South Jordan, UT

69,034 Population
22 square miles 3,136.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
2.3%
was 2.2%
Ranked 10th Highest in UT
Population Density
3,136.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
54.1%
was 60.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
5.1%
was 9.2%
Ranked 10th Highest in UT
Percent Under 18
31.3%
was 32.9%
Ranked 4th Highest in UT
Percent 65 and Over
9.2%
was 9.8%
Ranked 7th Highest in UT

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.9
was 3.2
Ranked 5th Lowest in UT
Percent Living in Poverty
4.1%
was 2.1%
Ranked 2nd Lowest in UT
Median Household Income
$95,858
was $99,681
Ranked 1st Highest in UT
Gini Income Distribution
 
37.4
37.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
54.5
was 48.6
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,352.8
was 2,154.8
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
21,549
was 19,334
Ranked 10th Highest in UT
Median Rent
$1,348
was $1,395
Ranked 1st Highest in UT
Total Building Permits
1,068
was 913
 
Occupied Housing Units
20,979
was 18,458
 
Homeownership Rate
77.7%
was 76.3%
Ranked 2nd Highest in UT
Single Family Building Permits
738
was 653
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
970.1
was 870.4
Ranked 7th Highest in UT
Rental Vacancy Rate
10.8%
was 16.7%
Ranked 8th Highest in UT
Multifamily Building Permits
330
was 260
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.3
was 3.6
Ranked 5th Highest in UT
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
64.3
was 60.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
19.0
was 17.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
93.3%
was 98.8%
Ranked 7th Highest in UT
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
93.5%
Ranked 1st Highest in UT
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 92.1%
Ranked 1st Highest in UT

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.7%
was 97.3%
* ACS 5-year data
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
40.1%
was 43.1%
* ACS 5-year data

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