Orem, Utah Houses for Sale

Located in north-central Utah and a city in t=Utah County, the city is situated in the north part of the city of Provo. On the east side, the Provo River flows in Provo River Canyon and to the west lies Utah Lake, a remnant of the ancient Lake Bonneville. The city was previously named as Provo Bench after it was renamed by Walter Orem, the owner of the railroad. Orem was developed to become an agricultural district, unlike most of the other Mormons settlements where farmlands are sprawling outside the residential districts, the city was planned to blend the private homes among the orchards and fields. At present, Orem is a populous suburb in Salt Lake City and the area has developed from the introduction of high-technology manufacturing, television-production studios, software firms, which had displaced other industries in the city in the 1990s.

Orem, UT Prices for Houses for Sale

900,132 -19%
565,817 +11%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Orem Homes for Purchase

80 +40%
80 -26%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

28 +193%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 91  
Police Civilians 32  
Total Arrests 607 (2020)
Total Incidents 1,597 (2020)
CrimeScore 9.29  
National Rank 988th  
Statewide Rank 7th  

Local Statistics

Population 98,970 (0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,563 (2.17%)

Criminal Offenses

Assault Offenses 189
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 92
Counterfeiting/Forgery 19
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 287
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 394
Extortion/Blackmail 14
Fraud Offenses 152
Kidnapping/Abduction 4
Larceny/Theft Offenses 619
Motor Vehicle Theft 66
Pornography/Obscene Material 1
Prostitution Offenses 1
Robbery 7
Sex Offenses 46
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 1
Stolen Property Offenses 19
Weapon Law Violations 28

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