Kaysville, UT

Kaysville profile

Living in Kaysville

Kaysville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 32,390 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Kaysville is the 27th largest community in Utah.

Housing costs in Kaysville are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Utah.

Kaysville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.59% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Kaysville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kaysville who work in management occupations (15.29%), sales jobs (12.24%), and office and administrative support (11.92%).

Also of interest is that Kaysville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Because of many things, Kaysville 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, Kaysville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Kaysville 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.

Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Kaysville is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the train helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Kaysville area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.

The education level of Kaysville ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Kaysville, 49.35% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Kaysville in 2018 was $32,271, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,084 for a family of four.

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

The most common language spoken in Kaysville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.