Heber is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 17,082 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Heber is the 47th largest community in Utah. Much of the housing stock in Heber was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Heber economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Heber, where the median household income is $74,665.00.
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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Heber is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 food service (11.26%), management occupations (11.08%), and sales jobs (10.49%).
Because of many things, Heber is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Heber 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, Heber has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Heber’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
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: 33.55% of adults in Heber have a college degree.
The per capita income in Heber in 2018 was $27,584, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $110,336 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 19.75% 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 Italian.