Lindon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,939 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lindon is the 49th largest community in Utah.
Lindon home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Lindon real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Lindon is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.64% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Lindon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lindon who work in sales jobs (16.19%), office and administrative support (13.67%), and management occupations (11.61%).
Also of interest is that Lindon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Lindon is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Lindon 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, Lindon has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Lindon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The education level of Lindon ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Lindon, 41.06% 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 Lindon in 2010 was $24,102, which is upper middle income relative to Utah, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,408 for a family of four. However, Lindon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lindon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lindon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lindon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Lindon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.51% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lindon include German, Scottish, Irish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Lindon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.