Salt Lake City, Utah

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Population in 2013: 191,180 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.2%
 
Males: 97,531  (51.0%)
Females: 93,649  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  31.2 years
Utah median age:  29.0 years

Zip codes: 84101, 84102, 84103, 84104, 84105, 84111, 84112, 84113, 84115, 84116, 84119, 84128, 84144, 84180.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,827 (it was $36,944 in 2000)
Salt Lake City:

$42,827
UT:

$57,049
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,430 (it was $20,752 in 2000)

Salt Lake City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $222,700 (it was $152,400 in 2000)
Salt Lake City:

$222,700
UT:

$199,700
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $290,878; Detached houses: $301,496; Townhouses or other attached units: $324,565; In 2-unit structures: $236,349; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $276,051; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $219,104; Mobile homes: $51,075; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $190,286

Median gross rent in 2012: $755.

Salt Lake City races chart
  • White alone - 121,594 (64.2%)
  • Hispanic - 39,808 (21.0%)
  • Asian alone - 11,696 (6.2%)
  • Black alone - 5,856 (3.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 5,131 (2.7%)
  • Two or more races - 2,974 (1.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 1,404 (0.7%)
  • Other race alone - 848 (0.4%)

Races in Salt Lake City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Salt Lake City: 92.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (15.0%), German (9.8%), Irish (5.6%), Danish (3.2%), Swedish (3.0%), Scottish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1851

Elevation: 4266 feet

Land area: 109.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,753 people per square mile   (low).

Salt Lake City,UT real estate house value index trend

Salt Lake City, Utah map

For population 25 years and over in Salt Lake City:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 44.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Salt Lake City city:

  • Never married: 41.9%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

32,927 residents are foreign born (2.9% Asia, 2.2% Europe).

This city:  17.4%
Utah:  8.4%



According to our research of Utah and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Salt Lake City, Utah as of July 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Salt Lake City to the number of sex offenders is 31,552 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,632 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,938 (0.8%)

Salt Lake City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (363.3 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (499.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: South Salt Lake, UT (1.8 miles ), Canyon Rim, UT (2.2 miles ), Millcreek, UT (2.2 miles ), East Millcreek, UT (2.4 miles ), North Salt Lake, UT (2.5 miles ), West Valley City, UT (2.6 miles ), Murray, UT (2.7 miles ), Mount Olympus, UT (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 226 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 1998: 208 buildings, average cost: $147,300
  • 1999: 234 buildings, average cost: $190,900
  • 2000: 209 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2001: 212 buildings, average cost: $155,800
  • 2002: 144 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2003: 111 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2004: 92 buildings, average cost: $174,500
  • 2005: 96 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2006: 117 buildings, average cost: $212,300
  • 2007: 67 buildings, average cost: $310,100
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $275,900
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $281,000
  • 2010: 30 buildings, average cost: $271,900
  • 2011: 28 buildings, average cost: $317,900
  • 2012: 41 buildings, average cost: $303,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.75 N, Longitude: 111.89 W

Salt Lake City nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): City of the Saints, Crossroads of the West

Daytime population change due to commuting: +168,003 (+88.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 63,453 (65.4%)

Area code: 801

Salt Lake City household income distribution Salt Lake City home values distribution

Crime rates in Salt Lake City by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 101811171510817123868
per 100,000 5.69.75.89.28.25.44.49.56.61.74.53.24.2
Rapes 1371211097992729511475100146119122
per 100,000 76.365.557.842.950.339.051.763.941.555.382.162.663.4
Robberies 576481478503465417507503486411359340316
per 100,000 321.0260.4253.6273.3254.4225.9275.7281.9269.2227.4201.8178.9164.2
Assaults 578546635695756784884865847762776748854
per 100,000 322.1295.6336.9377.7413.6424.6480.7484.7469.2421.6436.3393.6443.7
Burglaries 2,1692,2092,5122,3592,3532,1722,2442,0492,0442,1732,1771,6581,824
per 100,000 1208.71195.81332.61281.91287.41176.41220.21148.21132.31202.41223.9872.5947.7
Thefts 11,82811,40113,33712,46412,10811,60811,13611,19612,28210,88810,1739,65410,827
per 100,000 6591.16171.97075.26773.16624.86287.36055.46274.16803.96024.75719.25080.05625.4
Auto thefts 1,5331,6621,9771,9221,8822,0792,0401,9871,8431,4421,4891,4861,706
per 100,000 854.3899.71048.81044.41029.71126.11109.31113.51021.0797.9837.1781.9886.4
Arson 97658768496058555855523639
per 100,000 54.135.246.237.026.832.531.530.832.130.429.218.920.3
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 565.4532.5575.9569.8568.6538.5561.7585.0569.5512.8525.7448.9486.9

