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-Attractive setting
-Educated population
-Future job growth


-Rising living costs
-Some air quality issues
-Growth and sprawl

What Bert Has To Say About Provo-Orem Metro Area

Provo is at the south end of a long complex of cities, towns and suburbs extending in both directions from Salt Lake City. Home to Brigham Young University, with 32,000 students, Provo has a strong college-town feel. Orem, just north, is a suburban family community. Provo and Orem are clean and relatively modern in look and feel but traditional in values and culture. There is some industry and commercial development in the immediate area, mostly high tech and service firms.


Small city complex/College town located in North-central Utah at the south end of the greater Salt Lake City area See local real estate
Country:United States
State: Utah
County:Utah, Juab, ... 2 total
Metro Area:Provo-Orem Metro Area
Real Estate:For Sale  For Rent

City:Provo, Orem, ... 35 total
Zip Codes: 84043, 84604, ... 26 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 4227 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Provo-Orem

    The unemployment rate in Provo-Orem Metro Area is 3.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Provo-Orem Metro Area jobs have Increased by 4.32 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Provo-Orem Metro Area's cost of living is 5.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Provo-Orem Metro Area's population is 585,799 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 118.08 percent.
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Provo-Orem Metro Area is $230,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 23.53%.
    Provo-Orem Metro Area public schools spend $7,137 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.8 students per teacher in Provo-Orem Metro Area.

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