Orem Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Orem is 97,872. 28.00% is under 18, while 10.80% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 8.29% of the population was five years old or younger, 28.00% were 18 years or younger and 19.14% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.06% female and 50.94% male.

Orem Housing

According to the US Census, Orem has 33,929 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Orem was 95.49%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $404,200

Orem Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 83.44% of Orem's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 2.06% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone, constituting 1.48% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 1.03%

White Alone73.95%
Some Other Race Alone9.48%
Asian Alone2.06%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone1.48%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.03%
Black Or African American Alone0.94%

How Educated is Orem

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 29.4 of Orem residents had a bachelor's degree, while 12.9 had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 42.30% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Orem CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher96.5
Some College Or Associates Degree59.1
Bachelors Degree Or Higher53.5
Bachelors Degree29.4
Some College No Degree26
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency15.4

Average Income in Orem

The median household income in Orem is $72,449. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $72,449.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $80,319 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $83,395.

A closer examination of the income groups of Orem households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $100,000 and $149,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $50,000 and $74,999 (20.6%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (7.2%). 4.5% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$83,395
Nonfamily households$50,506