Demographics

2019 Population, Age, and Income

 


  • Population estimate: 48,587
  • Median age: 33.2 years
  • Median household income: $115,618
  • Average household income: $149,514
(Source: U.S. Census Bureau— QuickFacts Table)

2019 Households 


  • Average Household Size: 3.32 persons
  • Total Households: 13,542
  • Owner Occupied: 10,834
  • Renter Occupied: 2,708
  • Median Home Price: $435,200
  • Median Rental Rate: $1,386
(Source: U.S. Census Bureau— QuickFacts Table)

2019 Education


  • 95.0% of residents age 25 years + are high school graduates or higher. 
  • 50.1% of Draper residents age 25 years+ have a bachelor's degree or higher. 
(Source: U.S. Census Bureau— QuickFacts Table)

2018 Labor Force


  • Total Draper Employment: 38,394
  • Average Number of Firms: 2,576
(Source: Utah Department of Workforce Services, 2018 LMI Report)

2018 Largest Draper Employers


 Company Name   Number of Employees
 eBay 1,000-1,999
 State of Utah 1,000-1,999
 Healthequity 1,000-1,999
 Edwards Lifesciences 1,000-1,999
 Prog Finance 500-999
 Swire Pacific Holdings 500-999
 Credit Corp Solutions 500-999
 1-800-Contacts 500-999
 Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction 500-999
 Cox Automotive Corp 500-999
(Source: Utah Department of Workforce Services, 2018 LMI Report)

2019 Employment Area Population (US Census Bureau)

Area Population
Salt Lake City
200,567
Salt Lake County
1,160,437
Utah County
636,235

Recreation


Draper City has more than 100 miles of city and mountain trails.


The city preserved 4,077 acres of open space in the foothills of Draper, known as the Corner Canyon Regional Park (1,021 acres), at Little Valley (142 acres) and in the Suncrest area (2,914 acres). Draper is located 20 minutes from world-class skiing at Alta, Snowbird, Brighton and Solitude, and is just a 45-minute drive from Park City, Deer Valley and Canyons Ski Resorts. In addition, Draper is known as one of the best paragliding sites in the world.

Taxes


Sales Tax: 7.25%


  • The property tax rate levied by Draper City is 0.001227.
  • The current property tax for the TRSSD area is 0.000501.

Geography


Draper City is the tenth (10th) largest city in the state in land area.


Draper City encompasses 30.3 square miles. The city is located in the southeast corner of the Salt Lake Valley, set against the Wasatch Mountain Range.

Location


  • 19 miles south of downtown Salt Lake City
  • 29 miles north of downtown Provo
  • 23 miles south of Salt Lake International Airport
  • 29 miles north of the Provo Airport
(Source: U.S. Census Bureau— QuickFacts Table)