Heber is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 16,400 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Heber is the 47th largest community in Utah. Heber 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 Heber, where the median household income is $67,265.00.
Heber home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Heber real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities, Heber isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Heber are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Heber is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Heber who work in management occupations (12.28%), sales jobs (10.90%), and office and administrative support (10.57%).
Being a small city, Heber does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Heber is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 31.01% of adults in Heber have a college degree.
The per capita income in Heber in 2010 was $24,312, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $97,248 for a family of four. However, Heber contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Heber is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Heber home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Heber residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Heber also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.83% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Heber include English, German, European, Irish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Heber is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.