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Overview

Introduction to Holladay, Utah

Holladay, Utah, in Salt Lake county, is located 6 miles E of Taylorsville, Utah (center to center) and is 358 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada. The city benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns with which it shares the Salt Lake City - Ogden metropolitan area.

Holladay History

Holladay is located in Salt Lake County. A group of pioneers, who were known as Mississippi Company, entered the Salt Lake Valley in 1847. They were led by John Holladay. Some of them established a little village away from Great Salt Lake City. The village was named Holladay’s Burgh or Holladay’s settlement after John Holladay, after he became the church’s branch president. In 1999, the city of Holladay was officially incorporated.

Holladay and nearby Attractions

  • Daughters of Utah Pioneer Memorial Museum
  • Utah Museum of Fine Arts
  • Old Deseret Village
  • Wasatch Mountain State Park
  • Museum of Church History and Art
  • Antelope Island State Park

Things To Do In Holladay

The Village Professional Building Condominium is a notable location in the area. The popular shopping destinations in the community include Cottonwood Village Shopping Center and Cottonwood Mall Shopping Center. One may plan a day trip to Hogle Zoo and parks like Deer Creek State Park, Wasatch Mountain State Park, and Antelope Island State Park. One may visit churches like Prophet Elias Greek Orthodox Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and Jehovah's Witnesses Holladay Congregation.

Holladay Transportation

Salt Lake International Airport is the closest major international airport offering air transportation facilities.

Holladay Higher Education

Brigham Young University, Utah State University, and Salt Lake Community College are the nearby local institutions offering courses in higher education.

Demographics

People

Total Population30,793
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens18.7%
Employed Population 16+14,623
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married60.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher51.4%
Median Earnings25+$44,707
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,191

Wealth

Median Family Income$97,590
% Above Poverty Level95.5%
% Below Poverty Level4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home9.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation1.9%

Housing

People Living Alone25.7%
Median Gross Rent$990
Median House Value$355,300

Ancestry

English28.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)17.7%
German11%
Danishn7.5%
Irish6.3%
Scottish5.3%
Swedish4.8%
Norwegian3.6%
Italian3.1%
French Except Basque2.9%
Welsh2%
Dutch2%
Swiss1.4%
Arab1.1%
Polish1.1%
Greek0.8%
African0.7%
Russian0.7%
Iraqi0.6%
Kenyan0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Iranian0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Lebanese0.2%
US/American0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Czech0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Egyptian0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Israeli0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Syrian0.1%
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Holladay Almanac

CategoryValue
County Salt Lake County
Standard Zip Codes84117, 84121, 84124
Phone Area Codes385,801
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude40.65
Approximate Longitude-111.83

Holladay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOTTONWOOD WEIR
Distance4.2 miles
Jan Temp22 to 39 F
Apr Temp41 to 62 F
Jul Temp66 to 91 F
Oct Temp44 to 65 F
Annual Precip26.1 inches
StationSALT LAKE TRIAD CENTER
Distance7.9 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
Distance10.9 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
Midvale31,659$55,595
Murray48,834$71,286
Sandy93,141$93,642
South Salt Lake24,575$45,908
Taylorsville60,448$64,630
West Jordan110,928$75,738
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