Elk Ridge, Utah

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Elk Ridge, Utah

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High Points

Elk Ridge strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Utah):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Elk Ridge College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Elk Ridge Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Elk Ridge Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Elk Ridge People in Middle Class or Better

Comparative Profile of Elk Ridge, Utah

Comparing Elk Ridge to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Utah (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Male Share of the Population 10 10
Racial Diversity 5 3
Female Share of the Population 1 2
Senior Citizens 1 2
Well-Paid Single Men 1 1
Age of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
People Above Poverty 9 8
People in Middle Class or Better 9 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 9
Walking and Biking to Work 8 6
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Short Commute Times 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 3
Affordability of Rents 2 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 2
People Living Alone 1 1

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Elk Ridge Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles S of Provo, Utah (center to center)
Nearest Large City 325 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada
County Utah
Metro Area Provo - Orem
Standard Zip Codes 84651
Phone Area Codes 801
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.011
Longitude -111.676

Elk Ridge Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 38 to 64 F
Jul Temp 59 to 92 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 21.5 inches
Distance 12.6 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 37 F
Apr Temp 26 to 59 F
Jul Temp 44 to 88 F
Oct Temp 26 to 66 F
Annual Precip 14.9 inches
Distance 21.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 39 F
Apr Temp 37 to 63 F
Jul Temp 59 to 92 F
Oct Temp 40 to 67 F
Annual Precip 20.2 inches
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Elk Ridge Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,838 100%
Male 954 51.9%
Female 884 48.1%
Under 18 847 46.1%
18+ 991 53.9%
65+ 86 4.7%
Median Age 20.7
Average Family Size 4.52
White 1,746 95%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 4 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.3%
Other 42 2.3%
Mixed Race 27 1.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 60 3.3%

Estimated Elk Ridge Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,926
Growth 88
Growth % 4.8%

Elk Ridge Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 31.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.9%
US/American 8.9%
German 8.5%
Danish 6.9%
Swedish 4.7%
Scottish 3.8%
Norwegian 3.3%
Irish 2.7%
Canadian 2.5%
Welsh 2.3%
European 2.3%
Scandinavian 1.7%
Hungarian 1.4%
Italian 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1.2%
Dutch 0.9%
Scotch-Irish 0.8%
British 0.7%
Northern European 0.6%
Greek 0.3%
Estonian 0.3%
Austrian 0.3%
Russian 0.3%
Swiss 0.2%
Icelander 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Elk Ridge 1,838 $65,813
Genola 965 $50,125
Payson 12,716 $47,491
Salem 4,372 $57,557
Santaquin 4,834 $45,323
Spanish Fork 20,246 $51,209
Woodland Hills 941 $82,358
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