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West Jordan, Utah
Cost of Living
Cost of living is a big influence in determining what community meets the needs of your family. West Jordan has a median home value of about $244,268 and the median cost of rent is around $1,384 per month. The rent burden for West Jordan is about 20.3% of the average monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In terms of education, 23.2% have a college degree, 28.3% have a high-school diploma, and 6.4% have a graduate degree. West Jordan has a population density of 1,360 people per square mile. Currently, the population of West Jordan consists of 113,905 people. Out of the total city population, 50.3% are male and 49.7% are female. The median age of West Jordan is 31 years old. In West Jordan, 8.1% have some form of disability, 3.1% are widows, 10.2% do not have health insurance, and 74.5% participate in the labor force. Demographically, West Jordan is 19.6% Hispanic, 1.2% black, 8.0% other or not specified, 0.7% Native American, 1.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 82.9% white, 2.9% mixed race, and 2.8% Asian. In West Jordan, 5.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military.
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. There are 53 general hospitals and 53 health centers that provide care for 3,220,176 Utah residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Utah are Utah Valley Hospital, Lds Hospital, and Lakeview Hospital. Utah is ranked 4th in quality of life and 9th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Utah ranks 49th in the nation.
Social demographics of the state
In terms of religion, 53% of Utah residents attend religious services among the 5,557 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-7%, Mainline Protestant-6%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Utah there are 34 masonic lodges. The state of Utah ranks 44th in the country for diversity. In the most recent presidential election, 46% of Utah residents voted Republican and 27% voted Democrat. In Utah, 21% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 31.
State-wide weather information
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 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. On average, the state receives 1.12 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in March with an average of 4.09 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 70Â°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 101Â°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 35Â°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Utah drops to around 28Â°F. The average high winter temperature is around 60Â°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 3Â°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 sweet william, sego lily, flourish, and maple. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the canada lynx, the american beaver, the belding's ground squirrel, or the abert's squirrel. The state animal of Utah is the the wapiti elk.