Kearns, UT
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Kearns profile

Living in Kearns

Kearns is a medium-sized town located in the state of Utah. With a population of 36,723 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Kearns is the 25th largest community in Utah.

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kearns is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.76% of the Kearns workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kearns is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kearns who work in office and administrative support (19.44%), sales jobs (6.35%), and management occupations (4.63%).

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

The citizens of Kearns are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.43% of adults in Kearns have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Kearns in 2018 was $22,315, which is low income relative to Utah, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,260 for a family of four. However, Kearns contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Kearns is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Kearns home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kearns residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Kearns also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 33.29% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Kearns include English, German, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.

Kearns also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.53%.

The most common language spoken in Kearns is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.