Lindon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,970 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 neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. 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 (14.08%), office and administrative support (13.77%), and management occupations (13.01%).
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.52% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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, Lindon 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, Lindon really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Lindon 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.
The education level of Lindon ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Lindon, 43.86% 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 $28,514, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $114,056 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. Important ancestries of people in Lindon include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in Lindon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.