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Draper, UT
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Draper profile

Living in Draper

Draper is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 50,731 people and ten associated neighborhoods, Draper is the 16th largest community in Utah. Much of the housing stock in Draper was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Draper economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Draper, where the median household income is $126,041.00.

Draper home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Draper real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Also of interest is that Draper 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 Draper telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 20.54% 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.

The citizens of Draper are among the most well-educated in the nation: 48.86% of adults in Draper have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Draper in 2018 was $52,914, which is wealthy relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $211,656 for a family of four.

Draper is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Draper home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Draper residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Draper include English, German, Irish, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Draper is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.