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Salt Lake City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 583 (425 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Utah average:

1.73

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Salt Lake City tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.7%
Utah:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +21,667 (+13.5%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers (5%)
  • Building cleaning and pest control workers (5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3%)
  • Other production occupations (2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (2%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers (5%)
  • Other business operations specialists (4%)
  • Elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Building cleaning and pest control workers (3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (2%)

Work and jobs in Salt Lake City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Salt Lake City, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Salt Lake City, Utah average temperatures Salt Lake City, Utah average precipitation Salt Lake City, Utah humidity Salt Lake City, Utah wind speed Salt Lake City, Utah snowfall Salt Lake City, Utah sunshine Salt Lake City, Utah clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Salt Lake City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Utah state average. It is 277% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 271.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 294.8 miles away from Salt Lake City center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 249.6 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 364.4 miles away from Salt Lake City center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 341.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Salt Lake County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslides: 2, Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Salt Lake City topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Cannon - Politician, George Von Elm - Professional golfer, Craig Venter - Biologist, Gordon B. Hinckley, Bill Haywood - Labor organizer, Bob Bennett (politician) - Politician, Grover Krantz - Biological anthropologist, Richard Harrison (actor) - Film actor, Joseph Standing - Mormon missionary, Derek Hough - Male singer.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Salt Lake City: Gerry H. Kisters.

Main business address for: QUESTAR MARKET RESOURCES INC (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS), QUESTAR GAS CO (NATURAL GAS TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION), EVANS & SUTHERLAND COMPUTER CORP (MISCELLANEOUS ELECTRICAL MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES), HMP Equity Holdings CORP (CHEMICALS & ALLIED PRODUCTS), HUNTSMAN INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS LLC (CHEMICALS & ALLIED PRODUCTS), GOLDEN EAGLE INTERNATIONAL INC (METAL MINING), FRANKLIN COVEY CO (BLANKBOOKS, LOOSELEAF BINDERS & BOOKBINDING & RELATED WORK), IOMED INC (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS) and 22 other public companies.

Hospitals in Salt Lake City:

  • ALPINE HOSPICE, INC (990 WEST 5370 SOUTH)
  • HCS HOSPICE SPECIALISTS (3949 SOUTH 700 EAST, SUITE 110)
  • INTERMOUNTAIN SURGICAL CENTER (359 8TH AVE)
  • LIFEPATH HOSPICE AND FAMILY SERVICES, LLC (5801 FASHION BLVD)
  • PARKSIDE RECOVERY CTR/SALT LAKE CITY (1255 EAST 3900 SOUTH)
  • PRIMARY CHILDRENS MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 100 NORTH MARIO CAPECCHI DRIVE)
  • SALT LAKE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 1050 EAST SOUTH TEMPLE)
  • ST MARKS HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 1200 EAST 3900 SOUTH)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH NEUROPSYCHIATRIC INSTITUTE (501 CHIPETA WAY)
  • VENCOR HOSPICE - SALT LAKE CITY (4444 SOUTH 700 EAST SUITE 202)

Airports and heliports located in Salt Lake City:

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Amtrak station:

SALT LAKE CITY (320 S. RIO GRANDE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/Universities in Salt Lake City:

