The home of Weber State University and Hill Air Force Base has a below average jobless rate and rising income levels. Its economy is expected to grow in 2011 due to a boom in outdoor recreation companies. Relocating city-dwellers can expect to swap a small urban apartment for the equivalent of a spacious town home in Ogden. Only 19.3% of renters pay more than than 50% of household income for rent and utilities.
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