Utah
Demographic Data






Utah POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Utah Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
3,205,958

Age

Under 5 Years:
8.1%
5 - 17:
21.7%
18 - 24:
11.3%
25 - 34:
14.7%
35 - 54:
23.9%
55 - 64:
9.5%
Over 65 Years:
10.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
92.3%
92.3%
College Graduated
34.0%
34.0%
Attending College
7.0%
7.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Utah
$29,775
$29,775
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Utah
$71,621
$71,621
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.8%

Employment Industries in UT

Retail
11.6%
11.6%
Healthcare
11.3%
11.3%
Education
10.8%
10.8%
Manufacturing
10.3%
10.3%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
7.6%
7.6%
Construction
7.2%
7.2%
Accommodation
6.8%
6.8%
Finance
5.1%
5.1%
Administration
4.8%
4.8%
Public Service
4.7%
4.7%
Other
4.4%
4.4%
Transportation
4.2%
4.2%
Wholesale
2.5%
2.5%
Arts
2.3%
2.3%
Information Technology
2.1%
2.1%
Real Estate
1.9%
1.9%
Mining
0.9%
0.9%
Agriculture
0.8%
0.8%
Utilities
0.7%
0.7%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
78.3%
78.3%
Black Or African American
1.1%
1.1%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.9%
0.9%
Asian
2.3%
2.3%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.9%
0.9%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.4%
2.4%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
14.0%
14.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

English
23.0%
23.0%
Unclassified
18.3%
18.3%
German
10.4%
10.4%
Irish
5.6%
5.6%
European
5.5%
5.5%
Danish
4.7%
4.7%
Scottish
4.3%
4.3%
Swedish
3.6%
3.6%
Italian
2.7%
2.7%
Norwegian
2.4%
2.4%
British
2.1%
2.1%
Dutch
2.0%
2.0%
Welsh
2.0%
2.0%
French
1.8%
1.8%
Scandinavian
1.6%
1.6%
Swiss
1.2%
1.2%
Polish
0.8%
0.8%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
84.6%
84.6%
Spanish
10.4%
10.4%
Chinese
0.6%
0.6%
Pacific Island languages
0.5%
0.5%
Native American languages
0.4%
0.4%
German
0.4%
0.4%
Indic languages
0.3%
0.3%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Navajo
0.3%
0.3%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born UT Residents
8.5%