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    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
    grade C
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B+
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
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  12. Commute
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Provo is a city in Utah with a population of 116,403. Provo is in Utah County and is one of the best places to live in Utah. Living in Provo offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Provo there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Provo and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Provo are above average.

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About Provo...
Population
116,403

Home Listings

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$271,300
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$877
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    60%
  • Own
    40%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    65.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    37.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    11.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    139.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,259.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    109.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    37%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    5%
  • 55-64 years
    5%
  • 65+ years
    6%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    35%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

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