Population of Cities in Utah (2017)

0
Over 1 Million
3
100,000 to 1 Million
38
10,000 to 100,000

Utah’s population of over 3 million people makes it the 31st most populous state in the U.S. Salt Lake City, the capital of Utah, is the most populated with a count of 192,672 according to 2017 estimates. There are three other cities that have populations of more than 100,000: West Valley City, Provo and West Jordan. There are 54 cities in Utah with populations between 10,000 and 100,000.

In total, there are 243 incorporated municipalities in this state. These are categorized as cities or towns based on population. Areas with populations under 1,000 people are towns, while those with more than 1,000 are cities. Other than the number of people residing in each town, there are no legal distinctions between cities and towns. All cities and towns must adopt a municipal charter which outlines the authority granted to each. The smallest incorporated municipality, which is classified as a town based on its population, is Scofield in Carbon County, which has a population of just 24 people. The smallest municipality classified as a city is Aurora in Sevier County, which has a population of 1,016 inhabitants.

Utah has 0 cities with more than a million people, 3 cities with between 100,000 and 1 million people, and 38 cities with between 10,000 and 100,000 people. The largest city in Utah is Salt Lake City, with a population of 193,744 people.

Salt Lake City

This global city is the most populated in Utah, and it also is the state capital.

193,744

Provo

This city is the largest city in Utah County and is home to Brigham Young University.

116,868

West Jordan

West Jordan is the sight of Kennecott Copper Mine, the largest man-made excavation site in the world.

113,699

Orem

Orem has had several names in the past, including Sharon and Provo Bench.

97,499

Sandy

This city is focusing on sustainability and walkability with the development of The Cairns city center.

95,836

Ogden

This city has been the center of a major railway hub, bringing to the area freight rail traffic for commerce and manufacturing.

86,701

Layton

This city was settled in the 1850s and its namesake is Mormon leader Christopher Layton.

75,655

South Jordan

This city was the first in the world to have two temples of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

69,034

Name 2017 Population
Salt Lake City193,744
Provo116,868
West Jordan113,699
Orem97,499
Sandy95,836
Ogden86,701
Layton75,655
South Jordan69,034
Lehi61,130
Logan50,676
Draper47,328
Bountiful44,078
Riverton42,838
Spanish Fork38,861
Pleasant Grove38,756
Roy38,201
Herriman35,385
Tooele33,762
Springville33,044
Midvale33,035
Kaysville31,243
Cedar City31,223
Clearfield30,855
Eagle Mountain29,202
American Fork28,770
Syracuse28,407
Saratoga Springs26,887
Washington25,339
Farmington23,140
North Salt Lake20,301
Payson19,810
Brigham City18,975
Centerville17,286
Hurricane16,159
Woods Cross11,351
Smithfield11,146
Santaquin11,062
Lindon10,939
Vernal10,681
Grantsville10,459
Alpine10,361
Mapleton9,512
Hooper8,466
Tremonton8,426
Price8,371
Park City8,299
Ivins8,132
Hyrum8,027
Salem7,831
Richfield7,723
Providence7,270
Ephraim7,072
Santa Clara7,065
Roosevelt6,905
Nephi5,784
Moab5,242
Midway4,898
Kanab4,526
Hyde Park4,513
La Verkin4,246
Morgan4,154
Blanding4,036
Wellsville3,678
Delta3,509
Manti3,396
Mount Pleasant3,363
Gunnison3,325
Beaver3,048
Parowan2,986
Hildale2,945
Richmond2,600
Salina2,551
Garland2,492
Fillmore2,491
Monroe2,321
Monticello2,213
Kamas2,109
Helper2,095
Millville1,986
Huntington1,975
Enterprise1,823
Willard1,812
Lewiston1,806
Duchesne1,755
Panguitch1,665
Mona1,662
Oakley1,624
Wellington1,609
Toquerville1,547
Ferron1,534
Castle Dale1,528
Honeyville1,501
Moroni1,482
Coalville1,457
Centerfield1,416
Wendover1,407
Mendon1,386
Orangeville1,378
Milford1,357
Fairview1,288
Fountain Green1,104
Aurora1,043
Spring City1,023
Paradise950
Goshen949
Green River943
Levan898
Minersville887
Henefer871
Bear River City869
Elsinore866
Leeds852
Annabella809
Newton797
Escalante787
Mantua786
Redmond740
Clarkston711
Corinne703
Hinckley698
Eureka682
Stockton647
Oak City644
Huntsville632
Myton624
Virgin608
Garden City587
Loa585
Orderville573
Springdale570
Mayfield531
Paragonah520
Trenton512
Tropic509
Circleville501
Rush Valley479
Glenwood473
Randolph466
Kanosh466
Fielding459
Cleveland442
Sigurd438
Plymouth431
Elmo408
Marysvale403
Kanarraville378
Holden377
Glendale373
Wales355
Joseph346
Wallsburg340
Deweyville339
Koosharem331
Bicknell327
Manila324
Scipio320
Cornish315
Meadow315
Sterling302
Vernon294
Rockville273
Emery266
Laketown259
Portage257
Altamont255
Lyman251
Howell250
Fayette249
Torrey241
Leamington231
Boulder225
Henrieville220
New Harmony220
Hanksville214
Clawson190
Woodruff188
Junction174
Snowville172
Tabiona169
Cannonville169
Kingston158
Dutch John151
Hatch140
Alton119
Antimony119
Lynndyl113
Brian Head89