Payson, UT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Payson, Utah Info Snack

Population
20,181
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$250,700
Median Income
$69,014
Median Rent
$1,103

Payson SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Payson, UT Crime Report

396
Total Crimes
1,931.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-17.65%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Payson
/ 100k People
Utah
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 396 1,931.9 2,725.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 18 87.8 260.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.1 6.5
Robbery 4 19.5 41.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 58.5 159.9 279.7
Property Crime 378 1,844.1 2,464.4 1,958.2
Burglary 34 165.9 290.6 314.2
Larceny 317 1,546.5 1,857.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 27 131.7 316.6 246.0

Payson, UT Cost Of Living

97
Payson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Payson Utah National Average
Overall 97 101 100
Services 100 99 100
Groceries 96 98 100
Health 93 90 100
Housing 95 115 100
Transportation 103 108 100
Utilities 87 95 100

Payson, UT Photos

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Rankings for Payson in Utah

Map Of Payson, UT

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Population over time in Payson

Year Population % Change
2020 20,181 2.4%
2019 19,699 0.3%
2018 19,647 0.9%
2017 19,480 0.9%
2016 19,313 2.0%
2015 18,928 1.6%
2014 18,633 2.2%
2013 18,229 2.5%
2012 17,782 3.5%
2011 17,187 -

Race / Ethnicity in Payson

White
83.9% (16,926)
African American
0.1% (21)
American Indian
0.7% (142)
Asian
0.7% (146)
Hawaiian
0.7% (132)
Other
0.3% (53)
Two Or More
2.1% (421)
Hispanic
11.6% (2,340)
Race Payson UT USA
White 83.9% 77.9% 60.1%
African American 0.1% 1.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.9% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.7% 0.9% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.6% 14.2% 18.2%

Gender in Payson

Female
48.7% (9,827)
Male
51.3% (10,353)
Gender Payson UT USA
Female 48.7% 49.6% 50.8%
Male 51.3% 50.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Payson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,009)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (807)
High School / GED
23.0% (4,641)
Some College
33.0% (6,659)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (2,421)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (3,834)
Master's Degree
4.0% (807)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Payson UT USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 33.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Payson, Utah

Less than $10,000
2.7% (54,591)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (53,155)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.8% (117,803)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (141,507)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (262,902)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.9% (482,706)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.0% (363,107)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (342,276)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (145,817)
$200,000 or more
2.7% (54,232)
Income Payson UT USA
Less than $10,000 2.7% 3.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 2.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.8% 6.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 7.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 11.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.9% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.0% 15.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 19.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.7% 7.0% 8.3%

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