Utah is a state in the United States.
It became the 45th state admitted to the Union on January 4, 1896.
Utah is the 13th-largest, the 33rd-most populous, and the 10th-least-densely populated of the 50 United States.
Utah has a population of about 2.9 million, approximately 80% of whom live along the Wasatch Front, centering on Salt Lake City, leaving vast expanses of the state nearly uninhabited.
Utah is bordered by Colorado to the east, Wyoming to the northeast, Idaho to the north, Arizona to the south, and Nevada to the west.
It also touches a corner of New Mexico in the southeast.
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As of 2012, Utah has a total population of 2,743,320 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 22.79%.
The median home price Utah is $207,500 with the median age of the buyer being 24. Homes in Utah have appreciatied over the last by -6.90%.
Public schools in Utah spend approximately $3,883 per student. This provides for a student to teacher ratio of 21.2.
Utah has an unemployment rate of 6.30%, compared to the USA average of 10.20%. Recent job growth is -4.45% with a projected future job growth of 24.80%.
Utah has an average commute time of 23.9 compared to the national average of 27.8.
On a scale from 1 to 10 (lowest crime to highest crime) Utah is a 2 in violent crime and a 5 in property crime. Violent crime is made up of murder, manslaughter, rape, aggrevated assault and robbery. Property crime is made up of larceny, burglary, vehicle theft, arson and any theft type offense when there is no force against the victim. The national averages are 4 for violent crime and 4 for property crime.
In terms of political affiliations in Utah, 34.270% of people are Democrats, 62.340% are Republicans and 3.385% are registered Independent.
In 2012, the population of Utah was 2,743,320. Utah has a population density of 33 (how many people live in one square mile.
Family in Utah
The median age in Utah is 29.6, compared to the USA median age of 36.8. Males account for 50.41% of the population of Utah, while females make up 49.59% of the population (The USA averages are 49.34% male and 50.66% female).
The average household size in Utah is 3.12 people across 863,310. 61.76% of people are married in Utah while 38.24% are single.
|Local Population||Utah||United States|
|Households by Income||Utah||United States|
|Income Less than $15,000||8.14%||12.48%|
|Income Between $15,000 and $25,000||8.88%||10.46%|
|Income Between $25,000 and $35,000||10.68%||10.68%|
|Income Between $35,000 and $50,000||16.69%||15.26%|
|Income Between $50,000 and $75,000||13.96%||12.20%|
|Income Between $100,000 and $150,000||12.72%||11.83%|
|Income Between $150,000 and $250,000||4.49%||5.23%|
|Income Between $250,000 and $500,000||1.20%||1.54%|
|Income Greater than $500,000||0.50%||0.70%|
|Population by Occupation||Utah||United States|
|Management, Business, and Financial Operations||13.38%||13.70%|
|Professional and Related Occupations||19.54%||20.28%|
|Sales and Office||28.87%||26.66%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry||0.51%||0.74%|
|Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance||10.77%||9.51%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving||13.29%||14.39%|
|Local Economy||Utah||United States|
|Recent Job Growth||-4.45%||-4.06%|
|Future Job Growth||24.80%||21.68%|
|Income per Capita||$22,261||$26,372|
As of 2012, Utah consisted of 23.90% renters and 66.56% home owners. Homes have appreciated at a rate of -6.90% over the past year (compared to a national appreciation of -5.21%).
|Utah Housing||Utah||United States|
|Median Home Cost||$207,500||$183,450|
|Median Home Age||24||33|
|Property Tax Rate||$6.54||$11.20|
|Utah Homes by Value||Utah||United States|
|Less Than $20,000||1.21%||2.71%|
|$20,000 to $39,999||1.42%||3.86%|
|$40,000 to $59,999||1.46%||5.09%|
|$60,000 to $79,999||1.68%||6.10%|
|$80,000 to $99,999||2.73%||7.33%|
|$100,000 to $149,999||15.52%||18.53%|
|$150,000 to $199,999||23.01%||14.38%|
|$200,000 to $299,999||31.68%||17.52%|
|$300,000 to $399,999||10.52%||9.26%|
|$400,000 to $499,999||4.54%||5.11%|
|$500,000 to $749,999||4.26%||5.76%|
|$1,000,000 or more||0.89%||2.07%|
|Utah Homes by Year Built||Utah||United States|
|1939 or Earlier||7.74%||12.87%|
|1940 to 1949||4.37%||6.21%|
|1950 to 1959||7.57%||10.80%|
|1960 to 1969||8.27%||12.04%|
|1970 to 1979||17.46%||16.14%|
|1980 to 1989||12.79%||14.11%|
|1990 to 1994||6.70%||6.29%|
|1995 to 1998||10.20%||6.33%|
|1999 to October 2005||24.90%||15.21%|
73.16% of the people in Utah declare themselves religious, compared to the national average of 48.34%.
|Utah Religions||Utah||United States|