River Heights is a very small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 1,894 people and just one neighborhood, River Heights is the 115th largest community in Utah.
Occupations and Workforce
River Heights is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.37% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, River Heights is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in River Heights who work in management occupations (16.63%), office and administrative support (11.68%) and teaching (10.84%).
Also of interest is that River Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
River Heights 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, River Heights’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of River Heights spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.63 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.