Layton, Utah Houses for Sale

Located in the northern part of the state of Utah and a city in Davis County, Layton sits in between the Great Salt Lake and the Wasatch range. The area was first settled by the Mormon pioneers, and it was then named after a soldier in the Mexican War who settled and grew the first alfalfa crops - Christopher Layton. Layton used to be a center for shipping and processing for the surrounding irrigated farmland that produces vegetables and sugar beets, however, it now largely suburban wherein a lot of its farmland was turned over to the commercial building and housing developments. The city also has food-processing industries, such as sugar, flout, and canneries, and is a commercial center for the adjacent Hill Air Force Base.

Layton, UT Prices for Houses for Sale

644,788 +10%
593,713 +22%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Layton Homes for Purchase

91 +113%
124 +21%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

22 +153%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 83  
Police Civilians 31  
Total Arrests 1,234 (2020)
Total Incidents 3,424 (2020)
CrimeScore 27.50  
National Rank 3041st  
Statewide Rank 43rd  

Local Statistics

Population 79,012 (0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,799 (3.02%)

Criminal Offenses

Arson 7
Assault Offenses 686
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 169
Counterfeiting/Forgery 61
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 667
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 721
Embezzlement 5
Extortion/Blackmail 16
Fraud Offenses 266
Homicide Offenses 5
Kidnapping/Abduction 5
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,141
Motor Vehicle Theft 117
Pornography/Obscene Material 40
Prostitution Offenses 2
Robbery 22
Sex Offenses 145
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 3
Stolen Property Offenses 14
Weapon Law Violations 101

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