Learn about Sunset, 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 Sunset.
The City was named Sunset because of the magnificent sunsets over the Great Salt Lake.
The town of Sunset is a small residential community that is located at the north end of Davis County between the Wasatch Mountain Range and the Great Salt Lake. It lies 25 miles north of Salt Lake CIty and 10 miles south of Ogden City. Hill Air Force Base, an Air Logistic Center, is directly east of the city and Weber County and Roy City on the north boundary. Clearfield and Clinton Cities are on the south and west boundaries.
Interstate 15 and SR-126 run adjacent to the city with SR-26 being considered the City’s Main Street, on which Sunset’s primary commercial district is located. The rails of the Union Pacific Railroad Seperate Sunset and Clinton to the west.
Sunset offers a variety of services within the City. It has one major food and drug center, along with a large business plaza offering a variety of shops and services. There are convenient stores; garages, pizza parlors, a cabinet shop, a bicycle shop, a meat market, a banking center, dentists, insurance brokers, a motel, barber & beauty shops and various other businesses and services.
Sunset City has three Elementary schools and one Junior High School served by the Davis County School District. These schools also serve students from the cities of Clinton and South Weber. Northridge High School, located in North Layton serves all students graduating from Sunset Jr. High.
General Facts and Information
Median resident age: 29.2 years
Median household income: $55,000
Median house value: $180,200
Hospitals/medical centers near Sunset:
- OGDEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 5 miles; OGDEN, UT)
- DAVIS HOSPITAL AND MEDICAL CENTER (about 6 miles; LAYTON, UT)
- MCKAY-DEE HOSPITAL CENTER (about 7 miles; OGDEN, UT)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sunset:
- OGDEN-HINCKLEY (about 4 miles; OGDEN, UT; ID: OGD)
- HILL AFB (about 5 miles; OGDEN, UT; ID: HIF)
- SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 25 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; ID: SLC)