Mona is a very small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 1,578 people and just one neighborhood, Mona is the 122nd largest community in Utah. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Mona, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Mona, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Mona’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Mona does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $68,854.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Mona is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.63% of the Mona workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Mona is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mona who work in office and administrative support (13.46%), management occupations (8.05%) and sales jobs (8.05%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Mona 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, Mona really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Mona 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.
In Mona, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.21 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Mona is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.