Orem, Utah Population 2023

101,069

Orem is a city located in Utah County Utah. With a 2023 population of 101,069, it is the 6th largest city in Utah and the 348th largest city in the United States.Orem is currently growing at a rate of 0.98% annually and its population has increased by 3.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 98,129 in 2020. Spanning over 18 miles, Orem has a population density of 5,470 people per square mile.

The average household income in Orem is $83,222 with a poverty rate of 14.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Orem is 26.5 years, 26.2 years for males, and 26.9 years for females.

Orem Demographics

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

  • White: 88.29%
  • Two or more races: 5.18%
  • Other race: 2.32%
  • Asian: 1.82%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.91%
  • Native American: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
The current population of Orem, Utah is 101,069 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 98,129.

Orem, Utah Population 2023

Orem Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Native American

Black or African American

Orem Population by Race

Orem Population Pyramid 2023

Orem Median Age

26.5

Total

26.2

Male

26.9

Female

Orem Adults

There are 70,190 adults, (10,055 of whom are seniors) in Orem.

Orem Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Orem Sex Ratio

Female48,73749.79%
Male49,14650.21%

Orem Population by Age

Orem Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.59

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Orem Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Orem Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Orem Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 76.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.09%.

Orem Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$36,827

Average Earnings

$48,440

Average Male

$26,776

Average Female

Orem Earnings by Educational Attainment

Orem Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Orem Language

79.66% of Orem residents speak only English, while 20.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.92% of the population.

Orem Language

Orem Poverty by Race

rate

14.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.78%

Male Poverty Rate

11.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orem

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orem is Islander, with 50.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orem is Multiple, with 9.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.59%.

Orem Poverty

Orem Poverty Rate by Education

Orem Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Orem Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Orem Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Orem Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Orem 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 45-54.

Orem Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Orem Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

2,555

Number of Veterans

2,346

Male Veterans

209

Female Veterans

Orem Veterans by War

Orem Veterans by Age

count

Orem Veterans by Race

Orem Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orem Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

70.2%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Orem Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Orem Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Orem Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

57.19%

Born in Orem

87.71%

Native Born

12.04%

Foreign Born

7.41%

Non Citizen

4.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.71% of Orem residents were born in the United States, with 57.19% having been born in Utah. 7.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Orem Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Orem Population by Year