December 31, 2017

Lindon, Utah

What life in Lindon, Utah is like, explained by people who live(d) in Lindon:

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Lindon Favorites

What’s your favorite thing about living in Lindon?

  • Large home lots. (Maren, 9 years)
  • The larger properties let me have a huge garden and a wonderful play space for my kids. There are wonderful animal rights, so I can pursue this hobby and achieve some more self-reliance. There is a strong sense of community, because though we’re part of a large string of highly-populated cities, Lindon itself is small enough and tight-knit enough that I feel I know what’s going on here and that the people really care about each other. (Amy, 10 years)
  • Big house lots (1/2 acre). (Meg, 10 years)
  • Quiet neighborhoods, rural, but close to everything! (Sheron, 14 years)
  • Animal rights, good people, low crime. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon Least Favorites

What’s your least favorite thing about living in Lindon?

  • Roosters allowed! (Maren, 9 years)
  • That it’s changing, and losing quite a bit of the agricultural areas it once had. (Amy, 10 years)
  • Nothing. (Meg, 10 years)
  • State Street. (Sheron, 14 years)
  • It’s getting crowded. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon Things To Do

What are fun things to do in Lindon?

  • The aquatic center, the parks with new playground equipment, family history research library, Lindon Days activities. (Maren, 9 years)
  • Go to the park, or down to Utah Lake. Hiking in Dry Creek. (Amy, 10 years)
  • Walk on the Lindon Trail. (Meg, 10 years)
  • Walking, biking the trail, city pool, hikes in Dry Creek, parks, Lindon Days, lake activities! (Sheron, 14 years)
  • Lindon Days, swimming pool, trails to walk or run or ride. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon’s Reputation

What’s Lindon known for?

  • Country style living with access to conveniences. (Maren, 9 years)
  • “A little bit of country” – we’re known for the emphasis on being able to use our land for plants and animals. (Amy, 10 years)
  • A little bit of country. (Meg, 10 years)
  • A little bit of country. (Sheron, 14 years)
  • Well-run city government. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon Crime

What’s the crime like in Lindon?

  • Not too bad, small thefts and a couple arsons. (Maren, 9 years)
  • We’ve had a few things stolen from our house. Seems not too bad otherwise. (Meg, 10 years)
  • Crime is pretty mild, but the west side has theft issues at times. (Sheron, 14 years)
  • I don’t know. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon Advice

Any advice for people moving to Lindon?

  • Picking a lot with a view of Timpanogos is easy to do! (Maren, 9 years)
  • You will love it! (Meg, 10 years)
  • Don’t. We like it like it is. (Just kidding!) We moved here because of the slower paced life. The advice I have is get to know everything and everyone around here. The people are awesome and so willing to reach out and help! Become part of the community as quickly as you can. You will never regret it! (Sheron, 14 years)
  • You’ll love it! Building lots are expensive. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon Stories

Share an experience you’ve had in Lindon (fun, crazy, dangerous, etc.).

  • During Lindon Days we love to catch fish in the creek in honor of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn! (Maren, 9 years)
  • My neighbors are the best the world has to offer! We get together for BBQs in the summer and have incredible memories with them! (Sheron, 14 years)

Lindon’s Future

How do you think Lindon will change over the next 10 years?

  • More apartments and condos. Busier roads and Lindon will probably need to add a couple more schools. (Maren, 9 years)
  • I believe our comparatively large property sizes will attract a lot of wealthier individuals, buying the property, building a large home that takes up most of the space. Maybe not in 10 years, but I see it becoming a “rich person’s community,” like Holladay, that’s difficult to price into. (Amy, 10 years)
  • Hopefully not at all. (Meg, 10 years)
  • Too much high density housing creates issues. I’m afraid it’s going to get rough on the west side. (Sheron, 14 years)
  • Probably too many people. (Rachel, 20 years)

Lindon Facts

Any other interesting facts about Lindon?

  • The people are the greatest! (Sheron, 14 years)