Natalie Young is a research analyst, specializing in geographic information systems and geography.
Young produced annual population and housing unit estimates for all census tracts of Utah’s largest counties for “Salt Lake County Small Area Estimates, 2010-2016” and the corresponding research brief for Utah County. This research involves intensive data development, mapping and small area analysis, and is updated annually. She has designed a broad range of interactive maps that highlight census or local data. Young created all maps for “Salt Lake City Data Book 2017”, displaying neighborhood trends for 43 demographic and housing topics. She has collaborated on several other community demographic publications.
Young earned her B.S. in Geography with a GIS emphasis and minor in Media Arts from Brigham Young University. Prior to joining the University of Utah, Young contributed to GIS projects for two city governments and for private industry.