Mapleton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,731 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mapleton is the 62nd largest community in Utah. Much of the housing stock in Mapleton was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Mapleton economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Mapleton, where the median household income is $112,730.00.
Mapleton home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Mapleton real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Mapleton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mapleton is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mapleton who work in management occupations (14.42%), sales jobs (11.79%), and office and administrative support (11.37%).
Also of interest is that Mapleton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Mapleton is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Mapleton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Mapleton is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 48.87% of adults in Mapleton have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mapleton in 2018 was $37,344, which is wealthy relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,376 for a family of four.
The people who call Mapleton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mapleton residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Mapleton include English, Danish, European, Swedish, and German.
The most common language spoken in Mapleton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.