Layton City is a major employment center for Davis County and Northern Utah. Immediately adjacent to Hill Air Force Base, the largest single site employer in Utah, Layton also retains major employment sectors such as composites, advanced manufacturing, healthcare, education, finance, hospitality, manufacturing, retail, and a wide spectrum of additional employers. With added growth in businesses, transportation and population, Layton continues to lead regionally and strengthen economically.
Hill Air Force Base is ever expanding and the key center of economic activity for Layton City and most of Utah.
Bordering the east gate of Hill Air Force Base, the East Gate Business Park is a prime location for aerospace, defense and composite manufacturing. With Janicki Industries, Kihomac and WesTest Engineering as current tenants, additional land is primed to accept over one million square feet of new industrial development. Sites are shovel-ready with all utilities in place, including UTOPIA fiber optic infrastructure providing 100GB service. Most existing sites at East Gate are shovel-ready with utilities and infrastructure in place.
Layton’s retail offering is one of the strongest in Utah. The city realized an impressive $1.86 billion in total taxable sales activity in 2021 alone. Shopping opportunities seem endless as Layton offers a good variety of local ‘mom and pop’ retail businesses and a remarkable lineup of national retailers including:
The 70,000 square foot Davis Conference Center is merely blocks away from Hill Air Force Base and has a thriving hospitality industry strategically located nearby including:
Highly reputable, trusted healthcare providers have long established Layton City as an epicenter for operations, including:
Beyond Hill Air Force base contractors, Layton City boasts several major industrial occupants including: