Lindon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 11,397 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lindon is the 57th largest community in Utah.
Lindon home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Lindon 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, Lindon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lindon is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lindon who work in sales jobs (12.08%), management occupations (12.04%), and office and administrative support (10.69%).
Also of interest is that Lindon 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: 9.51% 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.
Lindon 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, Lindon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The citizens of Lindon are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.88% of adults in Lindon 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 Lindon in 2018 was $31,712, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $126,848 for a family of four. However, Lindon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lindon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lindon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Lindon include English, German, Scottish, Danish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Lindon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.