Draper, UT
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Draper profile

Living in Draper

Draper is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 51,749 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Draper is the 16th largest community in Utah. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Draper, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Draper, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Draper’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Draper does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $116,977.00.

Draper home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Draper real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Also of interest is that Draper has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, Draper is also a city of artists. Draper has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Draper’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Draper telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 18.29% 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 citizens of Draper are among the most well-educated in the nation: 47.40% of adults in Draper have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Draper in 2018 was $48,466, which is wealthy relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $193,864 for a family of four.

Draper is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Draper home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Draper residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Draper include English, German, Irish, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Draper is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.