American Fork, Utah Population 2021

34,521
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American Fork is a city located in Utah County Utah. With a 2020 population of 34,521, it is the 29th largest city in Utah and the 1143rd largest city in the United States . American Fork is currently growing at a rate of 2.01% annually and its population has increased by 31.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,263 in 2010. American Fork reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 11 miles, American Fork has a population density of 3,209 people per square mile.

The average household income in American Fork is $93,074 with a poverty rate of 4.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,169 per month, and the median house value is $286,800. The median age in American Fork is 28.6 years, 27.3 years for males, and 30.7 years for females.

American Fork Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of American Forkwas:

  • White: 92.36%
  • Two or more races: 3.31%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.39%
  • Other race: 1.24%
  • Asian: 0.93%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
  • Native American: 0.31%
The current population of American Fork, Utah is 34,521 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 33,161.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,263.

American Fork, Utah Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,07692.36%
Two or More Races1,0053.31%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4231.39%
Some Other Race3771.24%
Asian2830.93%
Black or African American1410.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native940.31%
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American Fork Population by Race

American Fork Population Pyramid $2021

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American Fork Median Age

28.6


Total

27.3


Male

30.7


Female

American Fork Adults

There are 20,248 adults, (3,088 of whom are seniors) in American Fork.

American Fork Age Dependency

77.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.2

Child Dependency Ratio

American Fork Sex Ratio

Female

15,060

49.54%

Male

15,339

50.46%

American Fork Population by Age

American Fork Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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American Fork Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male39%61%
Female61.7%38.3%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
All75.6%24.4%
Married80.8%19.2%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

American Fork Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8663.3875.6
Married6,2913.8780.8
Non Family1,2921.1868.7
Female1,0013.361.7
Male2822.939

3.71

Average Family Size

3.38

Average Household Size

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American Fork Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3442.03%
9th to 12th Grade7274.29%
High School Graduate2,65215.67%
Some College4,71427.85%
Associates Degree1,78010.51%
Bachelors Degree4,62227.30%
Graduate Degree2,09012.35%
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American Fork Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

American Fork Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White15,06314,3906,209
Hispanic1,224863271
2+ Races212212103
Islander19618527
Other Race18310259
Asian15913395
Black72727
Native American595914

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 59.75%.

American Fork Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,420$57,377$26,525
Less Than 9th Grade$30,694$43,778$
High School Graduate$31,491$36,644$24,420
Some College$35,744$47,750$24,728
Bachelors Degree$48,633$72,691$30,857
Graduate Degree$84,183$93,906$49,397

$42,420

Average Earnings

$57,377

Average Male

$26,525

Average Female

American Fork Earnings by Educational Attainment

American Fork Language by Age

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American Fork Language

89.29% of American Fork residents speak only English, while 10.71% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.46% of the population.

American Fork Language

American Fork Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,6951,0414.05%
Hispanic2,7471134.11%
Other3778322.02%
Multiple985757.61%
Islander4174911.75%
Black1182722.88%

4.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.65%

Male Poverty Rate

5.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in American Fork

The race most likely to be in poverty in American Fork is Black, with 22.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in American Fork is White, with 4.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.43%.

American Fork Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School8.87%
Less Than 9th Grade7.31%
Some College3.79%
Bachelors or Greater1.60%

American Fork Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed24.89%
Female Employed3.07%
Male Unemployed2.62%
Male Employed1.37%

American Fork Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

American Fork Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,857$93,074
Families$83,159$97,429
Married Families$90,557-
Non Families$32,287$62,310
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Income by Household Type

American Fork Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

American Fork Married by Age and Sex

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American Fork Marriage

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

American Fork Marital Status by Race

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American Fork Marital Status

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1,002

Number of Veterans

922

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam379
Second Gulf War304
First Gulf War228
Korea99
World War II29

American Fork Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+250
35 to 54233
65 to 74226
55 to 64166
18 to 34127

American Fork Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9805.15%
Hispanic1077.16%
Native American1419.18%
Other Race84.37%

American Fork Veterans by Race

American Fork Veterans by Education

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2.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

American Fork Veterans by Education

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65.4%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

American Fork Employment by Age

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American Fork Employment by Race

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American Fork Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.98%

Born in American Fork

94.15%

Native Born

5.85%

Foreign Born

3.30%

Non Citizen

2.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.15% of American Fork residents were born in the United States, with 66.98% having been born in Utah. 3.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

American Fork Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202134,5216802.01%
202033,8416802.05%
201933,1616802.09%
201832,4812,98310.11%
201729,4988172.85%
201628,6814701.67%
201528,211690.25%
201428,1422961.06%
201327,8464381.60%
201227,4083071.13%
201127,1014111.54%
201026,6904,7491.98%
200021,9416,2453.41%
199015,6963,1322.25%
198012,5644,8515.00%
19707,7131,3401.93%
19606,3731,2472.20%
19505,1261,7934.40%
19403,3332860.90%
19303,0472840.98%
19202,763-34-0.12%
19102,797650.24%
19002,7320.00%

American Fork Population by Year