  • Western Governors University (Full-time enrollment: 31,481; Location: 4001 East 700 South, Suite 700; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wgu.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • University of Utah (FT enrollment: 28,454; Location: 201 Presidents Circle, ROOM 203; Public; Website: www.utah.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Salt Lake Community College (FT enrollment: 20,797; Location: 4600 S Redwood Rd; Public; Website: www.slcc.edu)
  • Westminster College (FT enrollment: 2,870; Location: 1840 South 1300 East; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.westminstercollege.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (FT enrollment: 2,059; Location: 95 North 300 West; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.ldsbc.edu)
  • Independence University (FT enrollment: 1,603; Location: 4021 S 700 E Ste 400; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.independence.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • University of Phoenix-Utah Campus (FT enrollment: 1,392; Location: 5373 S. Green Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Utah College of Massage Therapy-Salt Lake City (FT enrollment: 541; Location: 25 South 300 East; Private, for-profit; Website: www.steinered.com)
  • Fortis College-Salt Lake City (FT enrollment: 503; Location: 3949 S 700 E Ste 150; Private, for-profit; Website: www.fortiscollege.edu)
  • Neumont University (FT enrollment: 450; Location: 143 South Main Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.neumont.edu/; Offers Master's degree)
  • Eagle Gate College-Salt Lake City (FT enrollment: 283; Location: 405 South Main Street-Ste 130; Private, for-profit; Website: eaglegatecollege.edu)
  • Midwives College of Utah (FT enrollment: 103; Location: 1174 East Graystone Way, Suite #2; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.midwifery.edu/; Offers Master's degree)
  • Healing Mountain Massage School (FT enrollment: 101; Location: 363 South 500 East, Suite 210; Private, for-profit; Website: www.healingmountain.edu)
  • Broadview Entertainment Arts University (FT enrollment: 98; Location: 240 E Morris Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.broadviewuniversity.edu/)
  • Sherman Kendall Academy-Salt Lake City (FT enrollment: 82; Location: 2230 S 700 E; Private, for-profit; Website: www.shermankendall.com)
  • Skinworks School of Advanced Skincare (FT enrollment: 63; Location: 2121 South 230 East; Private, for-profit; Website: www.skinworks.edu)
  • Myotherapy College of Utah (FT enrollment: 53; Location: 336 W Bugatti Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: www.myotherapycollege.com)
  • Skin Science Institute (FT enrollment: 50; Location: 421 S 400 E; Private, for-profit; Website: skinscienceinstitute.com)

Biggest public high schools in Salt Lake City:

  • WEST HIGH (Students: 2,622; Location: 241 NORTH 300 WEST; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • EAST HIGH (Students: 2,248; Location: 840 SOUTH 1300 EAST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • BRIGHTON HIGH (Students: 1,816; Location: 2220 EAST BENGAL BLVD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • COTTONWOOD HIGH (Students: 1,659; Location: 5715 SOUTH 1300 EAST; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • HIGHLAND HIGH (Students: 1,577; Location: 2166 SOUTH 1700 EAST; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • OLYMPUS HIGH (Students: 1,503; Location: 4055 SOUTH 2300 EAST; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • SKYLINE HIGH (Students: 1,428; Location: 3251 EAST 3760 SOUTH; Grades: 10 - 12)
  • HORIZONTE INSTR & TRN CTR (Students: 629; Location: 1234 SOUTH MAIN; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • ACADEMY FOR MATH ENGINEERING & SCIENCE (AMES) (Students: 476; Location: 5715 SOUTH 1300 EAST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • GRANITE PEAKS HIGH (Students: 385; Location: 501 EAST 3900 SOUTH; Grades: 09 - 12)

Private high schools in Salt Lake City:

  • ROWLAND HALL-ST MARK'S SCHOOL (Students: 980; Location: 720 GUARDSMAN WAY; Grades: PK - 12)
  • JUDGE MEMORIAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 836; Location: 650 S 1100 E; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • INTERMOUNTAIN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 337; Location: 6515 LION LN; Grades: PK - 12)
  • WOODLAND HILLS SCHOOL (Students: 187; Location: 5858 S 900 E; Grades: 7 - 12)
  • REALMS OF INQUIRY (Students: 101; Location: 1140 S 900 E; Grades: PK - 12)
  • SALT LAKE LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 82; Location: 4020 S 900 E; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • PRIMARY CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER SCHOOL (Students: 45; Location: 5770 S 1500 W; Grades: 8 - 12)
  • GATEWAY ACADEMY (Students: 40; Location: 2487 S 700 E; Grades: 8 - 12; Boys only)
  • UNIVERSITY ACADEMY (Students: 24; Location: 501 CHIPETA WAY; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Salt Lake City:

  • BUTLER MIDDLE (Students: 948; Location: 7530 SOUTH 2700 EAST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • BONNEVILLE JR HIGH (Students: 895; Location: 5330 SOUTH 1660 EAST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • OLYMPUS JR HIGH (Students: 876; Location: 2217 EAST 4800 SOUTH; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • NORTHWEST MIDDLE (Students: 862; Location: 1730 WEST 1700 NORTH; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • WASATCH JR HIGH (Students: 840; Location: 3450 OAKVIEW DR; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • GLENDALE MIDDLE (Students: 835; Location: 1430 ANDREW AVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • EVERGREEN JR HIGH (Students: 816; Location: 3401 SOUTH 2000 EAST; Grades: 07 - 09)
  • WOODROW WILSON SCHOOL (Students: 807; Location: 2567 SOUTH MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • MONTICELLO ACADEMY (Students: 754; Location: 2782 SOUTH CORPORATE PARK DR; Grades: KG - 09)
  • NORTH STAR SCHOOL (Students: 719; Location: 1545 NORTH MORTON DR; Grades: PK - 06)

