West Jordan demographics profile

StatisticWest JordanUtahNational
Population density (sq mi)3,4324091
Median age30.530.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%51%43%
Speak English83%85%79%
Speak Spanish13%10%13%
West Jordan, UT has a population of 110,928 and is the 261st largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,432 per sq mi which is 8480% higher than the Utah average and 3688% higher than the national average. The median age in West Jordan is 31 which is approximately 1% higher than the Utah average of 30. In West Jordan, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 83% speak English and 13% speak Spanish. 67% of West Jordan residents were born in Utah, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in West Jordan is 8480% higher than Utah.
  • The median age in West Jordan is 1% higher than Utah.
  • In West Jordan 85.60% of the population is White.
  • In West Jordan 1.40% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In West Jordan 2.46% of the population is Asian.

Compare West Jordan, UT Demographics To Other Cities


      West Jordan population breakdown by race

      RaceWest JordanUtahNational
      Black or African American1.40%1.10%12.63%
      American Indian0.91%1.07%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian1.89%0.90%0.18%
      Mixed race2.92%2.64%3.06%
      Other race4.83%4.79%4.75%
      In West Jordan, 18.1% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      West Jordan age breakdown

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      Source: The West Jordan, UT demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).