American Fork, Utah Population 2020

34,153

American Fork is a city located in Utah. With a 2020 population of 34,153, it is the 28th largest city in Utah and the 1146th largest city in the United States. American Fork is currently growing at a rate of 2.45% annually and its population has increased by 30.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,263 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, American Fork has a population density of 3,175 people per square mile.

The average household income in American Fork is $85,500 with a poverty rate of 7.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $978 per month, and the median house value is $265,400. The median age in American Fork is 28.6 years, 27.4 years for males, and 30.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.7 males.

American Fork Demographics

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

  • White: 92.86%
  • Two or more races: 2.86%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.46%
  • Other race: 1.32%
  • Asian: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Black or African American: 0.44%
The current population of American Fork, Utah is 34,153, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 32,519.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,263.

American Fork, Utah Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White27,28692.86%
Two or More Races8402.86%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4291.46%
Some Other Race3881.32%
Asian1670.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native1460.50%
Black or African American1280.44%

American Fork Population Pyramid 2020

American Fork Median Age

28.6


Total

27.4


Male

30.3


Female

American Fork Adults

There are 19,035 adults, (2,916 of whom are seniors) in American Fork.

American Fork Age Dependency

82.3

Age Dependency Ratio

18.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

64.2

Child Dependency Ratio

American Fork Sex Ratio

Female

14,425

49.09%

Male

14,959

50.91%

American Fork Households and Families

American Fork Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

American Fork Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All77.7%22.3%
Non Family74.1%25.9%
Female63.5%36.5%
Male38.6%61.4%

77.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3253.4977.7
Married5,9323.9882.6
Non Family1,1991.2574.1
Female8833.4263.5
Male3112.8838.6

3.81

Average Family Size

3.49

Average Household Size

1.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

American Fork Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3792.37%
9th to 12th Grade7804.88%
High School Graduate2,49615.60%
Some College4,55628.48%
Associates Degree1,66410.40%
Bachelors Degree4,34327.15%
Graduate Degree1,77811.12%

American Fork Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,30213,5745,688
Hispanic1,089721238
Islander19518225
Other Race1788756
Multiple Races16316393
Asian1199824
Native American11711744
Black64649

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 multiple races people with a rate of 57.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,047$54,521$24,194
Less Than High School$24,432$42,413$5,455
High School Grad$28,545$31,979$26,054
Some College$34,577$49,418$21,559
Bachelors Degree$49,423$69,639$28,661
Graduate Degree$71,434$83,527$48,664

$41,047

Average Earnings

$54,521

Average Male

$24,194

Average Female

American Fork Language

American Fork Language by Age

American Fork Language

91.11% of American Fork residents speak only English, while 8.89% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.42% of the population.

American Fork Poverty

American Fork Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,1601,3395.32%
Hispanic2,58066625.81%
Multiple82018923.05%
Other38813234.02%
Islander4245412.74%
Asian1633722.70%
Black1082422.22%

7.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.60%

Male Poverty Rate

8.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in American Fork

The race most likely to be in poverty in American Fork is Other, with 34.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in American Fork is White, with 5.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.07%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.66%
High School14.07%
Some College4.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.77%
Male Unemployed9.22%
Female Employed5.39%
Male Employed3.49%

American Fork Income

American Fork Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$74,192$85,500
Families$80,116$90,269
Married Families$85,684-
Non Families$30,239$50,897

American Fork Marital Status

American Fork Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

American Fork Married by Age and Sex

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 35-44.

American Fork Marital Status by Race

American Fork Veterans

1,042

Number of Veterans

979

Male Veterans

63

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam355
First Gulf War289
Second Gulf War230
Korea115
World War II76

$American Fork Veterans by Education

5.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

American Fork Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

American Fork 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

68.65%

Born in Utah

95.28%

Native Born

4.72%

Foreign Born

2.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.28% of American Fork residents were born in the United States, with 68.65% having been born in Utah. 2.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202034,1538172.45%
201933,3368172.51%
201832,5193,04210.32%
201729,4778172.85%
201628,6604561.62%
201528,204620.22%
201428,1422971.07%
201327,8454441.62%
201227,4013051.13%
201127,0964101.54%
201026,6864,7451.98%
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%