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Salt Lake City:

  • CARDEN MEMORIAL SCHOOL (Students: 397; Location: 1452 E 2700 S; Grades: PK - 8)
  • J E COSGRIFF MEMORIAL CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 335; Location: 2335 REDONDO AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST VINCENT SCHOOL (Students: 316; Location: 1385 SPRING LN; Grades: PK - 8)
  • KEARNS ST ANN SCHOOL (Students: 285; Location: 430 E 21ST S; Grades: PK - 8)
  • THE MCGILLIS SCHOOL (Students: 237; Location: 668 S 1300 E; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • MADELEINE CHOIR SCHOOL (Students: 234; Location: 205 1ST AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • INTERMOUNTAIN HEALTH CARE CHILD DEVELOPMENT CTR (Students: 210; Location: 259 S 500 E; Grades: PK - KG)
  • OUR LADY OF LOURDES SCHOOL (Students: 205; Location: 1065 E 700 S; Grades: KG - 8)
  • REID SCHOOL (Students: 201; Location: 2965 E 3435 S; Grades: PK - 9)
  • KIDS KAMPUS CHILD CARE (Students: 138; Location: 232 W 800 S; Grades: PK - KG)

Libraries in Salt Lake City:

  • SALT LAKE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $30,100,098; Location: 2197 EAST FORT UNION BLVD.; 1,610,766 books; 12,484 e-books; 198,967 audio materials; 204,175 video materials; 37 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 7,888 print serial subscriptions; 165 electronic serial subscriptions)
  • SALT LAKE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $13,502,217; Location: 210 EAST 400 SOUTH; 745,215 books; 114,780 audio materials; 89,217 video materials; 31 local licensed databases; 32 state licensed databases; 2,127 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Ricks College in Idaho is now known as BYU Idaho.
  • Latter Day Saints Business College moved from 411 E. South Temple to 95 North 300 West.

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Notable locations in Salt Lake City: Utah State Office Park (A), Utah State Fairpark (B), The Delta Center (C), Olympic Square (D), ZCMI Center (E), Trolley Square (F), Triad Center (G), Hyland Plaza (H), Glendale Shopping Plaza (I), Rose Park Golf Course (J), Forest Dale Golf Course (K), Bonneville Municipal Golf Course (L), Pioneer Square Industrial Park (M), Ingensoll Industrial Park (N), Horizon West Industrial Park (O), Centenniel Industrial Park (P), Cambridge Industrial Park (Q), Berleley Industrial Park (R), Bara Industrial Park (S), Crossroad Plaza (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: The Gateway Shopping Center (1), Sugar House Commons Shopping Center (2), Sugar House Shopping Center (3), Seventh East Shopping Center (4), Rose Park Shopping Center (5), Plaza 700 Shopping Center (6), North Temple Shopping Center (7), Foothill Village Shopping Center (8), Brickyard Plaza Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Salt Lake City include: QUESTAR MARKET RESOURCES INC (A), QUESTAR GAS CO (B), EVANS & SUTHERLAND COMPUTER CORP (C), HMP Equity Holdings CORP (D), IOMED INC (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Salt Lake City include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Faith Fellowship Foursquare Gospel Church (B), Jehovahs Witnesses Central Congregation (C), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Metropolitan Community Church (E), New Song Church of Salt Lake (F), Newman Center (G), Presbytery of Utah (H), Saints Peter and Paul Orthodox Christian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Calvary Cemetery (1), Mount Olivet Cemetery (2), B'Nai Israel Cemetery (3), Shrine of Memorial Mausoleum (4), Salt Lake City Cemetery (5), Sharey Tzedick Cemetery (6), Montefiore Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Baileys Lake (A), Pleasant Valley Reservoir (B), Baskin Reservoir (C), Mount Olivet Reservoir (D), Morris Reservoir (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Parleys Creek (A), Emigration Creek (B), Dry Creek (C), Red Butte Creek (D), City Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Salt Lake City include: Riverside Park (1), Jordan Park (2), Derks Field (3), Miller Park (4), Fairmount Park (5), Pony Express Monument (6), Pioneer Monument State Park (7), Laird Park (8), Sugar House Monument (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Fort Douglas Military Museum (32 Potter Street) (1), Utah Museum of Arts & History (125 South Main Street) (2), Chase Home Museum UT Folk Arts (Middle Of Liberty Park) (3), University of Utah - Utah Museum of Fine Arts- Event Information- Mus (410 Campus Center Drive) (4), Children's Museum of Utah (840 Beck Street) (5), Utah Museum of Natural History (1390 E Presidents Circle) (6), Utah State Government - Army National Guard Headquarters- FT Douglas Mu (Museums; 32 Potter Street) (7), University Health Care - You May DL DRCT To TH OFFC DSRD S Alphbtcl LST (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 50 North Medical Drive) (8), Hogle Zoo - Office (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 2600 Sunnyside Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Country Inn-Stes West Valley (3422 So Decker Lake Drive) (1), Goldener Hirsch Inn & Restaurant (7570 Royal Street East) (2), Uncommon Accommodations (P.O. Box 520695) (3), Utah Blitzz (123 Wright Brothers Drive Suite 100) (4), Radisson Hotel Salt Lake City Airport (2177 West North Temple) (5), Crystal Inn Midvalley- A Rodeway Inn (818 East Winchester) (6), Ramada Limited-Salt Lake City (2455 South State Street) (7), Comfort Inn (2055 S Redwood Rd) (8), Hampton Inn Salt Lake City Central (2055 South Redwood Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Utah State Government - Public Safety Department- Drivers License Divi (834 East 9400 South Suite 63) (1), State Of Utah - Workforce Service Dept- Unemployment Insurance & Benefits-Claim Ce (140 East Broadway) (2), Utah State Government - Workforce Services Department (2750 South 5600 West Suite A) (3), Utah State Government - Juvenile Court- Third District Juvenile Court Salt Lake City- Rec (450 South State Street) (4), Workforce Services (5735 South Redwood Road) (5), Judicial Conduct Commission (645 South 200 East) (6), United States Government - Social Security Administration- Office Of Hearings And App (125 South State Street) (7), Bankruptcy Court (350 South Main Street) (8), City Of Holladay - Justice Court (4707 Holladay) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Salt Lake County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 92.6. This is worse than average.

