South Jordan, UT

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2020 Population
73,695
3.51% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mike Lee
Republican Party
US Senator
Mitt Romney
Republican Party
2020 Median Age
33.1
1.53% 1-year increase
2018 Poverty Rate
2.74%
4.98% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$106,824
2.13% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$430,300
6.14% 1-year growth

About

In 2020, South Jordan, UT had a population of 73.7k people with a median age of 33.1 and a median household income of $106,824. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of South Jordan, UT grew from 71,198 to 73,695, a 3.51% increase and its median household income grew from $104,597 to $106,824, a 2.13% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Jordan, UT are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.75%), White (Hispanic) (3.4%), Other (Hispanic) (3.15%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.47%).

None of the households in South Jordan, UT reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.5% of the residents in South Jordan, UT are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in South Jordan, UT are Medspa Academies (190 degrees awarded in 2020).

In 2020, the median property value in South Jordan, UT was $430,300, and the homeownership rate was 83.2%.

Most people in South Jordan, UT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in South Jordan, UT was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

South Jordan, UT is home to a population of 73.7k people, from which 97.5% are citizens. As of 2020, 5.79% of South Jordan, UT residents were born outside of the country (4.27k people).

In 2020, there were 22.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (62.1k people) in South Jordan, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.76k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 2.51k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.5%
2020 Citizenship
97.4%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 97.5% of South Jordan, UT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in South Jordan, UT was 97.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in South Jordan, UT
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    62.1k ± 1.47k
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    2.76k ± 775
  3. White (Hispanic)
    2.51k ± 646
8.07%
Hispanic Population
5.95k people

In 2020, there were 22.5 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (62.1k people) in South Jordan, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.76k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 2.51k White (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

8.07% of the people in South Jordan, UT are hispanic (5.95k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in South Jordan, UT as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

5.79%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
4.27k people
6.34%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
4.51k people

As of 2020, 5.79% of South Jordan, UT residents (4.27k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in South Jordan, UT was 6.34%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    832 ± 180
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    475 ± 184
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    430 ± 131

South Jordan, UT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.75 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of South Jordan, UT employs 36.1k people. The largest industries in South Jordan, UT are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,125 people), Retail Trade (4,050 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (4,048 people), and the highest paying industries are Management of Companies & Enterprises ($95,655), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($95,530), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($95,379).

Occupations

36.1k
2020 Value
± 1,674
2.8%
1 Year growth
± 6.02%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in South Jordan, UT grew at a rate of 2.8%, from 35.1k employees to 36.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in South Jordan, UT, are Management Occupations (5,937 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (5,494 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (4,201 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of South Jordan, UT.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

36.1k
2020 Value
± 1,674
2.8%
1 Year growth
± 6.02%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in South Jordan, UT grew at a rate of 2.8%, from 35.1k employees to 36.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in South Jordan, UT, are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,125 people), Retail Trade (4,050 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (4,048 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of South Jordan, UT, though some of these residents may live in South Jordan, UT and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$68,042
Median earning men ± $5,285
$33,657
Median earning women ± $4,765

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Wholesale Trade ($130,158), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($95,758), and Information ($85,469).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($63,500), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,710), and Manufacturing ($50,804).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Utah. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Utah.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Utah to other states, or from other states to Utah.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $19B
  2. $13.9B
  3. $9.98B

In 2020, the top outbound Utah product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $19B, followed by Misc. mfg. prods. ($13.9B) and Coal-n.e.c. ($9.98B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Utah products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$156B
2020 Value in Utah
$318B
Projected 2050 Value in Utah
103% growth

In 2020, total outbound Utah trade was $156B. This is expected to increase 103% to $318B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Utah trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Utah to other states, or from other states to Utah.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $15.5B
  2. $8.94B
  3. $7.13B

In 2020, the top outbound Utah domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $15.5B, followed by Nevada with $8.94B and Texas and $7.13B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Utah shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Mike Lee and Mitt Romney are the senators currently representing the state of Utah. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Utah is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Utah

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Mike Lee
Senator from Utah3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Mitt Romney
Senator from Utah1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Mike Lee and Mitt Romney are the senators currently representing Utah.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Utah over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Utah

Utah is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Utah have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in South Jordan, UT awarded 190 degrees. The student population of South Jordan, UT in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 2 male students and 210 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in South Jordan, UT are White (153 and 80.5%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (25 and 13.2%), Two or More Races (5 and 2.63%), and Unknown (3 and 1.58%).

