Cottonwood Heights, UT Demographics

The total population of Cottonwood Heights is estimated to be 33,257 with 16,467 males (49.51%) and 16,790 females (50.49%). There are 323 more females than males in Cottonwood Heights.
The median household income in Cottonwood Heights was $107,707 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 425(0.39%) from $108,132 in 2020. This income is 144.37% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Cottonwood Heights sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $137,112. Overall, the median household income for the city of Cottonwood Heights stands at $107,707.
In Cottonwood Heights, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $61,021 for males and $40,408 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $85,842 for males and $62,578 for females.
In Cottonwood Heights, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 4 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Black or African American households have the highest median household income at $150,258, while Two or More Races households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $98,465.
In 2022, the population of Cottonwood Heights was 32,420, a 1.35% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Cottonwood Heights's population was 32,865, a decline of 1.90% compared to a population of 33,502 in 2020.
The median age in Cottonwood Heights, UT is 39.6, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 17.89% were under the age of 15, 18.47% aged 15 to 29, 46.66% aged 30 to 64, 15.28% aged 65 to 84, and 1.70% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Cottonwood Heights population: 91.38% are White, 0.38% are Black or African American, 0.21% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 2.44% are Asian, 0.35% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 1.32% are some other race and 3.91% are multiracial.