City:

92.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.354. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.354
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 16.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.2
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.618. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.618
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.94
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.0394. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0394
U.S.:

0.0147

Drinking water stations with addresses in Salt Lake City and their reported violations in the past:

TAYLORSVILLE-BENNION ID (Population served: 67,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 53 regular monitoring violations
SOUTH SALT LAKE CITY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 18,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 71 regular monitoring violations
WHITE CITY WID (Population served: 15,800, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-05-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2009)
  • 112 regular monitoring violations
HOLLIDAY WATER COMPANY (Population served: 15,000, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
SOUTH DAVIS WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 9,628, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-07-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JAN-14-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
HEXCEL INC (Population served: 900, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (4 times from NOV-10-2005 to NOV-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In OCT-26-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2014), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In OCT-26-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-30-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAY-08-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-17-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2013)
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
EMIGRATION IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 97 regular monitoring violations
COTTONWOOD CLUB (Population served: 490, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Salt Lake City that have no violations reported:

  • CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LDS VIDOR (Serves TX, Population served: 681, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OAKRIDGE WARD HOUSTON TEXAS NORTH STAKE (Serves TX, Population served: 504, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CAUSEY ESTATES (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ENERGY SOLUTIONS (Population served: 220, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • RED CREEK RANCH INC (Serves MT, Population served: 102, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LOG HAVEN RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CAMP TUTTLE (EPISCOPAL) (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FIRS SUMMER CABINS (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MCMILLAN SPRINGS CAMPGROUND (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LONESOME BEAVER - DANDELION FLAT (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.2%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Utah:  3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.5%
Whole state:  75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

People in group quarters in Salt Lake City in 2010:

  • 2,112 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,251 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 539 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 389 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 221 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 177 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 56 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 24 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 20 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Salt Lake City in 2000:

  • 1,677 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,040 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 735 people in nursing homes
  • 376 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 170 people in halfway houses
  • 162 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 96 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 83 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 62 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 61 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 52 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 22 people in religious group quarters
  • 17 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 2 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 2 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 2 people in job corps and vocational training facilities

Salt Lake City, Utah environmental map by EPA

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Salt Lake City compared to Utah state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Rice-Eccles Stadium. Capacity: 45,634. Real Salt Lake.
  • EnergySolutions Arena. Utah Jazz (NBA), Utah Blaze (AFL).
  • Jon M. Huntsman Center. University of Utah.

