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Layton, Utah - Basic Facts

The City of Layton is the 9th largest city in Utah with a population of 76,255 as of July 1, 2017. Layton 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 Layton is located at latitude 41.0774 and longitude -111.9607 in Davis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Layton (see map below) encompass a land area of 21.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Davis County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,350 feet.

The City of Layton (GNIS ID: 2411639) 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 Layton is located within North Davis Division of Davis County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Layton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Layton, UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 76,255
Daytime Population: Workers 31,376
Daytime Population: Residents 39,880
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 71,256
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 76,177
Population in Familes 67,952
Population in Group Qrtrs 78
Population Density2 3,485
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $68,124
Average Household Income $86,733
Per Capita Income $27,475


Total Housing Units 25,021 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,112 (68.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,872 (27.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,037 ( 4.1%)
Median Home Value $232,009
Average Home Value $261,951


Total Households 23,984
Average Household Size 3.18
Family Households 18,766
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.87% 1.85%
Households 1.73% 1.77%
Families 1.51% 1.69%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   2.32%

Layton, UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Layton 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 9 98th
Population Density # 24 93rd
Diversity Index # 49 85th
Median Household Income # 98 70th
Per Capita Income # 84 74th

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