Cottonwood Heights, Utah Population 2019

Cottonwood Heights, Utah's estimated population is 34,117 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Cottonwood Heights, Utah is the 25th largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3700.03 people/mi² (1428.58 people/km²).

The overall median age is 37.5 years, 36.8 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.7 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Cottonwood Heights, Utah is $86,207, while the mean household income is $117,950.

Cottonwood Heights Ut Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cottonwood Heights Ut was:

  • White: 91.59%
  • Asian: 3.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.53%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Black or African American: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.39%

How Many People Live in Cottonwood Heights, Utah?

34,117
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201834,117650.19%
201734,052-152-0.44%
201634,204240.07%
201534,180-47-0.14%
201434,227-114-0.33%
201334,3411950.57%
201234,1462790.82%
201133,8672710.81%
201033,5965,9961.99%
200027,600-1,200-0.42%
199028,800-1,800-0.60%
198030,60022,20013.80%
19708,4000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,335
Asian1,331
Two or More Races962
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180
Some Other Race138
Black or African American136
American Indian and Alaska Native132

Cottonwood Heights Ut Population Pyramid 2019

Cottonwood Heights Ut Median Age

37.5


Total

36.8


Male

38.3


Female

Cottonwood Heights Ut Adults

There are 26,671 adults, (5,141 of whom are seniors) in Cottonwood Heights Ut.

Cottonwood Heights Ut Age Dependency

58.9

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35

Child Dependency Ratio

Cottonwood Heights Ut Sex Ratio

Female

17,590

51.41%

Male

16,624

48.59%

Cottonwood Heights Ut Households and Families

Cottonwood Heights Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cottonwood Heights Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All73.5%26.5%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female55.6%44.4%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,6612.773.5
Married7,4423.2984.6
Non Family3,7201.3358.1
Female1,0813.2155.6
Male4183.0360.3

3.19

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cottonwood Heights Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1370.58%
9th to 12th Grade5802.47%
High School Graduate3,83116.31%
Some College5,47623.31%
Associates Degree1,6867.18%
Bachelors Degree7,44131.67%
Graduate Degree4,34218.48%

Cottonwood Heights Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,29820,84710,790
Asian856800561
Hispanic841673225
Multiple Races319245163
Other Race10398
Black989850
Native American898917
Islander806910

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,128$62,719$36,029
Less Than High School$41,696$60,429$
High School Grad$31,779$41,667$29,738
Some College$39,190$51,171$28,853
Bachelors Degree$52,801$72,656$40,027
Graduate Degree$81,307$104,545$56,776

$48,128

Average Earnings

$62,719

Average Male

$36,029

Average Female

Cottonwood Heights Ut Language

Cottonwood Heights Ut Language by Age

Cottonwood Heights Ut Language

89.39% of Cottonwood Heights Ut residents speak only English, while 10.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.99% of the population.

Cottonwood Heights Ut Poverty

Cottonwood Heights Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,7598332.80%
Hispanic1,82470038.38%
Multiple96217718.40%
Asian1,3311148.56%
Other1381712.32%

5.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.14%

Male Poverty Rate

5.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cottonwood Heights Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cottonwood Heights Ut is Hispanic, with 38.38% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cottonwood Heights Ut is White, with 2.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.58%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.20%
High School6.00%
Some College2.47%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.49%
Female Unemployed15.49%
Female Employed4.07%
Male Employed3.66%

Cottonwood Heights Ut Income

Cottonwood Heights Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$86,207$117,950
Families$100,625$131,673
Married Families$109,181-
Non Families$57,013$80,314

Cottonwood Heights Ut Marital Status

Cottonwood Heights Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

55.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cottonwood Heights Ut Married by Age and Sex

Cottonwood Heights Ut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Cottonwood Heights Ut Marital Status by Race

Cottonwood Heights Ut Veterans

1,594

Number of Veterans

1,439

Male Veterans

155

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam514
Second Gulf War371
First Gulf War342
Korea158
World War II145

Cottonwood Heights Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5626.33%
Black1511.03%
Asian131.25%
2 or More41.00%

Cottonwood Heights Ut Veterans by Education

7.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cottonwood Heights Ut Employment Status

70.7%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cottonwood Heights Ut Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

56.64%

Born in Utah

91.87%

Native Born

8.13%

Foreign Born

3.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.87% of Cottonwood Heights Ut residents were born in the United States, with 56.64% having been born in Utah. 3.82% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.