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Cost of Living
Cost of living can be a major influence in choosing what care option fits best. Per month, the median cost of rent in Draper is $1,840 and the median value of a home in Draper costs around $407,246. The rent burden for Draper is around 17.6% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
Based on gender, 51.8% are male and 48.2% are female. The median age of Draper is 32 years old. Of the population of Draper 19.0% have a graduate degree, 14.6% have a high-school diploma, and 48.6% have a college degree. Out of the total population of Draper, 2.3% consider themselves widows, 67.7% participate in the labor force, 5.3% live in poverty, and 6.4% do not have health insurance. Currently, the population of Draper consists of 47,710 people. Draper has a population density of 612 people per square mile. Demographically, Draper is 0.4% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.1% mixed race, 0.7% black, 0.6% Native American, 7.6% Hispanic, 90.0% white, 4.3% Asian, and 1.9% other or not specified. In Draper, 5.3% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces.
An overview of Utah
In terms of resources, Utah has a cost of living index of 98.2, a grocery index rating of 98.5, and a housing index rating of 93.6. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. In terms of personal well-being, Utah ranks 9th in healthcare and 4th in quality of life compared to other states. Based on natural beauty, Utah ranks 49th in the nation. There are 53 hospitals and 53 health centers that service a population of 3,220,176. Utah Valley Hospital, Lds Hospital, and Lakeview Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.
Social demographics of the state
In Utah, 21% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 31. In terms of religious values, 53% of Utah's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 5,557 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-7%, Mainline Protestant-6%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Utah there are 34 masonic lodges. In the last presidential election 27% of Utah residents voted Democrat and 46% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, Utah ranks 44th in the nation.
State-wide weather information
On average, the state receives 1.12 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 4.09 inches. The average air quality index rating in Utah is 51.3 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 74.0 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 52%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 75%. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 70°F. The average high summer temperature is around 101°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 35°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Utah drops to around 28°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 60°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 3°F during the month of January. While residents of Utah mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Utah can include earthquakes and tornados.
Wildlife to be found in Utah
The state of Utah has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of joshua tree, blue spruce, sweet william, and chokecherry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the canada lynx, the brown (grizzly) bear, the american beaver, or the gunnison's prairie dog. The state animal of Utah is the the wapiti elk.