Orem, Utah Population 2019

Orem, Utah's estimated population is 97,521 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Orem, Utah is the 5th largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 5278.09 people/mi² (2037.87 people/km²).

The overall median age is 25.9 years, 25.7 years for males, and 26.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.35 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 Orem, Utah is $58,077, while the mean household income is $74,707.

Orem Ut Demographics

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

  • White: 87.90%
  • Other race: 3.60%
  • Two or more races: 3.27%
  • Asian: 2.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.06%
  • Black or African American: 1.00%
  • Native American: 0.72%

How Many People Live in Orem, Utah?

97,521
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201897,521-106-0.11%
201797,6277620.79%
201696,8653,0953.30%
201593,7702,3952.62%
201491,375480.05%
201391,3277480.83%
201290,5799791.09%
201189,6008780.99%
201088,7224,3980.51%
200084,32416,7632.24%
199067,56115,1622.57%
198052,39926,6707.37%
197025,7297,3353.41%
196018,39410,0438.22%
19508,3515,43711.10%
19402,9140.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018633,76816,0172.53%
2017617,75116,6842.70%
2016601,06717,8762.97%
2015583,19112,0312.06%
2014571,1609,5661.67%
2013561,59411,5962.06%
2012549,9989,0291.64%
2011540,96910,7121.98%
2010530,2570.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White82,994
Some Other Race3,395
Two or More Races3,086
Asian2,313
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,004
Black or African American944
American Indian and Alaska Native684

Orem Ut Population Pyramid 2019

Orem Ut Median Age

25.9


Total

25.7


Male

26.3


Female

Orem Ut Adults

There are 66,370 adults, (8,781 of whom are seniors) in Orem Ut.

Orem Ut Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Orem Ut Sex Ratio

Female

46,742

49.50%

Male

47,678

50.50%

Orem Ut Households and Families

Orem Ut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Orem Ut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.3%33.7%
All58.9%41.1%
Male53.3%46.7%
Non Family44.9%55.1%
Female42.4%57.6%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All27,5183.3558.9
Married17,9373.9166.3
Non Family6,0641.5744.9
Female2,6583.6542.4
Male8593.4453.3

3.78

Average Family Size

3.35

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Orem Ut Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3712.80%
9th to 12th Grade2,6115.32%
High School Graduate7,43815.16%
Some College13,77628.09%
Associates Degree5,26710.74%
Bachelors Degree12,59325.67%
Graduate Degree5,99412.22%

Orem Ut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,52037,18115,887
Hispanic7,3374,9701,333
Other Race1,6241,089163
Asian1,2791,183710
Multiple Races755675365
Islander523483134
Black452416151
Native American32227053

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.51%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,331$41,693$23,174
Less Than High School$25,009$30,821$15,748
High School Grad$27,109$32,726$19,736
Some College$28,839$35,600$20,887
Bachelors Degree$41,411$54,919$29,296
Graduate Degree$65,889$76,638$50,389

$33,331

Average Earnings

$41,693

Average Male

$23,174

Average Female

Orem Ut Language

Orem Ut Language by Age

Orem Ut Language

79.65% of Orem Ut residents speak only English, while 20.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.79% of the population.

Orem Ut Poverty

Orem Ut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White69,2138,66612.52%
Hispanic15,7713,70023.46%
Other3,36192227.43%
Asian2,23566129.57%
Multiple3,02840513.38%
Black90524026.52%
Islander98817617.81%
Native64812218.83%

15.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.07%

Male Poverty Rate

14.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orem Ut

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orem Ut is Asian, with 29.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orem Ut is White, with 12.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.24%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.08%
High School12.82%
Some College11.62%
Bachelors or Greater5.40%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.06%
Male Unemployed30.06%
Female Employed12.38%
Male Employed8.86%

Orem Ut Income

Orem Ut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,077$74,707
Families$63,440$80,417
Married Families$68,241$86,299
Non Families$37,881$50,015

Orem Ut Marital Status

Orem Ut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Orem Ut Married by Age and Sex

Orem 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 45-54.

Orem Ut Marital Status by Race

Orem Ut Veterans

2,450

Number of Veterans

2,287

Male Veterans

163

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam860
Second Gulf War412
Korea356
First Gulf War312
World War II222

Orem Ut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3563.99%
Hispanic760.80%
2 or More593.97%
Indian173.20%
Other160.78%
Black20.30%

Orem Ut Veterans by Education

9.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orem Ut Employment Status

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

64.7%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Orem 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

58.26%

Born in Utah

88.35%

Native Born

11.65%

Foreign Born

8.35%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.35% of Orem Ut residents were born in the United States, with 58.26% having been born in Utah. 8.35% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.