The St. George area is a great place to consider investing if you enjoy national parks, scenic landscapes, or a warm desert environment. Zion National Park is an easy drive an offers incredible hiking and outdoor recreational activities. Some of the areas annual events include the Winter Bird Festival, Ironman Pro Championship, Thunder over Utah, and Hurricane Valley Peach Days. This metropolitan area is home to the Dixie State University.
The current median housing price is $219,000 The median family income is $56,800. The affordability index is low, ranking #183 out of 224 ranked areas. The FHFA House Price Index is a strong 9.48% year over year, ranking #55 out of 283 ranked areas.Polls, Rankings and ListsLocal LinksCounties in this Metropolitan AreaEventsLocal BuildersAbout the state of Utah Utah is a red state, going for Bush, McCain, and Romney in the last three presidential elections. Utah is a right to work state. The current governor of Utah is a Republican. Compared to other states, Utah has low income taxes, moderate sales taxes, and low property taxes.