Prospector Square

Residents enjoy a surfeit of skiing, fine dining, and recreational opportunities year-round.

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Demographics and Employment Data for Prospector Square, UT

Prospector Square has 515 households, with an average household size of 4. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Prospector Square do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,098 people call Prospector Square home. The population density is 9,160.929 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,098

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

31

Median Age

55.62 / 44.38%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

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10-17 Years

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18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
515

Total Households

4

Average Household Size

$38,676

Average individual Income

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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Welcome to Prospector Square

 
Gorgeous scenery, walkable neighborhoods, and a central location
 
If you are searching for a fun, central community with friendly neighbors and beautiful mountain views, consider Prospector Square. In the collection of Park City neighborhoods, Prospector Square is probably where locals live. It has evolved into a mixed-use community with residential, commercial, and hotel real estate. The neighborhood’s flat streets and cul-de-sacs connect housing options (and trails), including Victorian-style homes and an assortment of single-family, multi-family, and condominium choices. Residents enjoy a surfeit of skiing, fine dining, and recreational opportunities year-round.

What to Love

 
  • Spectacular mountain views
  • Quiet, serene setting with ample green space
  • Proximity to Park City Old Town
  • Easy commute to Salt Lake City via Highway 40
  • Connections to the Rail Trail- bike or hike from your door
  • Walkable schools

Local Lifestyle

 
Residents favor an active lifestyle and love their proximity to the world-class skiing resorts in Park City. Prospector Square is also one of the most affordable regions in Park City, so savvy homeowners can pursue luxury upgrades like home theaters and mega-decks. There are three main residential areas: Prospector Park (primarily full-time residents), Prospector Village (part-time ski rentals and residents), and Chatham Hills (newer single family home subdivision).
From Prospector you can hop on the Rail Trail, Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail, is a local favorite. This trail weaves 28 miles through neighborhoods, open fields and wildflowers all the way to the Summit County Seat in Coalville. The trail is for foot, pedal, cross country ski or horseback traffic only, motorized vehicles are prohibited. 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

 
In Prospector Square you will choose from many delicious dining establishments. Give SALTBOX a try for patio dining with delightful views of the surrounding space. They serve and have grab and go items such as egg sandwiches, halibut fish tacos, southwest chicken salad, shrimp ramen, falafel bites, veggie wraps, and more. Saltboxalt  is a sister to Main Street's Riverhorse Restaurant.
 
Windy Ridge Cafe This is one of Park City’s favorite casual spots. The patio is always jamming during the spring and summer to enjoy the mountain air. Serving comfort food, you will definitely find something on the menu to satisfy your craving.
 
Sammy’s Bistro is another Park City local staple. Serving award winning food with excellent service, you will be leaving happy and satisfied after being at Sammy’s. Some items that appeared on Diners, Drive Ins and Dives are the savory chicken bowl and vegan coconut curry with rice. If Guy Fieri has been here, you won’t be disappointed! 
 
Prospector Square is a walkable city center that combines shops, restaurants, health and wellness centers. 

Things to Do

Prospector Park has easy access to Park City’s two ski resorts, hiking and biking trails, Historic Main Street and the free city bus system, which makes this area a great hub for vacation or full time living. Sit and enjoy a picnic in the open space or city center or utilize the provided bike and walking paths. New Prospector Park is also up the road, with a rock arch that makes for a fun photo opportunity. 
 
With Park City Mountain Resort and Deer Valley Ski Resort within a short drive, the local to Prospector Square has it all while being tucked away in a quiet neighborhood. Skiing is a common pastime for many locals and tourists visiting Park City. The closest place to stay for someone looking to vacation in Prospector Square is The Prospector. This condo hotel has an pool and near The Rail Trail, which is a walking and bike path that leads downtown.
 
Located on Gold Dust Lane, Silver Mountain Sports Club & Spa is the community’s premier gathering place. The complex accepts day passes for non-members and offers a weekly schedule of activities. (in addition to the spa and sports facilities).

Schools

 
Prospector Square residents are served by McPolin School District. Students may attend:
 
 
 
 

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Overview for Prospector Square, UT

2,098 people live in Prospector Square, where the median age is 31 and the average individual income is $38,676. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,098

Total Population

31 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$38,676

Average individual Income

Around Prospector Square, UT

There's plenty to do around Prospector Square, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

23
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
46
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Kitz, Sushi By Rob, and Norsk Leather & Fur.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.03 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.62 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.62 miles 20 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.63 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.32 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.84 miles 36 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Prospector Square, UT

Prospector Square has 515 households, with an average household size of 4. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Prospector Square do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,098 people call Prospector Square home. The population density is 9,160.929 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,098

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

31

Median Age

55.62 / 44.38%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
515

Total Households

4

Average Household Size

$38,676

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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