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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Cottonwood Heights is 33,932, which is 23.08% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 27.98% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Cottonwood Heights population density is 3,842.33 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 33.67 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Cottonwood Heights is white, which represent 89.76% of the total population. The average Cottonwood Heights education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 33,932. #23

Population Growth Since 2000, #135

Cottonwood Heights, UT

Population Density, #14

Cottonwood Heights, UT
3,842.33 per square mile
33.67 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:30,459 (89.76%, #250)
Black:219 (0.65%, #64)
Hispanic:1,553 (4.58%, #173)
Asian:1,850 (5.45%, #7)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):261 (0.77%, #121)
One Race, Other:170 (0.50%, see rank)
Two or More Races:973 (2.87%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:1,147 (73.86%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:54 (3.48%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:104 (6.70%, see rank)
South American:74 (4.76%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:429 (23.19%, see rank)
Chinese:630 (34.05%, see rank)
Filipino:82 (4.43%, see rank)
Japanese:72 (3.89%, see rank)
Korean:328 (17.73%, see rank)
Vietnamese:181 (9.78%, see rank)
Asian, Other:128 (6.92%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

30,592 (90.16%) out of the total population of 33,932 reported first ancestry.

 Cottonwood Heights, UT% of the Total PopulationUtahU.S.
Arab880.26%, see rank0.23%0.56%
Czech1360.40%, see rank0.22%0.47%
Danish1,8595.48%, see rank5.11%0.42%
Dutch7002.06%, see rank2.34%1.40%
English8,93826.34%, see rank25.20%8.02%
French7542.22%, see rank2.16%3.34%
German4,43113.06%, see rank11.57%15.03%
Greek3190.94%, see rank0.48%0.41%
Hungarian1090.32%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish2,6997.95%, see rank6.04%10.80%
Italian9842.90%, see rank2.75%5.52%
Norwegian9692.86%, see rank2.31%1.42%
Polish5761.70%, see rank0.85%3.01%
Portuguese560.17%, see rank0.16%0.44%
Russian1720.51%, see rank0.36%0.92%
Scotch-Irish3050.90%, see rank0.74%0.99%
Scottish1,5024.43%, see rank4.51%1.72%
Subsaharan African480.14%, see rank0.42%0.95%
Swedish1,6604.89%, see rank3.94%1.27%
Swiss3761.11%, see rank1.23%0.30%
Ukrainian340.10%, see rank0.11%0.31%
American1,4904.39%, see rank6.19%7.12%
Welsh7502.21%, see rank2.04%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 16,466 (48.53%, see rank)
Females: 17,466 (51.47%, see rank)

Cottonwood Heights, UT
Male: 48.53%
Female: 51.47%
Male: 50.27%
Female: 49.73%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Cottonwood Heights, UT
35.60 years old
29.90 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Cottonwood Heights, UT
35.70 years old
29.40 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Cottonwood Heights, UT
35.50 years old
30.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Cottonwood Heights, UT% of the Total PopulationUtahU.S.
Under 5 years2,4107.10%, see rank9.00%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,2446.61%, see rank8.89%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,2516.63%, see rank8.51%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,8305.39%, see rank7.76%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,7408.07%, see rank8.37%7.13%
25 to 34 years5,13515.13%, see rank15.49%13.47%
35 to 44 years4,04811.93%, see rank12.62%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,43513.07%, see rank10.72%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,28912.64%, see rank9.14%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,9008.55%, see rank5.41%7.64%
75 to 84 1,1803.48%, see rank2.97%4.25%
85 years and over4701.39%, see rank1.13%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Cottonwood Heights, UTUtahU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population22,457, 100%1,642,728209,056,129
Less Than High School751, 3.34%, see rank8.98%13.67%
High School Graduate3,865, 17.21%, see rank23.27%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree7,336, 32.67%, see rank37.10%29.09%
Bachelor Degree6,902, 30.73%, see rank20.48%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree3,603, 16.04%, see rank10.17%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#14.87, see rank13.9113.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Cottonwood Heights, UT UtahU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,28168.15%31.85%71.04%28.96%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,48989.22%, see rank10.78%, see rank94.69%5.31%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,65891.31%, see rank8.69%, see rank94.74%5.26%90.60%9.40%
College2,27982.93%, see rank17.07%, see rank73.63%26.37%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School45365.34%, see rank34.66%, see rank68.45%31.55%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Cottonwood Heights, UTUtahU.S.
Total Households12,042, 100%896,194116,211,092
Average Household Size2.82, see rank3.142.63
1 Person Households2,348, 19.50%, see rank19.46%27.57%
2 or More Person Households9,694, 80.50%, see rank80.54%72.43%
Family Households (Families)9,149, 75.98%, see rank75.14%66.22%
Average Family Size3.29, see rank3.713.32
Married-Couple Family7,545, 62.66%, see rank61.34%48.42%
Nonfamily Households2,893, 24.02%, see rank24.86%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Cottonwood Heights, UT%UtahU.S.
15 Years and Over Total27,027see rank2,103,597252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over13,163100%, see rank1,049,058123,281,364
Never Married3,83429.13%, see rank32.08%35.77%
Married8,25062.68%, see rank58.10%52.04%
Widowed1501.14%, see rank1.71%2.57%
Divorced9297.06%, see rank8.11%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over13,864100%, see rank1,054,539129,692,771
Never Married3,41324.62%, see rank26.08%29.48%
Married8,36260.31%, see rank57.87%49.19%
Widowed6444.65%, see rank5.83%9.16%
Divorced1,44510.42%, see rank10.21%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Cottonwood Heights, UT%UtahU.S.
Native31,28192.19%, see rank91.61%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence19,84258.48%, see rank62.05%58.73%
Born in Different State10,92332.19%, see rank28.57%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
5161.52%, see rank0.99%1.42%
Foreign Born2,6517.81%, see rank8.39%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1,6664.91%, see rank2.96%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship9852.90%, see rank5.42%7.09%
Born In Europe5941.75%, see rank0.89%1.53%
Born In Asia1,5214.48%, see rank1.62%3.82%
Born In Africa390.11%, see rank0.24%0.55%
Born In Oceania1040.31%, see rank0.32%0.07%
Born In Latin America3330.98%, see rank5.02%6.83%
Born In Northern America600.18%, see rank0.29%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Cottonwood Heights, UT%UtahU.S.
English10,25885.19%, see rank82.71%79.39%
Spanish4954.11%, see rank10.57%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages7095.89%, see rank3.30%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages5354.44%, see rank2.59%3.36%
Other450.37%, see rank0.84%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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