Holladay, UT

Holladay profile

Living in Holladay

Holladay is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 30,325 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Holladay is the 29th largest community in Utah.

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

Holladay is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.95% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Holladay is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Holladay who work in management occupations (15.05%), office and administrative support (12.31%), and sales jobs (11.98%).

Also of interest is that Holladay 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 Holladay telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.93% 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.

Because of many things, Holladay is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Holladay really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Holladay perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

If knowledge is power, Holladay is a pretty powerful place. 55.77% of the adults in Holladay have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Holladay in 2018 was $49,422, which is wealthy relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $197,688 for a family of four. However, Holladay contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Holladay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Holladay residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Holladay include English, German, Danish, Irish, and European.

The most common language spoken in Holladay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.