The largest universities in South Jordan, UT by number of degrees awarded are Medspa Academies (190 and 100%).

The most popular majors in South Jordan, UT are Aesthetician & Skin Care Specialist (190 and 100%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.427% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.508% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were Some college (631k), High School or Equivalent (541k), and Bachelors Degree (451k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in South Jordan, UT was $430,300 in 2020, which is 1.87 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $405,400 to $430,300, a 6.14% increase. The homeownership rate in South Jordan, UT is 83.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in South Jordan, UT have an average commute time of 24.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in South Jordan, UT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in South Jordan, UT is $106,824. In 2020, the place with the highest median household income in South Jordan, UT was Census Tract 1130.08 with a value of $131,313, followed by Census Tract 1130.12 and Census Tract 1131.05, with respective values of $119,309 and $108,073.

Property

$430,300
Median Property Value 2020
±$8,025
$18,451
Median Property Taxes
±$1,046

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In South Jordan, UT the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in South Jordan, UT compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

83.2%
Homeownership
2020
68.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 83.2% of the housing units in South Jordan, UT were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 81%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 1130.08
  2. Census Tract 1130.12
  3. Census Tract 1131.05

In 2020, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in South Jordan, UT was Census Tract 1130.08 with a value of $131,313, followed by Census Tract 1130.12 and Census Tract 1131.05, with respective values of $119,309 and $108,073.

The following map shows all of the places in South Jordan, UT colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$106,824
Median Household Income
± $4,337
22.2k
Number of Households
± 1,216

In 2020, the median household income of the 22.2k households in South Jordan, UT grew to $106,824 from the previous year's value of $104,597.

The following chart displays the households in South Jordan, UT distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for South Jordan, UT is from Utah.
0.477
2020 Wage GINI in Utah
0.482
2019 Wage GINI in Utah

In 2020, the income inequality in Utah was 0.477 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.07% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Utah was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Utah in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Utah across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (73.8%)
  2. Worked At Home (12.1%)
  3. Carpooled (9.17%)

In 2020, 73.8% of workers in South Jordan, UT drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (12.1%) and those who carpooled to work (9.17%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

24.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in South Jordan, UT have a shorter commute time (24.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 0.606% of the workforce in South Jordan, UT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in South Jordan, UT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in South Jordan, UT have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

2.74% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in South Jordan, UT (1.87k out of 68.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Males 25 - 34 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in South Jordan, UT is White, followed by Asian and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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95.6% of the population of South Jordan, UT has health coverage, with 70.4% on employee plans, 3.42% on Medicaid, 9.05% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 1.18% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Utah was $5,982 in 2014. This is a 5.73% increase from the previous year ($5,658).

Primary care physicians in Salt Lake County, UT see 1282 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.91% decrease from the previous year (1307 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1275 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 197 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Utah, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,282 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Salt Lake County, UT

Primary care physicians in Salt Lake County, UT see an average of 1,282 patients per year. This represents a 1.91% decrease from the previous year (1,307 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Salt Lake County, UT in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Utah across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 33.7% under 18 years, 18.7% between 18 and 34 years, 36.3% between 35 and 64 years, and 11.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.1% were men and 51.9% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

4.35%
Uninsured
70.4%
Employer Coverage
3.42%
Medicaid
9.05%
Medicare
11.6%
Non-Group
1.18%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in South Jordan, UT grew by 0.51% from 4.33% to 4.35%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in South Jordan, UT changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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