Tooele, Utah

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Population in 2019: 36,015 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +60.1%
Males: 17,573  (48.8%)
Females: 18,442  (51.2%)
Median resident age:

31.4 years
Utah median age:

31.2 years

Zip codes: 84074.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $69,341 (it was $43,862 in 2000)
Tooele:

$69,341
UT:

$75,780

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,067 (it was $16,580 in 2000)

Tooele city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $234,989 (it was $118,400 in 2000)
Tooele:

$234,989
UT:

$330,300

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $247,357; detached houses: $259,532; townhouses or other attached units: $233,037; in 2-unit structures: $357,801; mobile homes: $54,362

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,032.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tooele: 90.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.7%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.9% for American Indian residents, 1.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 22.5% for other race residents, 7.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tooele, UT (2019)
    • 28,69180.3%White alone
    • 5,44615.2%Hispanic
    • 8752.4%Two or more races
    • 2520.7%American Indian alone
    • 1630.5%Black alone
    • 1640.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1180.3%Asian alone
    • 80.02%Other race alone

Races in Tooele detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 96 registered sex offenders living in Tooele, Utah as of June 13, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tooele is 353 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Tooele by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.9)
1
(2.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
18
(61.4)
20
(66.6)
13
(42.8)
19
(61.6)
8
(26.1)
22
(68.3)
15
(46.0)
25
(77.5)
34
(104.6)
56
(170.8)
40
(117.3)
35
(99.8)
45
(126.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(17.1)
5
(16.7)
5
(16.5)
10
(32.4)
13
(42.4)
5
(15.5)
17
(52.1)
12
(37.2)
20
(61.5)
16
(48.8)
20
(58.6)
17
(48.5)
7
(19.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
36
(122.9)
44
(146.6)
48
(158.1)
47
(152.3)
56
(182.6)
38
(118.0)
64
(196.1)
35
(108.6)
42
(129.2)
82
(250.1)
51
(149.5)
51
(145.4)
20
(56.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
147
(501.8)
134
(446.4)
259
(853.0)
223
(722.8)
182
(593.5)
275
(853.6)
214
(655.6)
261
(809.5)
244
(750.7)
277
(844.8)
180
(527.7)
110
(313.7)
106
(296.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
649
(2,216)
663
(2,209)
794
(2,615)
810
(2,626)
1,016
(3,313)
962
(2,986)
1,112
(3,407)
999
(3,099)
963
(2,963)
836
(2,550)
931
(2,729)
939
(2,678)
690
(1,932)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
69
(235.6)
70
(233.2)
63
(207.5)
52
(168.6)
69
(225.0)
79
(245.2)
70
(214.5)
77
(238.8)
152
(467.7)
166
(506.3)
74
(216.9)
94
(268.1)
64
(179.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(30.7)
21
(70.0)
5
(16.5)
10
(32.4)
13
(42.4)
5
(15.5)
18
(55.1)
7
(21.7)
15
(46.2)
12
(36.6)
5
(14.7)
6
(17.1)
2
(5.6)
City-Data.com crime index221.5225.9251.7258.6262.2287.9290.9294.6342.6402.9304.8279.7235.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Tooele, UT

Crime rate in Tooele detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 46 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
Utah average:

1.54
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Ancestries: English (17.3%), American (11.1%), European (4.9%), German (4.9%), Scottish (3.8%), Irish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated on 06/19/1853

Elevation: 4923 feet

Land area: 21.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,704 people per square mile   (low).

Tooele, Utah map

1,483 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America, 0.4% Europe).

This city:

4.0%
Utah:

8.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,645 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,251 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Jordan, UT (17.6 miles , pop. 68,336).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (339.6 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (484.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Erda, UT (2.2 miles ),
Stockton, UT (2.6 miles ),
Stansbury Park, UT (2.6 miles ),
Grantsville, UT (3.1 miles ),
Copperton, UT (3.3 miles ),
Ophir, UT (3.4 miles),
Herriman, UT (3.8 miles ),
Bingham, UT (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 40.54 N, Longitude: 112.30 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,254 (-16.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,886 (41.2%)

Area code: 435

Distribution of median household income in Tooele, UT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Tooele, UT in 2019
Tooele satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
Utah:

3.9%
Historical population in Tooele, UT
Historical housing units in Tooele, UT

Population change in the 1990s: +8,523 (+61.0%).
Most common industries in Tooele, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Public administration (10.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Health care (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Public administration (11.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (3.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
  • Educational services (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.2%)
  • Health care (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Tooele, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Customer service representatives (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.0%)
  • Child care workers (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)

Average climate in Tooele, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tooele, Utah environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.5. This is about average.

