Living in St. George, UT

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Updated: 2020-03-10

St. George SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9.5

St. George, UT Crime Report

1,584
Total Crimes
1,837.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.45%
Below National Average

St. George, UT Cost Of Living

106
St. George's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

St. George, Utah Info Snack

St. George is a city in and the county seat of Washington County, Utah, United States. Located in the southwestern part of the state on the Arizona border, near the tri-state junction of Utah, Arizona and Nevada, it is the principal city of the St. George Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies in the northeastern-most part of the Mojave Desert adjacent to the Pine Valley Mountains near the convergence of three distinct geological areas: the Mojave Desert, Colorado Plateau, and Great Basin. The city is 118 miles northeast of Las Vegas and 300 miles south-southwest of Salt Lake City on Interstate 15. The city is named after George A. Smith, a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Apostle.
Population
82,194
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
14.6%
Median Home
$261,800
Median Income
$55,061
Median Rent
$971

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Rankings for St. George in Utah

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Map Of St. George, UT

Population over time in St. George

Year Population % Change
2017 82,194 2.7%
2016 79,995 1.8%
2015 78,573 2.2%
2014 76,915 1.9%
2013 75,469 1.6%
2012 74,301 1.2%
2011 73,421 1.2%
2010 72,572 2.0%
2009 71,136 -
Crime/100k St. George UT USA
Violent Crime 227.4 233.1 368.9
Murder 3.5 1.9 5.0
Robbery 22.0 39.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 146.2 136.6 246.8
Property Crime 1610.2 2377.5 2199.5
Burglary 264.5 315.3 376.0
Larceny 1216.9 1817.7 1594.6
Car Theft 128.8 244.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in St. George

White
80.4% (66,074)
African American
0.7% (598)
American Indian
1.2% (976)
Asian
0.9% (728)
Hawaiian
1.3% (1,074)
Other
0.2% (128)
Two Or More
2.3% (1,911)
Hispanic
13.0% (10,705)
Race St. George UT USA
White 80.4% 78.6% 61.1%
African American 0.7% 1.1% 12.3%
American Indian 1.2% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 2.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 1.3% 0.9% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.0% 13.9% 17.8%

Household Income For St. George, Utah

Less than $10,000
5.2% (428,855)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (357,710)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.3% (844,105)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.3% (843,255)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (1,248,868)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (1,767,859)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (1,016,441)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (1,017,008)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (371,032)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (324,263)
Income St. George UT USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 4.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 3.1% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.3% 6.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.3% 8.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 12.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 20.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 15.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 17.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 6.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 5.7% 7.0%

Gender in St. George

Female
51.0% (41,918)
Male
49.0% (40,276)
Gender St. George UT USA
Female 51.0% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in St. George for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,643)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (4,109)
High School / GED
22.0% (18,082)
Some College
29.0% (23,836)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (10,685)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (14,794)
Master's Degree
7.0% (5,753)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,643)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,643)
Education St. George UT USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 29.0% 26.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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