West Jordan SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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West Jordan, Utah Info Snack

West Jordan is a city in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States. West Jordan is a rapidly growing suburb of Salt Lake City and has a mixed economy. According to the 2010 Census, the city had a population of 103,712, placing it as the fourth most populous in the state. The city occupies the southwest end of the Salt Lake Valley at an elevation of 4,330 feet (1,320 m). Named after the nearby Jordan River, the limits of the city begin on the river's western bank and end in the eastern foothills of the Oquirrh Mountains, where Kennecott Copper Mine, the world's largest man-made excavation is located.
Population
111,937
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
7.5%
Median Home
$244,500
Median Income
$72,083
Median Rent
$1,168

Rankings for West Jordan in Utah

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Map Of West Jordan, UT

Population over time in West Jordan

Year Population % Change
2017 111,937 0.9%
2016 110,928 1.3%
2015 109,549 1.4%
2014 108,062 1.8%
2013 106,118 2.2%
2012 103,846 2.6%
2011 101,193 2.6%
2010 98,622 -

Crime in West Jordan Per 100k

Crime West Jordan UT USA
Violent Crime 255.7 238.9 382.9
Murder 2.6 2.4 5.3
Robbery 45.9 47.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 175.9 134.5 248.9
Property Crime 3067.0 2780.2 2362.0
Burglary 336.3 381.0 430.4
Larceny 2398.0 2092.1 1694.0
Car Theft 332.8 307.2 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in West Jordan

White
72.2% (80,766)
African American
1.2% (1,310)
American Indian
0.5% (582)
Asian
2.8% (3,175)
Hawaiian
1.5% (1,684)
Other
0.3% (289)
Two Or More
2.0% (2,240)
Hispanic
19.6% (21,891)
Race West Jordan UT USA
White 72.2% 79.0% 61.5%
African American 1.2% 1.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 2.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 1.5% 0.9% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 19.6% 13.7% 17.6%

Household Income For West Jordan, Utah

Less than $10,000
2.2% (246,261)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (156,711)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.1% (570,878)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.9% (884,302)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (1,399,212)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.3% (2,608,132)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.0% (2,126,803)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.6% (2,193,965)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.9% (660,428)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (358,198)
Income West Jordan UT USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 4.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 3.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.1% 7.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.9% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 13.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.3% 20.7% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.0% 15.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.6% 16.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.9% 5.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 5.1% 6.3%

Gender in West Jordan

Female
49.7% (55,612)
Male
50.3% (56,324)
Gender West Jordan UT USA
Female 49.7% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 50.3% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Jordan for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.6% (2,948)
9-12th Grade
6.1% (6,789)
High School / GED
28.3% (31,679)
Some College
28.2% (31,580)
Associate's Degree
11.6% (13,002)
Bachelor's Degree
16.8% (18,779)
Master's Degree
5.5% (6,129)
Professional Degree
0.6% (626)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (401)
Education West Jordan UT USA
< 9th Grade 2.6% 2.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.1% 5.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.3% 22.8% 27.3%
Some College 28.2% 26.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.6% 9.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.8% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.5% 7.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.4% 1.4%

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