Ogden is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 86,798 people and 24 constituent neighborhoods, Ogden is the eighth largest community in Utah.
Also of interest is that Ogden has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Ogden telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.01% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
The education level of Ogden citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.91% of adults in Ogden have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Ogden in 2018 was $28,695, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $114,780 for a family of four. However, Ogden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ogden is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Ogden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ogden residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Ogden also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 30.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ogden include English, German, Irish, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Ogden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.