Banks with most branches in Salt Lake City (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 27 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Zions First National Bank: 24 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: 17 branches. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 16 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • KeyBank National Association: 10 branches. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Brighton Bank: North Temple Branch, City Center Branch, South Salt Lake Branch, Midtown Branch, at 7101 Highland Drive. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $152.2 mil, Deposits: $123.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Brighton Bancorp
  • Washington Federal: 505 East 200 South Branch, 1442 Foothill Drive Branch, 2262 South Highland Drive Branch, 3983 South Wasatch Boulevard Branch, Cottonwood. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • First Utah Bank: City Center Branch, Centennial Park Branch, at 3826 South 2300 East. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $253.4 mil, Deposits: $215.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Utah Bancorporation
  • Bank of the West: Cottonwood Heights Branch, Salt Lake City Branch, South Valley Branch. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • 28 other banks with 31 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Salt Lake City, Utah:

  • Chase Suites Hotel, 765 E 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84102 , Phone: (801) 532-5511, Fax: (801) 531-0416
  • Sheraton City Centre Hotel Salt Lake City, 150 W 500 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 , Phone: (801) 401-2000, Fax: (801) 531-0705
  • Holiday Inn Downtown, 999 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111 , Phone: (801) 359-8600, Fax: (801) 364-4915
  • Embassy Suites Hotel, 110 W 600 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 , Phone: (801) 359-7800, Fax: (801) 359-3753
  • Radisson Hotel Salt Lake City Downtown, 215 W S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101 , Phone: (801) 531-7500, Fax: (801) 328-1289
  • Ramada Salt Lake City Airport, 5575 W Amelia Earhart Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84115 , Phone: (801) 537-7020, Fax: (801) 537-7021
  • Radisson Salt Lake City Airport, 2177 W N Temple St, Salt Lake City, UT 84116 , Phone: (801) 364-5800, Fax: (801) 364-5823
  • Days Inn Airport, 1900 W North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84116 , Phone: (801) 539-8538, Fax: (801) 539-8538
  • 73 other hotels and motels
All 81 fire-safe hotels and motels in Salt Lake City, Utah

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Salt Lake City travel time to work - commute Salt Lake City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Salt Lake City:

(Salt Lake City, Utah Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Salt Lake City city (based on Salt Lake County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.50%
Here: 67.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchJewish
Adherents83.0%8.8%0.8%0.8%0.7%
Congregations87.5%1.6%1.2%0.7%0.3%
NameEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMuslim EstimatePresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents0.7%0.6%0.6%0.5%3.5%
Congregations0.4%0.4%0.2%0.6%7.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 146
Salt Lake County:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 16
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 47
Salt Lake County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 246
Salt Lake County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 558
Here:

5.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Salt Lake County:

22.7%
Utah:

23.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 56$272,526$58,3982$3,877
Other Government Administration 176$905,238$61,72112$26,192
Judicial and Legal 94$490,381$62,6029$17,375
Police Protection - Officers 370$1,885,719$61,1587$10,957
Police - Other 223$1,043,241$56,1390$0
Firefighters 282$1,656,648$70,4960$0
Fire - Other 87$428,447$59,0963$8,041
Streets and Highways 114$506,357$53,30121$40,065
Airports 492$2,364,043$57,6607$12,684
Solid Waste Management 36$129,794$43,2656$12,115
Sewerage 220$940,286$51,2887$12,460
Parks and Recreation 53$224,989$50,94167$44,187
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7$27,549$47,2270$0
Water Supply 145$657,164$54,3860$0
Local Libraries 103$386,436$45,022197$168,893
Other and Unallocable 250$1,258,013$60,385120$54,987
Totals for Government 2,708$13,176,831$58,391458$411,833

Salt Lake City government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Air Transportation: $67,335,000 ($352.21)
    Sewerage: $13,646,000 ($71.38)
    Regular Highways: $13,078,000 ($68.41)
    Water Utilities: $10,080,000 ($52.73)
    General - Other: $9,789,000 ($51.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,188,000 ($48.06)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,110,000 ($5.81)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($0.01)
  • Current Operations - Air Transportation: $68,678,000 ($359.23)
    Police Protection: $46,799,000 ($244.79)
    Water Utilities: $38,127,000 ($199.43)
    Local Fire Protection: $29,111,000 ($152.27)
    Housing and Community Development: $21,953,000 ($114.83)
    General - Other: $21,554,000 ($112.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,239,000 ($90.17)
    Regular Highways: $17,226,000 ($90.10)
    Libraries: $12,087,000 ($63.22)
    Sewerage: $11,701,000 ($61.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,940,000 ($36.30)
    Central Staff Services: $6,897,000 ($36.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,878,000 ($30.75)
    General Public Buildings: $5,467,000 ($28.60)
    Financial Administration: $4,202,000 ($21.98)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $1,114,000 ($5.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,910,000 ($57.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $8,169,000 ($42.73)
    Water Utilities: $5,930,000 ($31.02)
    Air Transportation: $5,830,000 ($30.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,179,000 ($16.63)
    Regular Highways: $1,060,000 ($5.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $923,000 ($4.83)
    General - Other: $824,000 ($4.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $796,000 ($4.16)
    General Public Building: $524,000 ($2.74)
    Police Protection: $356,000 ($1.86)
    Libraries: $238,000 ($1.24)
    Central Staff Services: $78,000 ($0.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $43,000 ($0.22)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $43,000 ($0.22)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $12,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $176,509,000 ($923.26)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $630,000 ($3.30)

