Layton City is a thriving community in the heart of Northern Utah. It is an amazing place to live and raise a family, work and attract a talented workforce, and play along the towering mountains of the Wasatch Front. We’re dedicated to serving as your partner for all your economic development needs.

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#25

2019 Top Boomtowns in America

-Smart Asset

#10

America’s Best Cities to live

-USA Today

#7

2015 Best Cities for Young Adults to Get Rich

-USA Today

Doing Business Here

Layton City has a young, well-educated and diverse workforce that fits many business needs. We are a well-established leader in Northern Utah, a rising leader in Utah, and we provide businesses the flexibility and support needed to grow.

Economic Dashboard

With history, experience and consistent added growth in businesses, transportation, and population, Layton City continues to lead regionally as a major employment center for Northern Utah. Layton provides the primary access to Hill Air Force Base, the largest single site employer in Utah.

Incentives

Layton City, Davis County, and the state of Utah provide incentives to businesses seeking to locate or expand. Layton has actively worked alongside several stakeholders by developing partnerships and promoting creative solutions resulting in successful projects. See what we can do for you.

Top City in Davis County for...

Retail Sales

$1.7 Billion

Annual Taxable in 2019

Building Permits

620 Permits

$172 Million Value Added in 2019

Population

78,278

Residents

Hill Air Force Base

Utah’s Largest Employer

27,500 employees; $3.7 Billion Annual Economic Impact 2019
Layton City: Main Entrance at South Gate, and East Gate

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Live, Learn, Work, Shop, Play in Layton

With a vibrant culture, robust economic growth, diverse housing environment, great education choices, a wide spectrum of business transportation options, abundant shopping, eating/entertainment opportunities, convenient access to recreation, including all that Utah’s great outdoors offers, it’s no wonder Layton City has achieved rankings as one of the best cities to live.

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