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Eagle Mountain City is a master-planned community that captures a neighborhood feel in the midst of Utah’s urban corridor. Eagle Mountain sits just 40 miles southwest of Salt Lake City and 30 miles northwest of Provo, Utah at the western base of the Lake Mountains. The historic Pony Express Trail runs through the city.
Since its incorporation in December 1996, the city’s population has grown from 250 residents to a projected 55,000 by the end of 2022, becoming one of the state’s fastest-growing communities. We are the third-largest city geographically in the state of Utah.
Eagle Mountain residents enjoy quiet, safe neighborhoods with plenty of open space where families can play and spend time together. The city’s master plan includes more than 30 miles of jogging, bike, and horse trails, connecting Eagle Mountain’s residential developments. We invite you to experience all that Eagle Mountain has to offer.
Incorporated: December 3, 1996
Total land area: 50 square miles
GPS Coordinates at City Hall: 40.3092689, -112.0119601
Population: 55,000 est.
Median Age: 19
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 32.9%
Source: U.S. Census ACS
Median Household Income: $83,290
Median Home Price: $450,700
Persons per Household: 4.4
Source: U.S. Census ACS
Eagle Mountain City is a fast-growing community with many new homes being built. Even with the high-growth, we have set aside large areas of open space, developed numerous quality parks, established great sporting programs, and protected the environment around us. It is well-known that Eagle Mountain City homes are more affordable, but utilities, services, and other costs of living are also noticeably less than most areas. Eagle Mountain City is proud of its ability to provide for its residents and deliver quality services.
Throughout the city, established businesses thrive as the city continues to grow. With projections not showing any signs of growth slowing, we anticipate many more companies, small and large, will locate here. These include data centers near the Facebook Data Center facility, high-tech manufacturing, and other diverse industries taking advantage of all that Eagle Mountain City has to offer.
Employees of companies locating in Eagle Mountain will enjoy our extensive trail systems, fantastic restaurants, clean air, and exciting events. With diverse housing options and a wonderful quality of life, Eagle Mountain City invites those coming here for work opportunities to consider making our community your home as well.
Day and night, Eagle Mountain City has wonderful recreation options. Do you like to hike, bike, run or ride OHVs? We have over 80 miles of trails through scenic landscape for you to enjoy. Do your kids need somewhere to let out energy and have some fun with friends? Dozens of parks, including specialty parks with ziplines, splash pads, and more are scattered throughout the city. Looking for a night out? Try one of our restaurants, participate in various community and arts activities, or do some stargazing thanks to our Dark Skies Ordinance.
Our tremendous growth is accompanied by careful planning that is ensuring nice amenities, plenty of open space, and the protection of natural features for generations to come.