Salt Lake City government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $155,733,000 ($814.59)
    Sewerage: $22,072,000 ($115.45)
    All Other: $9,964,000 ($52.12)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,258,000 ($43.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,403,000 ($12.57)
    Parking Facilities: $1,454,000 ($7.61)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $502,000 ($2.63)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $10,784,000 ($56.41)
    All Other: $776,000 ($4.06)
    Highways: $37,000 ($0.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,929,000 ($10.09)
    All Other: $1,491,000 ($7.80)
    General Local Government Support: $1,274,000 ($6.66)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $28,886,000 ($151.09)
    Interest Earnings: $17,840,000 ($93.32)
    Rents: $5,418,000 ($28.34)
    Special Assessments: $4,015,000 ($21.00)
    Sale of Property: $155,000 ($0.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $51,678,000 ($270.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,733,000 ($29.99)
    All Other: $628,000 ($3.28)
    General Local Government Support: $364,000 ($1.90)
    Housing and Community Development: $18,000 ($0.09)
  • Tax - Property: $96,762,000 ($506.13)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $47,113,000 ($246.43)
    Public Utilities Sales: $25,749,000 ($134.68)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $6,887,000 ($36.02)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,462,000 ($12.88)
    Other License: $1,269,000 ($6.64)

Salt Lake City government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $327,709,000 ($1714.14)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $309,287,000 ($1617.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,476,000 ($133.26)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,054,000 ($36.90)

Salt Lake City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,398,000 ($17.77)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $387,015,000 ($2024.35)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,226,000 ($48.26)

5.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
Utah average:

6.32%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($350 average AGI)
Salt Lake County:

0.04%
Utah average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Utah County, UT  0.80% ($35,270 average AGI)
from Davis County, UT  0.56% ($35,770)
from Weber County, UT  0.18% ($33,854)


5.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
Utah average:

6.46%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($632 average AGI)
Salt Lake County:

0.05%
Utah average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Utah County, UT  0.68% ($40,074 average AGI)
to Davis County, UT  0.53% ($41,813)
to Weber County, UT  0.16% ($31,898)

Strongest AM radio stations in Salt Lake City:

  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBJA (1640 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • KSOP (1370 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KNRS (570 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNS (1280 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KMRI (1550 AM; 10 kW; WEST VALLEY CITY, UT; Owner: KMRI RADIO, LLC)
  • KFNZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KSGO (1600 AM; 5 kW; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: UTAH SPANISH RADIO CORP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salt Lake City:

  • KCPX (105.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K252DI (98.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: FIRST NATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K276DP (103.1 FM; MILLCREEK, UT; Owner: FIRST NATIONAL B/CING CORPORATION)
  • K213CQ (90.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBER (101.1 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISN-FM (97.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKAT (101.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSFI (100.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KUBL-FM (93.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOSY-FM (106.5 FM; SPANISH FORK, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSP-FM (103.5 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KODJ (94.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUER-FM (90.1 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KBYU-FM (89.1 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KURR (99.5 FM; BOUNTIFUL, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBEE-FM (98.7 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Salt Lake City:

  • K59GS (Channel 59; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K66FN (Channel 66; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: AZTECA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KEJT-LP (Channel 48; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KUCL-LP (Channel 26; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CHRISTIAN LIFE BROADCASTING)
  • KULC (Channel 9; OGDEN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KUED (Channel 7; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KSL-TV (Channel 5; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KUWB (Channel 30; OGDEN, UT; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF UTAH, LLC)
  • KBYU-TV (Channel 11; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KJZZ-TV (Channel 14; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LARRY H. MILLER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KSTU (Channel 13; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KTVX (Channel 4; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTMW (Channel 20; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUBX-LP (Channel 58; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Salt Lake City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 314
Total length: 3,183 meters (10,443ft)
Total costs: $2,550,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,068,453
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,038,312

