Ogden is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 87,773 people and 22 constituent neighborhoods, Ogden is the seventh largest community in Utah.
When you are in Ogden, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.16% of Ogden’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Ogden is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ogden who work in office and administrative support (12.26%), sales jobs (10.10%), and management occupations (7.54%).
The education level of Ogden citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.78% of adults 25 and older in Ogden have a college degree.
The per capita income in Ogden in 2018 was $24,813, which is middle income relative to Utah, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,252 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 31.93% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Ogden include English, German, Irish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Ogden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.