, Cedar Hills isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cedar Hills are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. 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 (14.03%), management occupations (13.50%), and office and administrative support (11.75%).

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.

A relatively large number of people in Cedar Hills telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.42% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.

In addition, Cedar Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates". Urban sophisticates are educated, wealthy, executives and professionals, who have urbane tastes in books, food, and travel, whether they actually live in a big city, or choose to reside in a small town. In big or medium-sized cities, urban sophisticates tend to frequent art institutions such as opera, symphonies, ballet, live theatre, and museums.

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.

One downside of living in Cedar Hills, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.37 minutes every day commuting to work.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Cedar Hills, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Cedar Hills is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 53.39% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Cedar Hills in 2010 was $26,240, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $104,960 for a family of four.

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 Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Cedar Hills is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.

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