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Provo, UT

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Provo is the third largest city in state of Utah, the county seat of Utah County and the principal city in the Provo-Orem metro area. In 2010, Forbes Magazine rated Provo one of the top 10 places to raise a family, and in 2013 Forbes ranked Provo #2 in its list of best places for business and careers. According to Bay Area Center for Voting Research, Provo is the most conservative city in the U.S. with a population over 100,000.

Apartments in Provo UT

$795-$1250

Allegro At Corner Canyon
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$841-$1176

Adagio At Corner Canyon
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$739-$1389

Pinnacle Highland
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$1200

$1200 One bedroom in Salt Lake City-Fort Union
Beds: 1
Baths: 1

$2950

$2950 Four bedroom in Salt Lake City-10522 7543 South 3500 E
Beds: 4
Baths: 3

$2000

$2000 Three bedroom in Salt Lake City-8017 South 3500 East
Beds: 3
Baths: 3

Key City Stats

The average age of Provo, UT is
22 to 24
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 13.78%
  • 6.09%
  • 3.86%
  • Female
  • 11.02%
  • 5.15%
  • 3.48%
$704
is average rent in Provo, UT
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 9.06%
  • 7.64%
  • 5.07%
27.54%
of units are available for rent in Provo
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 574
  • 197
  • 607
Getting Around in Provo, UT

The residents of Provo have lots of transportation options from the Utah Transit Authority’s extensive bus system to UTA’s commuter rail service. Amtrak’s Zephyr line provides service to the city with destinations to both Chicago and Emeryville, California on a daily basis. Provo International Airport offers daily flights on Allegiant Airlines to Phoenix, AZ, Oakland and Los Angeles California. For flights to other cities, the Provo resident can easily hop UTA’s commuter rail service to Salt Lake City.

86
Walk Score®
"Very Walkable"
45
Transit Score®
"Some Transit"
The average commuter time in Provo is:
10 to 14 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 2.65%
  • 5.21%
  • 1.02%

Brigham Young University

<p>BYU or Brigham Young University is the largest religious university in the United States, owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and is the third largest private university in the United States. It is also one of the most multi-lingual schools in the United States. Approximately 98% of BYU students are members of the LDS church. BYU's Cougars athletic teams compete in division 1 of the NCAA and have won 10 national championships.</p>

Provo City Library

<p>Built in 1892, the Provo City Library building was once the Brigham Young Academy and is featured on the National Register of Historic Places. The 16 million dollar facility contains more than 280,000 books, magazines and media. The Library also hosts summer reading programs, engagements for well-known authors, a literacy symposium and the popular "Fairy Tea" which is a formal tea party where young girls and some adults dress up as fairies.</p>

America's Freedom Festival

<p>America's Freedom Festival at Provo is held in conjunction with Independence Day. Past events have included the Stadium of fire, featuring artists such as Kelly Clarkson and Cirque de Soleil, the Freedom Run, a patriotic service, balloon launch and Grand Parade. In past years, the United States Department of Defense has broadcast parts of the festival to millions of servicemen and women serving abroad.</p>