Houses for Sale in South Jordan UT
South Jordan is one of the fastest growing cities in Utah. It's population is growing rapidly with the huge master planned community Daybreak. This site will help you find all available MLS listings, including:, new homes, Daybreak home listings, short sales, and foreclosure homes. Our MLS feed provides the quality information, pictures, photos, and virtual tours, you are looking for. Use the search fields below to start your real estate search now, or continue reading below for some great information about South Jordan Utah real estate.
Useful Relocation Information
The city of South Jordan lies in the Salt Lake Valley and is located 20 minutes southwest of Salt Lake City. The Jordan River flows through a section of the city and gives the city its name. South Jordan was settled in 1859 by Mormon pioneer Alexander Beckstead, a blacksmith from Canada.
Demographics of South Jordan
Originally an agricultural community, the city began to urbanize during the 1990s as its population began to grow. Today, South Jordan is considered a bedroom community to Salt Lake City. As of the 2010 census, the population of South Jordan was 50,418 with a racial make-up of 88.0% White, 6.0% Hispanic, 2.6% Asian, and 3.4% other races. The population is divided up into 14,333 households out of which 76.5% are married couples living together, 46.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, and 14.1% are considered non-families.
Real Estate Values and Types
The estimated median household income for South Jordan is $90,753 and the area is one of the most prosperous in the valley. Housing in the area has an estimated median value of $375,350 with a mean price of $380,411. At 93.3, the cost of living index for South Jordan is lower than the U.S. average of 100. South Jordan is a mixture of residential, commercial, and mixed use development and has great potential to become a retail destination in the region due to the city’s rapid growth during the last decade, its location along Interstate 15 and the future Mountain View Corridor, great public transit, and positive demographics.
Business and Employment
Because of the growth that South Jordan has been and continues to experience, the city offers many employment opportunities and a degree of job security.
Schools and Education
Education is a high priority in South Jordan and the city is part of Jordan School District and is home to six elementary schools, two middle schools, and three high schools. South Jordan also has several higher education institutions including Salt Lake Community College’s Jordan Campus, Neumont University, and the Roseman University of Health Sciences.
Recreation and Entertainment Options
South Jordan is not only a great place to work, but also a great place to live and play. Local attractions include the Skate Park, ice rink, Gale History Center, Mulligans Golf and Games, and The Wild Rose restaurant. The community center offers classes in Yoga, Tai Chi, Computers, Spanish, and art. The community offers a variety of special events all year long including a daddy daughter dance, easter egg & candy scramble, chili cook-off, quilt show, and farmers market.
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New Home Listings in South Jordan Utah
There are several hundred properties on the market for sale in South Jordan, and always a good number of new construction homes being built. Many people consider moving to South Jordan because you can get a newer home at a much less expensive price than many other parts of the Salt Lake Valley. A large number of these properties are found in the huge master planned community Daybreak. Daybreak is part of an enourmouse PUD. It has parks, fitness centers, splash pads, and even man made lakes. The lots in Daybreak are small, but there are lots of common areas and open space. The Home Owners Fee for Daybreak is around $80 a month for single family homes, and $160 for the townhouses.
South Jordan Condos for Sale - If you want a nicer home, but don't want to bother maintaining a yard then a South Jordan condo might be for you. South Jordan has plenty of Condominiums for sale in their Daybreak community. Condos are also found at a few other SJ communities like Wyngate, The Bluffs at Oquirrh, and Gable at Sterling Village. Condos often offer better locations and ammenities not available in single family homes. Home Owners Insurance on condos is also cheaper than single family homes as the exterior of condos is usually covered by the monthly home owners association (HOA) fee. View South Jordan Utah Condos and Town Houses for Sale.