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5 Reasons to Live in Saratoga Springs, Utah

  • Saratoga Springs, Utah is a city with a population of 21,137 as of the 2012 census and it is part of the Provo-Orem metropolitan area. The city was named for the natural hot springs located at the mouth of the nearby Jordan River. The area began life as a resort called Beck's Saratoga Springs and it was not incorporated as a city until 2001. The original resort had a public amusement park and facilities, but the area is now a private development.

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  • Beautiful lake-front setting and bountiful outdoor activities! The city has 20 parks, including Saratoga Hills Park and Marina Park. Each park has its own merits and abundant outdoor activities available, from walking trails to water sports and ball fields. Talons Cove Golf Course and The Ranches Golf Club offer abundant opportunities for golf and social activities. Saratoga Springs is located on the western side of Lake Utah, overlooking beautiful Mount Timpanogos, and the city takes full advantage of its gorgeous views and natural setting.
  • High wage area with above average housing value! The median household income in 2012 was $70,985 and the median housing value was $229,955. In the entire state, the median household income was $57,049 and the median house or condo value was $199,700. Among the many subdivisions are The Villages at Saratoga Springs and Stillwater at Saratoga Springs. Utah Lake Resort Community is a subdivision overlooking Utah Lake that offers year-round, resort-style amenities for residents.
  • Dine on delicious cuisine! Locals recommend Sean's Smokehouse BBQ and Grill, Village Pizza and Cafe El Lago. More local favorites include Tenney's Pizza, Won Won Wok, Yogurt Bliss and Viet Deli. Betos Mexican Food and Kneaders Cafe and Bakery are also tasty options for local diners.
  • Low property taxes! In 2012, the median real estate property taxes for homes with a mortgage was $1,554 and for housing units without a mortgage it was $1,515. Fox Hollow Subdivision, Harbor Bay and Western Hills are three subdivisions worth looking into if you want an affordable house in the area. Although they are not commonplace, rent-to-own houses can still be found in Saratoga Springs.
  • Lots of fun things to do! Marina Boat Launch and Bay is a big tourist attraction for the area, especially for boaters and fishermen. You can also check out the world-renowned Thanksgiving Point - a nonprofit complex with many gardens, an interactive farm, restaurant, petting zoo and the Museum of Ancient Life.