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Population (year 2000): 105,166. Estimated population in July 2005: 113,459 (+7.9% change)
Males: 50,572 (48.1%), Females: 54,594 (51.9%)

Utah County

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 22.9 years
Median household income: $34,313 (year 2000)
Median house value: $149,700 (year 2000)

Provo, UT residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Provo:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.0%)
  • Hispanic (10.5%)
  • Other race (5.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (30.5%), German (11.6%), Danish (7.3%), Scottish (4.9%), Irish (4.7%), United States (4.6%).Utah

Elevation: 4549 feet

Land area: 39.6 square miles

Provo,

For population 25 years and over in Provo

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Provo city

  • Never married: 47.2%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 3.9%

9.6% Foreign born (6.1% Latin America, 1.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +17,893 (+20.5%).


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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Vegas, NV Las (371.9 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: AZ Phoenix, (465.4 miles pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: UT (4.5 miles Orem, UT (6.9 miles Springville, UT Lindon, (7.5 miles Vineyard, UT (7.8 miles) , UT (8.3 miles Palmyra, UT (9.5 miles Mapleton, Shore, UT (9.7 miles Lake Fork, UT (9.8 miles Spanish


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 461 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 1997: 295 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 1998: 218 buildings, average cost: $147,900
  • 1999: 174 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2000: 161 buildings, average cost: $196,600
  • 2001: 188 buildings, average cost: $183,900
  • 2002: 281 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2003: 250 buildings, average cost: $208,900
  • 2004: 181 buildings, average cost: $213,900
  • 2005: 260 buildings, average cost: $252,400

Latitude: 40.24 N, Longitude: 111.66 W

Area code: 801


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Provo, Utah business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (32.7%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (12.7%), Retail trade (12.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,981 (+4.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 28,841 (56.5%)

Crime in Provo by Year

Type 1999 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 45 43 37 36 40
    per 100,000 42.8 40.9 35.2 34.2 38.0
Robberies 20 18 23 16 17
    per 100,000 19.0 17.1 21.9 15.2 16.2
Assaults 75 98 105 62 93
    per 100,000 71.3 93.2 99.8 59.0 88.4
Burglaries 595 558 514 841 532
    per 100,000 565.8 530.6 488.8 799.7 505.9
Thefts 2,666 2,929 2,789 2,492 2,620
    per 100,000 2535.0 2785.1 2652.0 2369.6 2491.3
Auto thefts 201 198 189 179 182
    per 100,000 191.1 188.3 179.7 170.2 173.1
193.4 203.7 195.3 194.4 186.7

Average climate in Provo, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Birthplace of: Brett Keisel - 2005 NFL player (Pittsburgh Steelers, born: Sep 19, 1978), Kirk Chambers - 2005 NFL player (Cleveland Browns, born: Mar 19, 1979), Brock Reichner - College basketball player (BYU Cougars), Chris Miles - College basketball player (BYU Cougars), Matt Mortensen - College basketball player (Marquette Golden Eagles), Mike Affleck - College football player (BYU Cougars), Schafer Jackson - College basketball player (Binghamton Bearcats), Sean Sullivan - College football player (BYU Cougars), Tai Wesley - College basketball player (Utah State Aggies), Wayne Latu - College football player (BYU Cougars).

Main business address for: NU SKIN ENTERPRISES INC (WHOLESALE-DRUGS PROPRIETARIES & DRUGGISTS' SUNDRIES), NOVELL INC (SERVICES-PREPACKAGED SOFTWARE), NATURES SUNSHINE PRODUCTS INC (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Provo:
  • UTAH STATE HOSPITAL-PSYCHIATRIC (1300 EAST CENTER STREET PO BOX 270)
  • UTAH VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (1034 NORTH 500 WEST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Provo:
  • OREM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; OREM, UT)
  • TIMPANOGOS REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; OREM, UT)
  • AMERICAN FORK HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Provo:
  • PROVO MUNI (about 5 miles; PROVO, UT; ID: PVU)
  • SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 43 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; ID: SLC)
  • HILL AFB (about 64 miles; OGDEN, UT; ID: HIF)
Other public-use airports nearest to Provo:
  • SPANISH FORK-SPRINGVILLE (about 8 miles; SPANISH FORK, UT; ID: U77)
  • HEBER CITY MUNI - RUSS MCDONALD FIELD (about 23 miles; HEBER, UT; ID: 36U)
  • JAKE GARN (about 25 miles; EAGLE MOUNTAIN, UT; ID: 17U)

