North Ogden is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 18,446 people and three constituent neighborhoods, North Ogden is the 41st largest community in Utah.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, North Ogden is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Ogden is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Ogden who work in office and administrative support (18.63%), management occupations (11.53%), and sales jobs (11.16%).
Also of interest is that North Ogden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
North Ogden 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, North Ogden’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In terms of college education, North Ogden is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.55% of adults in North Ogden have a college degree.
The per capita income in North Ogden in 2010 was $25,844, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $103,376 for a family of four. However, North Ogden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call North Ogden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Ogden residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Ogden include German, Scottish, Irish, and Danish.
The most common language spoken in North Ogden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.