This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Mapleton has a very low population density. Mapleton is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Mapleton, UT is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 9/10 and an overall value of 9/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Mapleton has a population density of 867, with 8,004 current residents.
Out of the 8,004 current residents, 50% are male and 50% are female. 67% of the residents are married and 33% are single.
- 62% Sun
- 19% Rain
- 51% Snow
56°F average temperature
- 15 years Median home age
- $308,580 Median home price
- -7.22% Home appreciation rate
- 5.29% Annual property tax
As for living in Mapleton, the air quality is 23% and the weather, on average, is 62% sunny, 19% rainy, and 51% snowy. The average temperature is 56°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Mapleton, you should know that 90.3% of homes are owned while 7.9% of homes are rented, and 1.8% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $308,580, the median age of homes is 15 years, the annual home appreciation is -7.22% and the annual property tax is 5.29%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)1
When looking at the community of Mapleton, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Mapleton’s crime rate is 1 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Mapleton is 27 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 18.80% Democratic, 77.71% Republican, and 3.49% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:22
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
92%High school diploma
11%Some college or associates degree
7%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Mapleton, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 5.80% of residents are unemployed in Mapleton (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Mapleton residents: 14% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 17.87% are in the arts and sciences field, 11.4% are in the customer service field, 30.1% are in the sales field, 0.42% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 11.8% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 14.5% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:22. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 92.34%, 10.52% of residents have an associate’s degree, 18.83% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 7.01% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Mapleton, you should be aware that the average commute time is 26 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Mapleton have a few different options. 76% of commuters use their own cars, 12% of commuters carpool, 1% of commuters use the transit system, and 10% of residents work from home.