Amtrak station:
PROVO (600 SOUTH & 3OO WEST). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Natural Resources 5 $21,494 $51,585 2 $1,530
Water Supply 29 $110,649 $45,785 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 8 $39,697 $59,545 9 $17,610
Parks and Recreation 32 $111,900 $41,962 31 $20,575
Electric Power 84 $330,378 $47,196 12 $12,443
Local Libraries 19 $66,028 $41,701 43 $41,561
Other and Unallocable 44 $161,686 $44,096 6 $6,750
Other Government Administration 34 $146,230 $51,610 9 $10,846
Financial Administration 30 $133,449 $53,379 7 $6,688
Police Protection - Officers 89 $378,937 $51,092 6 $8,449
Police - Other 50 $136,883 $32,851 56 $35,637
Firefighters 78 $343,728 $52,881 0 $0
Fire - Other 2 $5,787 $34,722 2 $1,796
Streets and Highways 36 $135,647 $45,215 0 $0
Airports 2 $9,576 $57,456 0 $0
Welfare 3 $11,628 $46,512 5 $4,627
Health 2 $7,541 $45,246 2 $3,089
Solid Waste Management 13 $36,637 $33,818 0 $0
Sewerage 25 $83,149 $39,911 0 $0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 6 $22,623 $45,246 0 $0
Totals for Government 591 $2,293,647 $46,571 190 $171,601
Colleges/Universities in Provo:
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 29,977; Location: MAIN CAMPUS; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.byu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • PROVO COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 462; Location: 1450 W 820 N; Private, for-profit)
  • AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL-DENTAL TECHNOLOGY (FT enrollment: 360; Location: 1675 N 200 W BLDG 3A; Private, for-profit; Website: www.americaninstitute.net)
  • VON CURTIS ACADEMY OF HAIR DESIGN (FT enrollment: 247; Location: 480 N 900 E; Private, for-profit)
  • STEVENS-HENAGER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS-PROVO (FT enrollment: 242; Location: 25 E 1700 S; Private, for-profit)
  • BON LOSEE ACADEMY OF HAIR ARTISTRY (FT enrollment: 149; Location: 2230 N UNIVERSITY PKWY; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bonlosee.com)
  • UTAH CONTRACTORS SCHOOL (Location: 241 W CENTER; Private, for-profit)
  • UTAH VALLEY HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC TECHN (Location: 1034 N FIFTH W ST; Private, not-for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Provo:
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 5 miles; OREM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 14,182)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 34 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 34 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 2,021)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 38 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)
  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 62 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; FT enrollment: 2,632)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 69 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 98 miles; LOGAN, UT; FT enrollment: 16,384)
Public high schools in Provo:
  • PROVO HIGH (Students: 1,832; Location: 1125 N UNIVERSITY AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • TIMPVIEW HIGH (Students: 1,662; Location: 3570 N 650 E; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • INDEPENDENCE HIGH (Students: 337; Location: 636 N INDEPENDENCE AVE; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • SLATE CANYON DTN HOME (Students: 50; Location: 1991 S STATE; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • CENTER FOR HS STUDIES (Students: 15; Location: 243 E 2320 N; Grades: 10 - 12)
Private high schools in Provo:
  • MERIDIAN SCHOOL (Students: 204; Location: 931 EAST 300 NORTH; Grades: PK - 12)
  • PROVO CANYON SCHOOL (Students: 201; Location: 4501 N. UNIVERSITY AVENUE; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • HERITAGE CENTER (Students: 133; Location: PO BOX 105; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • DISCOVERY ACADEMY (Students: 68; Location: 105 N 500 W; Grades: 9 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Provo:
  • WESTRIDGE ELEM SCH (Students: 778; Location: 1720 W 1460 N; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CENTENNIAL MIDDLE (Students: 710; Location: 305 E 2320 N; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • DIXON MIDDLE (Students: 651; Location: 750 W 200 N; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • SUNSET VIEW ELEM SCH (Students: 634; Location: 525 S 1600 W; Grades: KG - 06)
  • FARRER MIDDLE (Students: 605; Location: 100 N 600 E; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • AMELIA EARHART ELEM SCH (Students: 598; Location: 2585 W 200 S; Grades: KG - 06)
  • TIMPANOGOS ELEM SCH (Students: 597; Location: 449 N 500 W; Grades: KG - 06)
  • ROCK CANYON ELEM SCH (Students: 584; Location: 2405 N 650 E; Grades: KG - 06)
  • FRANKLIN ELEM SCH (Students: 569; Location: 350 S 600 W; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CANYON CREST ELEM SCH (Students: 551; Location: 4664 N CANYON RD; Grades: KG - 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Provo:
  • MILESTONE LEARNING CENTER INC (Students: 128; Location: 1165 S 180 E; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ADVENTURE TIME PRESCHOOL (Students: 50; Location: 731 COLUMBIA LANE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PROVO S D A SCHOOL (Students: 14; Location: 255 SOUTH 700 EAST; Grades: 1 - 8)
Library in Provo:
  • PROVO CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,974,588; Location: 425 WEST CENTER STREET; 178,701 books; 8,823 audio materials; 7,727 video materials; 352 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Provo: Rock Canyon Picnic Area (A), Utah County Infirmary (B), Lakeside Campground (C), Continental Plaza (D), KOA Campground (E), Silver Fox Campground (F), Provo Temple (G), Provo Town Square (H), The Village Green (I).

Churches in Provo include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), Seventh Day Adventist Church (B), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), Harvest Bible Fellowship (D), Saint Marys Episcopal Church (E), Saint Marks Lutheran Church (F), Saint Francis Catholic Church (G), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (H).

Cemeteries: East Lawn Memorial Hills (1), Provo City Cemetery (2).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Provo River (A), Big Dry Creek (B), Mill Race (C), Dry Fork (D).

Parks in Provo include: Utah Lake State Park (1), Cougar Stadium (2).

Post offices: Provo Post Office (A), Uinta Post Office (B).


Provo compared to Utah state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Provo:
  • KOVO (960 AM; 5 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KEYY (1450 AM; 1 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: BIBLICAL MINISTRIES WORLDWIDE)
  • KSRR (1400 AM; 1 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: ROBERT MOREY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KWDZ (910 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KHQN (1480 AM; 1 kW; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: SACE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBJA (1640 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
Strongest FM radio stations in Provo:
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KTCE (92.3 FM; PAYSON, UT; Owner: MOENKOPI COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K264AC (100.7 FM; RURAL UTAH COUNTY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KENZ (107.5 FM; OREM, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K208BZ (89.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KZHT (94.9 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K217CL (91.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: STOCKTON CHRISTIAN LIFE COLLEGE, INC)
  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSP-FM (103.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
TV broadcast stations around Provo:
  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KUPX (Channel 16; PROVO, UT; Owner: PAXSON SALT LAKE CITY LICENSE, INC.)

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