Utah
Demographic Data






Utah POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Utah Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Utah is:
3,271,616

Age

Under 5 Years:
7.9%
5 - 17:
21.5%
18 - 24:
11.3%
25 - 34:
14.8%
35 - 54:
24.0%
55 - 64:
9.5%
Over 65 Years:
11.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
93.0%
93.0%
34.7%
34.7%
7.0%
7.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Utah
USA
$30,986
$30,986
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Utah
USA
$74,197
$74,197
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.1%

Employment Industries in UT

Healthcare
Retail
Education
Manufacturing
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Construction
Accommodation
Finance
Public Service
Administration
Other
Transportation
Wholesale
Arts
Information Technology
Real Estate
Mining
Agriculture
Utilities
Management
11.5%
11.5%
11.5%
11.5%
10.9%
10.9%
10.0%
10.0%
7.9%
7.9%
7.2%
7.2%
6.5%
6.5%
5.2%
5.2%
4.7%
4.7%
4.7%
4.7%
4.5%
4.5%
4.5%
4.5%
2.4%
2.4%
2.2%
2.2%
2.0%
2.0%
1.9%
1.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.7%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Black Or African American
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian And Alaska Native
77.9%
77.9%
14.2%
14.2%
2.7%
2.7%
2.3%
2.3%
1.1%
1.1%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

English
Unclassified
German
Irish
European
Danish
Scottish
Swedish
Italian
Norwegian
British
Welsh
Dutch
French
Scandinavian
Swiss
Scots-Irish
Polish
Greek
Russian
24.1%
24.1%
19.3%
19.3%
10.4%
10.4%
5.9%
5.9%
5.4%
5.4%
4.6%
4.6%
4.2%
4.2%
3.4%
3.4%
2.8%
2.8%
2.3%
2.3%
2.1%
2.1%
1.9%
1.9%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.6%
1.6%
1.1%
1.1%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Chinese
Pacific Island languages
Native American languages
German
Indic languages
Navajo
French
Vietnamese
Portuguese
Tagalog
Korean
Other Asian languages
African languages
Slavic languages
Arabic
Serbo-Croatian
Japanese
Russian
84.7%
84.7%
10.3%
10.3%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born UT Residents
8.4%