Highland, Utah

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Population in 2019: 19,175 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +134.6%
Males: 9,803  (51.1%)
Females: 9,372  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

24.4 years
Utah median age:

31.2 years

Zip codes: 84003.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $148,567 (it was $80,053 in 2000)
Highland:

$148,567
UT:

$75,780

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $45,532 (it was $19,614 in 2000)

Highland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $663,643 (it was $249,500 in 2000)
Highland:

$663,643
UT:

$330,300

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $637,731; detached houses: $631,445; townhouses or other attached units: $755,805

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,761.

March 2019 cost of living index in Highland: 88.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 2.7%
(2.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Highland, UT (2019)
    • 18,41793.6%White alone
    • 3081.6%Hispanic
    • 2351.2%Asian alone
    • 1710.9%Black alone
    • 1260.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1160.6%Two or more races
    • 730.4%Other race alone
    • 390.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Highland, Utah as of September 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Highland is 2,631 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: English (30.8%), European (16.6%), American (5.8%), German (5.7%), Danish (4.3%), British (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5000 feet

Land area: 6.96 square miles.

Population density: 2,755 people per square mile   (average).

Highland, Utah map

452 residents are foreign born (0.7% Latin America, 0.4% Europe, 0.4% North America, 0.3% Oceania).

This city:

2.3%
Utah:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,976 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,964 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Orem, UT (9.7 miles , pop. 84,324).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (346.4 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (476.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Cedar Hills, UT (1.4 miles ),
American Fork, UT (1.6 miles ),
Alpine, UT (1.7 miles ),
Lehi, UT (1.9 miles ),
Pleasant Grove, UT (2.2 miles ),
Lindon, UT (2.6 miles ),
Draper, UT (2.8 miles ),
Vineyard, UT (2.9 miles)

Latitude: 40.42 N, Longitude: 111.79 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,893 (-19.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,015 (24.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 801

Distribution of median household income in Highland, UT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Highland, UT in 2019
Highland satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
Utah:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +3,070 (+60.2%).
Most common industries in Highland, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.3%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Construction (10.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (13.7%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.2%)
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Construction (4.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Highland, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Top executives (5.5%)
  • Computer specialists (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (8.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Computer specialists (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Engineers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Child care workers (4.3%)

Average climate in Highland, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Highland, Utah average temperatures Highland, Utah average precipitation Highland, Utah humidity Highland, Utah wind speed Highland, Utah snowfall Highland, Utah sunshine Highland, Utah clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.159. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.159
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.27. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.357. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.357
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.91. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.91
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 0.0122. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0122
U.S.:

0.0098

Earthquake activity:

Highland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 2207% 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 292.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 300.4 miles away from Highland center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 273.1 miles away from Highland center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 115.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2020 at 13:09:31, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 7.4 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 27.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 360.9 miles away from Highland 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 Utah County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Landslides: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Highland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Highland:

  • AMERICAN FORK DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
  • UTAH STATE DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
  • HERITAGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
  • DIGNITY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
  • AMERICAN FORK HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
  • LONE PEAK DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; AMERICAN FORK, UT)
  • MEDALLION SUPPORTED LIVING (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LEHI, UT)

Amtrak station near Highland:

  • 16 miles: PROVO (600 SOUTH & 3OO WEST) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highland:

  • Utah Valley University (about 11 miles; Orem, UT; Full-time enrollment: 24,403)
  • Brigham Young University-Provo (about 14 miles; Provo, UT; FT enrollment: 33,525)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 18 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 19 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Salt Lake Community College (about 20 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 20,797)
  • Westminster College (about 22 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 24 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)

Public high schools in Highland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Highland:

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Churches in Highland include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Highland Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

HIGHLAND CITY (Population served: 15,066, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-31-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2010)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-25-2008), St Public Notif requested (SEP-25-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-17-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-22-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2005)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 237 regular monitoring violations
CEDAR HILLS TOWN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 10,066, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-10-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-06-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-16-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-16-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 16 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

4.4 people
Utah:

3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

94.6%
Whole state:

75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

1.0%
Whole state:

4.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Highland (2011 data):

  • Bank of American Fork: Highland Branch at 5405 West 11000 North, branch established on 1995/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $890.2 mil, Deposits: $781.2 mil, headquarters in American Fork, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: People's Utah Bancorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Highland-Alpine Branch at 11000 North Street, branch established on 1997/11/17. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Highland:

Marital status in Highland, UT
  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 64.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 1.6%
  • Divorced: 2.5%

For population 25 years and over in Highland:

  • High school or higher: 98.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Utah average:

10.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Highland
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Religion statistics for Highland, UT (based on Utah County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other459,8471,303
Catholic6,7924
Evangelical Protestant2,54026
Mainline Protestant4236
Black Protestant2111
None46,751-
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: 43
Here:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 90
Here:

1.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 146
Utah County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Utah County:

5.4%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.5%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.2%
State:

48.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Highland:

51.0%
Utah:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.8%
Utah:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.5%
Utah:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Highland:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Highland:

33.1%
Utah:

31.9%

General health condition:
This city:

59.9%
Utah:

57.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.1%
Utah:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Highland, UT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$20,270$60,8100$0
Parks and Recreation 3$11,224$44,8965$2,702
Streets and Highways 3$15,695$62,7800$0
Other Government Administration 3$18,666$74,6646$6,590
Water Supply 2$8,797$52,7820$0
Sewerage 2$8,328$49,9680$0
Local Libraries 1$4,785$57,4207$6,455
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$5,644
Totals for Government 18$87,765$58,51021$21,391

Highland government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $314,000 ($16.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000 ($2.19)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,951,000 ($101.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,869,000 ($97.47)
    Sewerage: $1,660,000 ($86.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,257,000 ($65.55)
    Natural Resources - Other: $823,000 ($42.92)
    Regular Highways: $816,000 ($42.56)
    Central Staff Services: $690,000 ($35.98)
    General - Other: $596,000 ($31.08)
    Water Utilities: $549,000 ($28.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $428,000 ($22.32)
    Libraries: $381,000 ($19.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $258,000 ($13.46)
    Financial Administration: $258,000 ($13.46)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $185,000 ($9.65)
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000 ($7.98)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $76,000 ($3.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $280,000 ($14.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $563,000 ($29.36)
    Regular Highways: $334,000 ($17.42)
    Water Utilities: $89,000 ($4.64)
    Central Staff Services: $77,000 ($4.02)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($0.31)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($0.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,028,000 ($105.76)

Highland government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $3,920,000 ($204.43)
    Sewerage: $2,013,000 ($104.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $365,000 ($19.04)
    Natural Resources - Other: $270,000 ($14.08)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $203,000 ($10.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $198,000 ($10.33)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $301,000 ($15.70)
    Special Assessments: $283,000 ($14.76)
    Interest Earnings: $256,000 ($13.35)
    Fines and Forfeits: $165,000 ($8.60)
    General Revenue - Other: $157,000 ($8.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $879,000 ($45.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,208,000 ($63.00)
    Other: $608,000 ($31.71)
    General Local Government Support: $16,000 ($0.83)
  • Tax - Property: $2,236,000 ($116.61)
    Public Utilities Sales: $963,000 ($50.22)
    Other License: $594,000 ($30.98)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($0.57)

Highland government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,254,000 ($691.21)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,024,000 ($627.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,252,000 ($65.29)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,000 ($1.15)

Highland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,227,000 ($116.14)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,756,000 ($665.24)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,000 ($0.21)

6.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,447 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Utah average:

7.04%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($636 average AGI)
Utah County:

0.04%
Utah average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Salt Lake County, UT  1.84% ($57,427 average AGI)
from Davis County, UT  0.31% ($54,501)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.23% ($90,684)


7.05% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,931 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.05%
Utah average:

6.65%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,213 average AGI)
Utah County:

0.12%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Salt Lake County, UT  2.26% ($50,623 average AGI)
to Davis County, UT  0.30% ($49,422)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.21% ($47,713)
Businesses in Highland, UT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Domino's Pizza1Nike1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1UPS2
Jones New York1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Highland:

  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWDZ (910 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOVO (960 AM; 5 kW; PROVO, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KBJA (1640 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • KFNZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMRI (1550 AM; 10 kW; WEST VALLEY CITY, UT; Owner: KMRI RADIO, LLC)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Highland:

  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KENZ (107.5 FM; OREM, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZHT (94.9 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K217CL (91.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: STOCKTON CHRISTIAN LIFE COLLEGE, INC)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSP-FM (103.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KODJ (94.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUER-FM (90.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KBYU-FM (89.1 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Highland:

  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K59GS (Channel 59; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUPX (Channel 16; PROVO, UT; Owner: PAXSON SALT LAKE CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCBU (Channel 32; PROVO, UT; Owner: GARY M. COCOLA FAMILY TRUST, GARY M. COCOLA TRUSTEE)
  • KEJT-LP (Channel 48; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KULC (Channel 9; OGDEN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KUED (Channel 7; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
Highland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Highland fatal accident list:

Mar 12, 2018 08:54 PM, Sr-92, Alpine Highway, Lat: 40.431942, Lon: -111.785181, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 2017 10:28 PM, Sr-92, Lat: 40.431897, Lon: -111.759861, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 25, 2015 06:53 PM, Highland Blvd, 11800 North, Lat: 40.446347, Lon: -111.816294, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 4, 2012 04:11 PM, Wildflower Ln, Lat: 40.457950, Lon: -111.800147, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 24, 2011 04:44 PM, Sr-92, 6000 W, Lat: 40.431803, Lon: -111.802756, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 19, 2003 08:15 PM, Sr-92, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 9, 2002 01:00 AM, Sr-92, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.9mTotal length
  • 1,895Total average daily traffic
  • 132Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,369Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 45.420500 Lon: -111.876583, Call Sign: WPSK513,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.262 MHz, Grant Date: 04/28/2021, Expiration Date: 05/31/2031, Certifier: Barry Edwards, Registrant: Highland City, 5400 West Civic Center Drive #100, 5400 West Civic Center Dr, Highland, UT 84003, Phone: (801) 772-4515, Fax: (801) 756-6903, Email:
  • 5378 W 11000 North (Lat: 40.432194 Lon: -111.786472), Call Sign: WPYM998,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz, Grant Date: 09/11/2003, Expiration Date: 09/11/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2013, Certifier: Heather Beattie, Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 14110 Stowe Drive, Poway, CA 92064, Phone: (858) 535-6015, Fax: (858) 452-7207, Email:
  • Lat: 40.420833 Lon: -111.788056, Call Sign: WQDY963,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.937 MHz, 458.937 MHz, Grant Date: 12/05/2005, Expiration Date: 12/05/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/06/2016, Certifier: Ryan Larsen, Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

313 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Highland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Highland)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED27$274,03373$301,807357$261,06512$139,4318$255,1500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$321,47511$311,52542$280,6482$228,0802$238,2850$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$316,85316$346,60789$363,7214$133,1951$210,2801$4,350
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$237,65213$267,37153$285,1033$163,4900$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$623,33514$312,6741$365,0601$367,3600$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.04 , 0102.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$312,6058$349,016
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$399,4483$291,560
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$296,8331$324,820
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$357,0900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0102.04 , 0102.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Highland, UT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Highland, UT - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 10. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 24 took place in 2013, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Highland, UT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (44.4%), and Structure Fires (39.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Highland, UT
    • 7544.4%Outside Fires
    • 6739.6%Structure Fires
    • 169.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 116.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Highland, UT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Highland, UT
  • 91.2%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Highland, UT
  • 89.5%Utility gas
  • 10.5%Electricity


Highland compared to Utah state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Highland on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses"
  • #9 (84003) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #13 (84003) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #33 (84003) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #67 (84003) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Welsh first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other adherents"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
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