West JordanUtah

West Jordan Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of West Jordan is 116,544. 32.56% is under 18, while 10.06% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 7.82% of the population was five years old or younger, 32.56% were 18 years or younger and 19.56% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 48.30% female and 51.70% male.

West Jordan Housing

According to the US Census, West Jordan has 37,776 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in West Jordan was 96.12%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $410,600

West Jordan Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 81.05% of West Jordan's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 3.29% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone, constituting 2.14% of the city's population and Black Or African American Alone at 1.30%

White Alone71.09%
Some Other Race Alone9.96%
Asian Alone3.29%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone2.14%
Black Or African American Alone1.30%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.02%

How Educated is West Jordan

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 18.6 of West Jordan residents had a bachelor's degree, while 7.6 had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 26.20% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in West Jordan CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher96.3
Some College Or Associates Degree40
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency28.5
Some College No Degree26.4
Bachelors Degree Or Higher19.3
Bachelors Degree18.6

Average Income in West Jordan

The median household income in West Jordan is $86,252. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $86,252.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $92,479 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $103,652.

A closer examination of the income groups of West Jordan 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 (19.0%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (7.4%). 3.5% 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$103,652
Nonfamily households$50,959