Orem, Utah Population 2022

100,089
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Orem is a city located in Utah County Utah. With a 2020 population of 100,089, it is the 5th largest city in Utah and the 348th largest city in the United States. Orem is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 2.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 98,129 in 2020. Spanning over 18 miles, Orem has a population density of 5,417 people per square mile.

The average household income in Orem is $83,222 with a poverty rate of 10.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,057 per month, and the median house value is $296,900. The median age in Orem is 26.5 years, 26.3 years for males, and 26.9 years for females.

Orem Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Oremwas:

  • 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 100,089 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 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Orem Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

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Orem Population by Race

Orem Population Pyramid 2022

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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

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Orem Sex Ratio

Female

48,737

49.79%

Male

49,146

50.21%

Orem Population by Age

Orem Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Orem Household Types

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Orem Households and Families

3.59

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

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Orem Households by Type

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Orem Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Orem Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.74%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.09%.

Orem Educational Attainment by Race

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$36,827

Average Earnings

$48,440

Average Male

$26,776

Average Female

Orem Earnings by Educational Attainment

Orem Language by Age

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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

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10.98%

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 37.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orem is Multiple, with 5.66% 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

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Orem Poverty Rate by Education

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Orem Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Orem Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Orem Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Orem Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Orem Marital Status

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2,555

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Orem Veterans by War

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Orem Veterans by Age

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Orem Veterans by Race

Orem Veterans by Education

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9.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orem Veterans by Education

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70.2%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Orem Employment by Age

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Orem Employment by Race

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Orem 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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57.34%

Born in Orem

87.93%

Native Born

12.07%

Foreign Born

7.43%

Non Citizen

4.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.93% of Orem residents were born in the United States, with 57.34% having been born in Utah. 7.43% 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: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Orem Population by Year