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Overview

Introduction to Bountiful, Utah

Bountiful, Utah, in Davis county, is 8 miles N of Salt Lake City, Utah and 370 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada. The city is conveniently located inside the Salt Lake City-Ogden metropolitan area.

Bountiful History

Bountiful was first settled on September 27, 1847. Perrigrine Sessions and his family were the first settlers of the area. Before adopting its present name in 1855, Bountiful was known as North Canyon Ward and Sessions Settlement. Some believe the city was named after an ancient city mentioned in the sacred Book of Mormon. However, others believe that the city was named due to its rich harvests. It was incorporated as a city in 1892, as Joseph L Holbrook became the first mayor.

Bountiful and nearby Attractions

  • Hayward Interests Shopping Center
  • Bountiful Historic Museum
  • Children's Museum of Utah
  • Bountiful Ridge Golf Course
  • Utah's Hogle Zoo
  • Pioneer Village

Things To Do In Bountiful

The Bountiful Historic Museum provides insight into the history of this area. The Five Points Shopping Center and the Hayward Interests Shopping Center are the local shopping destinations. The Bountiful Ridge Golf Course provides excellent facilities for local golfers. The Salt Lake Art Center, the Museum of Church History and Art, Antelope Island State Park, the Children's Museum of Utah and the Great Salt Lake State Park are all nearby as well. One can also visit Utah's Hogle Zoo and Fort Douglas while in Bountiful.

Bountiful Transportation

Salt Lake City International Airport is nearby.

Bountiful Higher Education

The University of Utah, the University of Phoenix-Utah Campus and Salt Lake Community College are in the neighborhood.

Demographics

People

Total Population43,428
Male Share of the Population48.5%
Female Share of the Population51.5%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+19,752
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married58.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher42%
Median Earnings25+$37,388
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,143
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,316

Wealth

Median Family Income$74,495
% Above Poverty Level94.2%
% Below Poverty Level5.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation2.6%

Housing

People Living Alone19.2%
Median Gross Rent$917
Median House Value$257,300

Ancestry

English32.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.8%
German13.2%
Danishn6.3%
Scottish5.5%
Swedish5.1%
Irish5.1%
Welsh2.5%
Norwegian2.2%
Dutch2.1%
Italian1.7%
Swiss1.7%
French Except Basque1.5%
Polish0.6%
Greek0.5%
Czech0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
US/American0.4%
Finnish0.3%
Russian0.2%
African0.2%
Arab0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Croatian0.2%
South African0.1%
Australian0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Bulgarian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Basque0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
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Bountiful Almanac

CategoryValue
County Davis County
Standard Zip Codes84010
P.O. Box Zip Codes84011
Phone Area Codes801
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude40.87
Approximate Longitude-111.86

Bountiful Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBOUNTIFUL-VAL VERDA
Distance2.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 88 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip22.4 inches
StationSALT LAKE TRIAD CENTER
Distance8.6 miles
Jan Temp25 to 39 F
Apr Temp43 to 61 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 65 F
Annual Precip17.7 inches
StationSALT LAKE CITY INTL AP
Distance8.6 miles
Jan Temp21 to 37 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 91 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip16.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Centerville16,727$88,885
Farmington21,983$100,625
North Salt Lake18,753$73,879
Salt Lake City191,446$65,865
West Bountiful5,436$85,893
Woods Cross10,930$82,585

Bountiful Hospitals

South Davis Community Hospital
(Non-profit)
401 South 400 East
(801) 295-2361
Lakeview Hospital
(Proprietary)
630 Medical Drive
(801) 299-2200

Bountiful Public Schools

Bountiful Jr High
30 W 400 N
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-6000
Middle
Total Enrollment 669
Viewmont High
120 W 1000 N
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-4200
High
Total Enrollment 1808
Mueller Park Jr High
995 E 1800 S
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-6300
Middle
Total Enrollment 756
Oak Hills School
1235 E 600 S
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1650
Primary
Total Enrollment 419
Meadowbrook School
700 N 325 W
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1600
Primary
Total Enrollment 431
Bountiful School
1620 S 50 W
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1350
Primary
Total Enrollment 484
Holbrook School
1018 E 250 N
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1450
Primary
Total Enrollment 508
South Davis Jr High
298 W 2600 S
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-6400
Middle
Total Enrollment 1083
Valley View School
1395 S 600 E
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-2050
Primary
Total Enrollment 439
Millcreek Jr High
245 E 1000 S
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-6200
Middle
Total Enrollment 681
Boulton School
2611 S Orchard Dr
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1300
Primary
Total Enrollment 522
Tolman School
300 E 1200 N
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1900
Primary
Total Enrollment 385
Adelaide School
731 W 3600 S
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1250
Primary
Total Enrollment 600
Washington School
340 W 650 S
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1950
Primary
Total Enrollment 309
Bountiful High
695 S Orchard Dr
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-3900
High
Total Enrollment 1466
Muir School
2275 S Davis Blvd
ZIP: 84010
(801) 402-1550
Primary
Total Enrollment 668

Bountiful Private Schools

St Olaf Catholic School
1793 Orchard Dr
ZIP: 84010
Elementary
Total Enrollment 129
Sunrise Montessori School
43 S 200 W
ZIP: 84010
Elementary
Total Enrollment 25
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