Located southwest of Salt Lake City and at a mountain high altitude of 5,000 feet, Herriman, Utah has experienced rapid growth in the past decade and currently boasts a population of nearly 30,000 people in about 20 square miles.
Herriman is a mountain west family-friendly city that boasts traditional values. Many homes in Herriman are either new or recently built, as the town was mostly fields and agricultural land until a little more than a decade ago. Herriman has been split up into neighborhoods such as the suburban city center area, where most of the shops and government buildings are located, rural Copperton, and planned communities such as Rosecrest and Providence Point. Most of the residences available in this area are single-family homes, which makes Herriman the perfect town for young families looking to settle down, make friends, and stay put for the time being. Education is highly valued in this area, and over 30% of the adults living in Herriman have earned at least a bachelor’s degree.
Herriman’s location allows for a quiet and relaxed neighborhood atmosphere, with lots of quiet enclaves, tree-lined streets, and manicured lawns as part of a master planned community. There are plenty of parks and trails within the city for outdoors fun, and the J.L. Sorenson Recreation Center features over 110,000 square feet of fitness and recreation amenities such as an indoor track, game rooms, lap pool and leisure pool, a climbing rock wall, and racquetball courts for its residents to enjoy. Outside of Herriman, the brand new Living Planet Aquarium is only 17 miles east, and skiing is a must in the wintertime with Snowbird, Alta, Brighton, and Solitude ski resorts all only an hour away. If you are looking for small-town feel near all the big-city amenities, then browse our selection of homes for sale in Herriman today to find the perfect property for you.