Herriman, UT

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Living in Herriman

Herriman is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 55,144 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Herriman is the 14th largest community in Utah. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Herriman, 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 Herriman, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Herriman’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Herriman does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $102,096.00.

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

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Herriman is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Herriman is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Herriman who work in management occupations (14.12%), office and administrative support (13.23%), and sales jobs (10.04%).

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

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 15.66% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.

Herriman 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, Herriman’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

One downside of living in Herriman is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Herriman, the average commute to work is 30.65 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

The citizens of Herriman are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 38.55% of adults in Herriman have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Herriman in 2018 was $32,262, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,048 for a family of four.

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

The most common language spoken in Herriman is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.