The City of Provo is the 3rd largest city in Utah with a population of 121,854 as of July 1, 2017. Provo ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Utah. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Provo is located at latitude 40.2453 and longitude -111.6448 in Utah County. The formal boundaries for the City of Provo (see map below) encompass a land area of 41.66 sq. miles and a water area of 2.5 sq. miles. Utah County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,550 feet.
The City of Provo (GNIS ID: 2411499) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Utah is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Provo is located within Provo-Orem Division of Utah County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Provo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Provo: Fort Utah, Provo City.
|Daytime Population: Workers||67,889|
|Daytime Population: Residents||59,137|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||127,026|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.04|
|Population in Households||111,345|
|Population in Familes||76,809|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||10,509|
|Median Household Income||$42,281|
|Average Household Income||$62,125|
|Per Capita Income||$18,416|
|Total Housing Units||36,070 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||13,426 (37.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||20,941 (58.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,702 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$238,841|
|Average Home Value||$284,874|
|Average Household Size||3.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Provo to the other 325 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 3||99th|
|Population Density||# 33||90th|
|Diversity Index||# 32||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 281||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 296||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.