Most Expensive South Jordan Neighborhoods
South Jordan is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 62,781 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, South Jordan is the 11th largest community in Utah. Much of the housing stock in South Jordan was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local South Jordan economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in South Jordan, where the median household income is $91,228.
South Jordan home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but South Jordan real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
South Jordan is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.03% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, South Jordan is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in South Jordan who work in management occupations (15.80%), office and administrative support (15.47%) and sales jobs (12.86%).
Also of interest is that South Jordan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.81% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
South Jordan 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, South Jordan’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The education level of South Jordan citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 38.74% of adults in South Jordan have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in South Jordan in 2010 was $29,964, which is wealthy relative to Utah, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,856 for a family of four.
The people who call South Jordan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of South Jordan residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in South Jordan include English, German, Swedish, Danish, Irish and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in South Jordan is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|SOUTH JORDAN INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||15,713|
|SOUTH JORDAN HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||81.26%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||18.75%|
|TYPE OF SOUTH JORDAN HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||78.12%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||8.76%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||1.63%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||11.31%|
|SIZE OF SOUTH JORDAN HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||36.02%|
|AGE OF SOUTH JORDAN HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||52.63%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||43.19%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||3.32%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.86%|
|SOUTH JORDAN REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$419,605|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,717|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $64,000||2.25%|
|$64,001 - $128,000||0.22%|
|$128,001 - $256,000||7.76%|
|$256,001 - $384,000||31.52%|
|$384,001 - $512,000||34.29%|
|$512,001 - $640,000||14.96%|
|$640,001 - $961,000||7.37%|
|$961,001 - $1,281,000||1.33%|
|PEOPLE OF SOUTH JORDAN||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||9.46%|
|5 TO 17||23.97%|
|18 TO 24||9.11%|
|25 TO 34||14.20%|
|35 TO 54||25.41%|
|55 TO 64||10.03%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||7.82%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||96.38%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$91,228|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$29,964|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||4.13%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (12.58%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.01%)
Public Service (3.62%)
Information Technology (2.72%)
Real estate (2.52%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.41%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.09%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.95%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.25%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||2.99%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||5.05%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||English (30.40%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (92.48%)
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