Learn about Cottonwood Heights, Utah. Below you can find community information, including vital statistics, information on local schools as well as resources for finding real estate listings and homes for sale in Cottonwood Heights.

Cottonwood Heights UtahThe City Between The Canyons

Cottonwood heights is in a highly unique location. We have ready access to medical facilities, fire, police and a vast variety of business establishments. We can readily access the freeway system, the major ski resorts and we are only about 15 to 20 minutes away from major events and destinations anywhere in the valley. While at the same time most of us enjoy beautiful views of the mountains to the East and/or overlooking the valley to the North, West and South. As one resident continually insists: “We have a wonderful location here!”

Cottonwood Heights Utah Map


  • Population (year 2000): 27,569
  • Males: 13,913 (50.5%), Females: 13,656 (49.5%)
  • Median resident age: 32.4 years
  • Median household income: $62,814 (year 2000)
  • Median house value: $190,000 (year 2000)

Job Outlook

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (17.9%), Retail trade (12.3%), professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.6%).