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 4
  • 1960-1969: 29
  • 1970-1979: 15
  • 1980-1989: 79
  • 1990-1999: 48
  • 2000-2009: 123
  • 2010-2012: 14
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Salt Lake City, UT
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 51 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED926$197,993936$236,1604,946$213,461140$145,96521$1,605,772461$174,1124$108,513
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED92$228,74388$276,920514$213,57925$74,6370$039$215,0233$30,763
APPLICATIONS DENIED167$179,827189$223,1191,429$211,648110$88,22710$692,634235$175,58011$47,421
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN121$191,632121$251,017898$203,39066$122,4743$6,312,62394$167,3752$147,195
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS13$204,76534$213,950206$224,20220$78,6340$027$171,2881$34,390

Detailed mortgage data for all 55 tracts in Salt Lake City, UT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 46 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED159$246,689122$225,9742$241,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED64$270,11868$238,6876$216,962
APPLICATIONS DENIED28$210,31535$248,9791$277,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$212,72715$236,6060$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS9$211,3974$200,3582$210,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 574
  • Hazardous Condition: 330
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 11

Incident types - Salt Lake City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Salt Lake City, UT
Most common first names in Salt Lake City, UT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2,08275.2 years
William1,87175.1 years
Mary1,67280.3 years
James1,42172.4 years
Robert1,41670.9 years
George1,26477.2 years
Ruth93580.0 years
Joseph92675.7 years
Helen91880.0 years
Charles84275.0 years
Most common last names in Salt Lake City, UT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1,18476.1 years
Johnson98575.6 years
Anderson87977.2 years
Jensen61877.7 years
Hansen56177.0 years
Jones56076.1 years
Brown55376.2 years
Peterson52577.2 years
Christensen51676.9 years
Williams45875.2 years
Businesses in Salt Lake City, UT
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness2JoS. A. Bank1
7-Eleven37Jones New York5
ALDO1Journeys1
AMF Bowling1Justice1
AT&T13KFC3
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kincaid2
Abercrombie Kids1Kmart2
Ace Hardware2Kohl's1
Aeropostale1Kroger14
American Eagle Outfitters1La Quinta2
Ann Taylor3La-Z-Boy1
Apple Store1Lane Bryant1
Applebee's4Lane Furniture11
Arby's8LensCrafters1
Ashley Furniture1Little Caesars Pizza6
Audi1Lowe's1
AutoZone4Macy's1
Banana Republic1Marriott10
Barnes & Noble2MasterBrand Cabinets13
Baskin-Robbins2McDonald's17
Bath & Body Works2Men's Wearhouse1
Baymont Inn1Microtel1
Bebe1Motel 62
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motherhood Maternity2
Ben & Jerry's1New Balance5
Big O Tires6Nike15
Blockbuster6Nissan1
Brookstone3Nordstrom1
Budget Car Rental2Office Depot1
Burger King13OfficeMax2
Carl\s Jr.3Old Navy2
Chevrolet1Olive Garden2
Chick-Fil-A1Pac Sun1
Chico's3Panda Express3
Chipotle2Papa John's Pizza6
Cinnabon 3Payless3
Coldwater Creek1Penske4
Comfort Inn2PetSmart2
Comfort Suites1Pier 1 Imports2
Costco1Pizza Hut7
Cricket Wireless14Pottery Barn1
Curves3Pottery Barn Kids1
DHL1Quality2
Dairy Queen1Quiznos4
Days Inn1RadioShack5
Decora Cabinetry3Ramada2
Dennys3Red Lobster1
Discount Tire1Red Robin1
Domino's Pizza12Rite Aid8
DressBarn1SONIC Drive-In2
Dressbarn1Sam's Club1
Econo Lodge1Sheraton1
Express1Shoe Carnival1
Famous Footwear2Skechers USA2
Fashion Bug1Sleep Inn1
FedEx101Sprint Nextel6
Firestone Complete Auto Care6Staples1
Foot Locker1Starbucks21
Ford1Subaru2
Forever 211Subway30
GNC6Super 81
GameStop3T-Mobile15
Gap1T.J.Maxx1
Gymboree1Taco Bell9
H&R Block11Target2
Haworth1Toyota1
Hilton7Toys"R"Us1
Holiday Inn5True Value2
Hollister Co.1U-Haul6
Home Depot3UPS122
Homestead Studio Suites2Vans5
Honda1Verizon Wireless3
Hot Topic1Victoria's Secret1
Howard Johnson1Village Inn2
Hyatt2Volkswagen1
IHOP1Walgreens3
InTown Suites1Walmart4
J. Jill1Wendy's12
J.Crew1Wet Seal1
JCPenney1Whole Foods Market2
Jamba Juice4YMCA1
Jimmy John's3Z Gallerie1

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