River Heights, Utah

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Population in 2013: 1,852 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +23.8%
 
Males: 911  (49.2%)
Females: 941  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  30.4 years
Utah median age:  30.2 years

Zip codes: 84321.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $64,913 (it was $53,750 in 2000)
River Heights:

$64,913
UT:

$59,770

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,324 (it was $24,068 in 2000)

River Heights city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $209,930 (it was $150,700 in 2000)
River Heights:

$209,930
UT:

$211,400

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $234,361; Detached houses: $239,381; Townhouses or other attached units: $151,907

Median gross rent in 2013: $820.

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  • Races in River Heights, UT (2010)

    River Heights races chart
    • 1,61293.0%White alone
    • 673.9%Hispanic
    • 301.7%Asian alone
    • 150.9%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

Races in River Heights detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in River Heights: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (22.2%), German (12.5%), Danish (10.4%), Irish (5.4%), United States (4.8%), Swedish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4560 feet

Land area: 0.58 square miles.

Population density: 3,199 people per square mile   (average).

River Heights,UT real estate house value index trend

River Heights, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in River Heights:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in River Heights city:

  • Never married: 24.5%
  • Now married: 67.2%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

70 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

3.7%
Utah:

8.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,172 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,229 (0.6%)

River Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Ogden, UT (35.1 miles , pop. 77,226).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (377.2 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (567.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Logan, UT (1.1 miles ), Providence, UT (1.2 miles ), Millville, UT (1.7 miles ), North Logan, UT (1.9 miles ), Nibley, UT (2.0 miles ), Hyde Park, UT (2.3 miles ), Benson, UT (2.4 miles ), Hyrum, UT (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 41.72 N, Longitude: 111.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 435

River Heights household income distribution River Heights home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.2%
Utah:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +252 (+20.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)

Work and jobs in River Heights: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in River Heights, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

River Heights-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Utah state average. It is 266% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 205.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 191.3 miles away from River Heights center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 307.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 39.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 84.9 miles away from River Heights center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 398.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cache County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
River Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near River Heights:

  • COMMUNITY NURSING SERVICE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 1 miles away; PROVIDENCE, UT)
  • ACCESS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LOGAN, UT)
  • HOSPICE ALLIANCE OF UTAH (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LOGAN, UT)
  • SUNSHINE TERRACE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LOGAN, UT)
  • SUNSHINE TERRACE FOUNDATION (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOGAN, UT)
  • CACHE VALLEY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOGAN, UT)
  • IHC HOME CARE AT LOGAN (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; LOGAN, UT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to River Heights:

  • Utah State University (about 2 miles; Logan, UT; Full-time enrollment: 21,131)
  • Weber State University (about 38 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 67 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • University of Utah (about 67 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Westminster College (about 69 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Western Governors University (about 72 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 74 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)

Public high school in River Heights:

  • CACHE VALLEY YOUTH CENTER (YIC) (Location: 520 SOUTH 500 EAST; Grades: 07 - 12)

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Cache County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 91.2. This is worse than average.

City:

91.2
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 12.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.63
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in River Heights and their reported violations in the past:

RIVER HEIGHTS CITY (Population served: 1,665, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Hook-up/Extension Ban (NOV-03-1995), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-1995), St Hook-up/Extension Ban (DEC-16-1996)
  • 89 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.1 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  82.9%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.1%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

River Heights compared to Utah state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Utah average:

10.5

River Heights travel time to work - commute River Heights mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (92%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for River Heights city (based on Cache County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other93,104290
Catholic3,3081
Evangelical Protestant1,59617
Mainline Protestant8434
None13,805-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Cache County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Cache County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Cache County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

3.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.9%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cache County:

24.1%
Utah:

23.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$987
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$4,380
Streets and Highways 1$3,824$45,8880$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$412
Water Supply 1$5,834$70,0080$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$859
Totals for Government 2$9,658$57,94815$6,638

River Heights government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $633,000 ($341.79)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($42.12)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $147,000 ($79.37)
    Water Utilities: $135,000 ($72.89)
    Regular Highways: $128,000 ($69.11)
    Central Staff Services: $99,000 ($53.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $77,000 ($41.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $40,000 ($21.60)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($10.26)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $18,000 ($9.72)
    General Public Buildings: $17,000 ($9.18)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($7.02)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $77,000 ($41.58)
    Police Protection: $11,000 ($5.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $131,000 ($70.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

River Heights government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $73,000 ($39.42)
    Sewerage: $73,000 ($39.42)
    All Other: $11,000 ($5.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($2.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $34,000 ($18.36)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($9.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $181,000 ($97.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $94,000 ($50.76)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $110,000 ($59.40)
    Property: $53,000 ($28.62)
    Public Utilities: $32,000 ($17.28)
    NEC: $4,000 ($2.16)

River Heights government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $839,000 ($453.02)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $839,000 ($453.02)

River Heights government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $994,000 ($536.72)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $12,000 ($6.48)

7.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,476 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
Utah average:

6.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.88% ($25,296 average AGI)
from Utah County, UT  0.50% ($25,420)
from Box Elder County, UT  0.50% ($28,520)


8.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
Utah average:

6.46%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($230 average AGI)
Cache County:

0.07%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Salt Lake County, UT  1.22% ($27,919 average AGI)
to Davis County, UT  0.58% ($36,618)
to Utah County, UT  0.53% ($34,806)

Strongest AM radio stations in River Heights:

  • KLGN (1390 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNU (610 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KSOS (800 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KXOL (1660 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KANN (1120 AM; 10 kW; ROY, UT; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KLO (1430 AM; 10 kW; OGDEN, UT; Owner: KLO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZNS (1280 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in River Heights:

  • KRAR (106.9 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLZX (95.9 FM; WESTON, ID; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO INC)
  • KJQN (100.7 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KVFX (94.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KUSU-FM (91.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE UNIV. OF AGRI. & APP. SCI)
  • K220HI (91.9 FM; CLARKSTON, UT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBNZ (104.9 FM; TREMONTON, UT; Owner: 3 POINT MEDIA - UTAH, LLC)
  • KYFO-FM (95.5 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KUSR (89.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE UIV. OF AGRICULTURAL)
  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUDD (107.9 FM; ROY, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around River Heights:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KCVB-CA (Channel 12; LOGAN, UT; Owner: CACHE VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUTH (Channel 12; LOGAN, UT; Owner: LOGAN 12, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 5,448Total average daily traffic
  • 163Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,130Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Christopher b Page, 1150 South 100 West (274961) (Lat: 41.713528 Lon: -111.833389), Type: 25.9, Overall height: 24.4 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE SUITE 700
  • Lottie L Thompson, 1150 South 100 West (274961) (Lat: 41.713528 Lon: -111.833389), Type: 25.9, Structure height: 49005 m, Overall height: 24.4 m
    Registrant: 8472401508, , 1101 PERIMETER DRIVE SUITE 700

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in River Heights)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$164,3867$167,80147$186,0061$93,3502$192,620
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$150,2404$208,8930$01$85,140
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$159,4009$204,1360$01$175,060
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$91,0600$05$203,7660$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$187,0800$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0011.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$220,3003$273,433
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$181,9302$178,015
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$130,960
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0011.02

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