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A- Bountiful Amenities Some amenities close to this location
D- Bountiful Cost of Living Cost of living is 5% higher than Utah
1088% more expensive than the US average
1033% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Bountiful cost of living
A Bountiful Crime Total crime is 41% lower than Utah
Total crime
1,54640% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6540% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-14%Year over year crime is down
Bountiful crime
C+ Bountiful Employment Household income is 5% higher than Utah
Median household income
$65,71619% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$29,2142% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%57% lower than the US average
Bountiful employment
C Bountiful Housing Home value is 15% higher than Utah
Median home value
$257,30039% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9173% lower than the US average
Home ownership
73%15% higher than the US average
Bountiful real estate or Bountiful rentals
C+ Bountiful Schools HS graduation rate is 6% higher than Utah
High school grad. rates
94%13% higher than the US average
School test scores
52%6% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
22:140% higher than the US average
Bountiful K-12 schools

Living in Bountiful, UT

Bountiful is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. The city has a population of 43,428 residents. With a population density of 3,289 people per square mile, Bountiful is well above the nation's average density level. The majority of Bountiful residents report their race to be White; this is followed by Asian and Native Hawaiian. Bountiful is known to be family friendly as more than 81% of the population has already tied the knot. It might also be worth noting that 56% of residents also have children under the age of 18.

Living in Bountiful can be a positive experience for anyone moving to the city. Having said that, in the state of Utah, there are many desirable places to live, so choose wisely! To help you find the best places to live in and around Bountiful, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, education, employment, housing and more.

Bountiful, UT receives 76/100 for its livability score; this results in a ranking of #16 in Utah and #4,462 in the USA. Pack your bags! This is a very high score in comparison to other US cities. Living in Bountiful could be a great choice! If we dig down a little deeper into each category within the livability score, we see that Bountiful has higher than average scores for the following: amenities (A-), crime (A) and education (C+). Bountiful does not score well for the following: cost of living (D-). It might be a good idea to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

Location, location, location - possibly the three most important words in your search for a new place to live. Fortunately, in Bountiful, there is no shortage of amazing local amenities and interesting things to do.

Feeling a sense of safety in the area that you live in is a must for most people. Low crime rates can have a positive impact on things like home prices, home appreciation rates and the overall sense of community. Bountiful has a violent crime rate of 106 crimes per 100,000 residents which is far lower than the national average.

Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Bountiful. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Bountiful are affordable. Median real estate prices in Bountiful come in at $257,300, which is 14.6% higher than the Utah average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Bountiful, the home price to income ratio is 3.9, which is 8.3% higher than the Utah average. Purchasing your new home can come with many financial benefits, some of which are more lucrative than others. Perhaps the most notable benefit could be the appreciation of your new home. Home appreciation rates are a good way to generate tax-free equity on a long term basis. The year over year appreciation rates in Bountiful were 17.1%, and the 5 year appreciation rates came in at 7.1%.

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Compare Bountiful, UT Livability To Other Cities

Best Neighborhoods In & Around Bountiful, UT

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Wasatch Hollow, Salt Lake City789.33,188
Yalecrest, Salt Lake City788.63,768
East Bench, Salt Lake City768.68,443
Liberty Wells, Salt Lake City729.58,248
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Central City, Salt Lake City727.810,087
Bonneville Hills, Salt Lake City719.13,489
Downtown, Salt Lake City697.73,273
East Central, Salt Lake City688.320,893

Best Cities Near Bountiful, UT

PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
South Ogden, UT7921.316,893
Layton, UT7815.172,413
Holladay, UT781530,793
Centerville, UT773.916,727
PlaceLivability scoreScoreMilesPopulationPop.
Interlaken, UT7730.691
Kaysville, UT7711.729,799
Independence, UT7627.7152
Lehi, UT7633.256,314
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I moved to Bountiful, Utah from Charlotte, North Carolina about 10 years ago. This was the best move I made as I went from a bustling city to a quiet little town. All of the people are friendly, or those I've talked to are, and there are several shops in the town that are owned by the people who live here. I didn't think that I would like living in such a small town, but there are many things to do for all ages of the family. I especially like living close to the ski slopes.

One of my favorite places to go is the South Davis Recreation Center. This is for anyone who likes to swim or likes to enjoy physical activities. There is a large pool indoors with an exciting water slide. Another fun part of the center is the ice skating rink. I like to run, so the indoor track comes in handy. There are also activities for kids.

When I want to unwind after a busy day, I like going to The Garage. This might sound like a rough place to go, but it's not that bad. Live music is played through the week, and you can usually catch some kind of sporting event on the television. The hamburgers are perhaps the best thing on the menu. Another place I like to go, especially in the winter, is Gallivan Center. It turns into a winter wonderland close to Christmas with lights and an ice skating rink. I enjoy going there with my family and drinking hot chocolate before going to look at the rest of the lights on the houses of the town.
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Source: The Bountiful, UT data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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