Provo, UT Population

By | July 1, 2019

Population: 105,166. Estimated population in July 2020: 113,459 (+7.9% change)
Males: 50,572 (48.1%), Females: 54,594 (51.9%)

The city of Provo is located in Utah County, Utah. See Countryaah.com for alphabetical list of all cities in Utah, including top 10 cities by population and area of Utah.

Zip codes: 84601, 84604, 84606.

Median resident age: 22.9 years
Median household income: $34,313
Median house value: $149,700

Races in Provo:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.0%)
  • Hispanic (10.5%)
  • Other race (5.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (30.5%), German (11.6%), Danish (7.3%), Scottish (4.9%), Irish (4.7%), United States (4.6%).

Elevation: 4549 feet

Land area: 39.6 square miles

Map of Provo, UT

Population

For population 25 years and over in Provo

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 35.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Provo city

  • Never married: 47.2%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 3.9%

9.6% Foreign born (6.1% Latin America, 1.5% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +17,893 (+20.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers in Provo:

  • UTAH STATE HOSPITAL-PSYCHIATRIC (1300 EAST CENTER STREET PO BOX 270)
  • UTAH VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (1034 NORTH 500 WEST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Provo:

  • OREM COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; OREM, UT)
  • TIMPANOGOS REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; OREM, UT)
  • AMERICAN FORK HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; AMERICAN FORK, UT)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Provo:

  • PROVO MUNI (about 5 miles; PROVO, UT; Abbreviation: PVU)
  • SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 43 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Abbreviation: SLC)
  • HILL AFB (about 64 miles; OGDEN, UT; Abbreviation: HIF)

Other public-use airports nearest to Provo:

  • SPANISH FORK-SPRINGVILLE (about 8 miles; SPANISH FORK, UT; Abbreviation: U77)
  • HEBER CITY MUNI – RUSS MCDONALD FIELD (about 23 miles; HEBER, UT; Abbreviation: 36U)
  • JAKE GARN (about 25 miles; EAGLE MOUNTAIN, UT; Abbreviation: 17U)
Amtrak station:
PROVO (600 SOUTH & 3OO WEST). Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/Universities in Provo:

  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (Full-time enrollment: 29,977; Location: MAIN CAMPUS; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.byu.edu; Offers Doctor’s degree)
  • PROVO COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 462; Location: 1450 W 820 N; Private, for-profit)
  • AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL-DENTAL TECHNOLOGY (Full-time enrollment: 360; Location: 1675 N 200 W BLDG 3A; Private, for-profit; Website: www.americaninstitute.net)
  • VON CURTIS ACADEMY OF HAIR DESIGN (Full-time enrollment: 247; Location: 480 N 900 E; Private, for-profit)
  • STEVENS-HENAGER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS-PROVO (Full-time enrollment: 242; Location: 25 E 1700 S; Private, for-profit)
  • BON LOSEE ACADEMY OF HAIR ARTISTRY (Full-time enrollment: 149; Location: 2230 N UNIVERSITY PKWY; Private, for-profit; Website: www.bonlosee.com)
  • UTAH CONTRACTORS SCHOOL (Location: 241 W CENTER; Private, for-profit)
  • UTAH VALLEY HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF RADIOLOGIC TECHN (Location: 1034 N FIFTH W ST; Private, not-for-profit)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Provo:

  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 5 miles; OREM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 14,182)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 34 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 34 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,021)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 38 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 19,866)
  • SNOW COLLEGE (about 62 miles; EPHRAIM, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,632)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 69 miles; OGDEN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 12,112)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 98 miles; LOGAN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 16,384)

Schools

Public high schools in Provo:

  • PROVO HIGH (Students: 1,832; Location: 1125 N UNIVERSITY AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • TIMPVIEW HIGH (Students: 1,662; Location: 3570 N 650 E; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • INDEPENDENCE HIGH (Students: 337; Location: 636 N INDEPENDENCE AVE; Grades: 08 – 12)
  • SLATE CANYON DTN HOME (Students: 50; Location: 1991 S STATE; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • CENTER FOR HS STUDIES (Students: 15; Location: 243 E 2320 N; Grades: 10 – 12)

Private high schools in Provo:

  • MERIDIAN SCHOOL (Students: 204; Location: 931 EAST 300 NORTH; Grades: PK – 12)
  • PROVO CANYON SCHOOL (Students: 201; Location: 4501 N. UNIVERSITY AVENUE; Grades: 7 – 12)
  • HERITAGE CENTER (Students: 133; Location: PO BOX 105; Grades: 7 – 12)
  • DISCOVERY ACADEMY (Students: 68; Location: 105 N 500 W; Grades: 9 – 12)

Biggest public primary/middle schools in Provo:

  • WESTRIDGE ELEM SCH (Students: 778; Location: 1720 W 1460 N; Grades: KG – 06)
  • CENTENNIAL MIDDLE (Students: 710; Location: 305 E 2320 N; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • DIXON MIDDLE (Students: 651; Location: 750 W 200 N; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • SUNSET VIEW ELEM SCH (Students: 634; Location: 525 S 1600 W; Grades: KG – 06)
  • FARRER MIDDLE (Students: 605; Location: 100 N 600 E; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • AMELIA EARHART ELEM SCH (Students: 598; Location: 2585 W 200 S; Grades: KG – 06)
  • TIMPANOGOS ELEM SCH (Students: 597; Location: 449 N 500 W; Grades: KG – 06)
  • ROCK CANYON ELEM SCH (Students: 584; Location: 2405 N 650 E; Grades: KG – 06)
  • FRANKLIN ELEM SCH (Students: 569; Location: 350 S 600 W; Grades: KG – 06)
  • CANYON CREST ELEM SCH (Students: 551; Location: 4664 N CANYON RD; Grades: KG – 06)

Private primary/middle schools in Provo:

  • MILESTONE LEARNING CENTER INC (Students: 128; Location: 1165 S 180 E; Grades: PK – KG)
  • ADVENTURE TIME PRESCHOOL (Students: 50; Location: 731 COLUMBIA LANE; Grades: PK – KG)
  • PROVO S D A SCHOOL (Students: 14; Location: 255 SOUTH 700 EAST; Grades: 1 – 8)

Libraries

Library in Provo:

  • PROVO CITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,974,588; Location: 425 WEST CENTER STREET; 178,701 books; 8,823 audio materials; 7,727 video materials; 352 serial subscriptions)