|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Jordan is 116,541. West Jordan, Utah is the 247th largest city in the US.
West Jordan is located entirely in Salt Lake County.
The peak population of West Jordan was in 2020, when its population was 117,186. In 2020, West Jordan was the 244th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 247th largest city in the US. West Jordan is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
West Jordan has grown 46.6% since the 2000. West Jordan, Utah is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
West Jordan has a population density of 3,195.4 people per square mile.
|122||Salt Lake City||200,478||10.2%|
|197||West Valley City||139,110||27.3%|
|241||North Charleston, South Carolina||117,472||43.8%|
|243||West Palm Beach, Florida||117,286||41.5%|
|247||West Jordan, Utah||116,541||46.6%|
|250||Broken Arrow, Oklahoma||116,330||44.1%|
|252||League City, Texas||115,595||151.9%|
|253||Manchester, New Hampshire||115,462||7.6%|
The total voting age population of West Jordan, Utah, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 71,958. The voting age population is 50.4% male and 49.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.0% of the residents of West Jordan are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Jordan are 80.2% White, 9.1% Other, 3.6% Two or more races, 3.3% Asian, 1.8% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 1.4% Black and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 19.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Jordan, 6.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 8.5%. On a per-household basis, 4.3% of families are below the poverty line in West Jordan.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.8% of West Jordan residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.8% of West Jordan residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.0% have a bachelor's degree and 6.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Jordan residents aged 5 and older, 18.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Jordan is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Jordan, 12.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Jordan is $80,955.
In West Jordan, 74.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.2% of housing units in West Jordan.
Of all the housing units in West Jordan, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In West Jordan, 33.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 11,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Jordan is $1,234.
In West Jordan, 92.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.