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, Park City has a very low population density. Park City is perfect for those who like a quiet city.
Park City, UT is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 10/10 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. Park City has a population density of 868, with 8,191 current residents.
Out of the 8,191 current residents, 54% are male and 46% are female. 57% of the residents are married and 43% are single.
- 63% Sun
- 20% Rain
- 127% Snow
40°F average temperature
- 18 years Median home age
- $498,170 Median home price
- -4.71% Home appreciation rate
- 5.48% Annual property tax
As for living in Park City, the air quality is 96% and the weather, on average, is 63% sunny, 20% rainy, and 127% snowy. The average temperature is 40°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Park City, you should know that 24% of homes are owned while 14.7% of homes are rented, and 61.3% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $498,170, the median age of homes is 18 years, the annual home appreciation is -4.71% and the annual property tax is 5.48%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)2
When looking at the community of Park City, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Park City’s crime rate is 2 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Park City is 37 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 56.71% Democratic, 41.38% Republican, and 1.91% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:16
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
88%High school diploma
5%Some college or associates degree
17%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Park City, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 6.70% of residents are unemployed in Park City (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Park City residents: 20% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 16.58% are in the arts and sciences field, 26.7% are in the customer service field, 20.7% are in the sales field, 0.21% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 9.1% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 6.8% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:16. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 87.56%, 5.24% of residents have an associate’s degree, 35.14% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 16.50% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Park City, you should be aware that the average commute time is 19 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Park City have a few different options. 64% of commuters use their own cars, 13% of commuters carpool, 4% of commuters use the transit system, and 8% of residents work from home.