City:

87.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.130. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.130
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.99. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.99
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 37.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.61. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.61
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.0394. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0394
U.S.:

0.0098

Earthquake activity:

Tooele-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Utah state average. It is 2310% 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 291.0 miles away from Tooele center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 273.5 miles away from Tooele center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 256.7 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 102.5 miles away from Tooele center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 339.0 miles away from Tooele center
On 3/18/2020 at 13:09:31, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 7.4 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 18.8 miles away from Tooele 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 Tooele County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Landslides: 3, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tooele topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Tooele:

  • MOUNTAIN WEST MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 2055 NORTH MAIN STREET)
  • ROCKY MOUNTAIN CARE - TOOELE (140 EAST 200 SOUTH)
  • TOOELE VALLEY DIALYSIS CENTER (196 E 2000 N STE 112)
  • MOUNTAIN WEST HOME HEALTH (1887 NORTH AARON DRIVE, SUITE D)

Airports and heliports located in Tooele:

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College/University in Tooele:

  • Tooele Applied Technology College (Full-time enrollment: 98; Location: 88 South Tooele Blvd.; Public; Website: www.tatc.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tooele:

  • Salt Lake Community College (about 21 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; Full-time enrollment: 20,797)
  • Stevens-Henager College-Murray (about 23 miles; Murray, UT; FT enrollment: 6,395)
  • Western Governors University (about 25 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 31,481)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 27 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Westminster College (about 27 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • University of Utah (about 29 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)
  • Utah Valley University (about 36 miles; Orem, UT; FT enrollment: 24,403)

Public high schools in Tooele:

  • TOOELE HIGH (Students: 1,329, Location: 301 W VINE, Grades: 9-12)
  • EXCELSIOR ACADEMY (Location: 124 E ERDA WAY, Grades: KG-9, Charter school)
  • BLUE PEAK HIGH (Location: 211 S TOOELE BLVD, Grades: 10-12)
  • TOOELE COMMUNITY LEARNING CENTER (Location: 211 S TOOELE BLVD, Grades: 9-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Tooele:

Private elementary/middle school in Tooele:

  • ST MARGUERITE'S CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 172, Location: 510 E VINE ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Tooele

Library in Tooele:

  • TOOELE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $585,576; Location: 128 WEST VINE STREET; 57,919 books; 4,447 audio materials; 1,733 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • New Elem. School: Middle Canyon Elem. 751 E. 1000 N. Tooele Ut. 84074 Ph.# 435-833-1906 call for info.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tooele: Tod Park (A), Mountain View Ambulance (B), Tooele City Fire Department Station 2 (C), Tooele City Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tooele include: Christian Faith Church (A), Church of Christ (B), First Assembly of God Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Lutheran Church (E), Independent Baptist Church (F), Jehovahs Witnesses Tooele Congregation (G), Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church (H), Saint Marguerites Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Tooele City Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Settlement Canyon Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Tooele include: Highland Park (1), Liberty Park (2), Plat C Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Benson Grist Mill (Museums; 325 Highway 138), High Uinta Pack Goats (Tours & Charters; 434 South Coleman Street).

Hotels: Valley View Motel (585 Canyon Road), Hampton Inn Tooele (461 South Main Street), Villa Motel (475 North Main Street), Comfort Inn (491 S Main St), The Kirk (57 West Vine Street), Best Western Inn Tooele (365 North Main Street), American Inn & Suites (491 South Main Street).

Courts: Utah State Government - Juvenile Court- Juvenile Probation Offices- Tooele Probation Of (47 South Main Street), Third District Court (47 South Main Street).

Birthplace of: Eugene E. Campbell - Utah historian, Loren C. Dunn - Latter Day Saint writer, Amy Palmer - Athletics competitor, Joseph W. McMurrin - Mormon missionary, Robert Boyd Brazier - Soilder, Ron Rydalch - Football player.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tooele and their reported violations in the past:

TOOELE CITY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 32,937, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from NOV-10-2005 to NOV-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-17-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-17-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-08-2011)
  • 176 regular monitoring violations
TOOELE ARMY DEPOT (Population served: 541, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-28-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-28-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-28-2012)
  • One regular monitoring violation
LINCOLN CULINARY WATER ASSN (Population served: 470, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-13-2009)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1998, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-1996), St Hook-up/Extension Ban (OCT-23-1996)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-1996), St Hook-up/Extension Ban (OCT-23-1996)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-1996), St Hook-up/Extension Ban (OCT-23-1996)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-1996, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-1996), St Hook-up/Extension Ban (OCT-23-1996)
  • 90 regular monitoring violations
TOOELE ARMY DEPOT-DESERET CHEMICAL (Population served: 449, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-23-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-23-2010)
OPHIR CANYON WATER ASSOCATION (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-28-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2007), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2011)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 7 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
MOUNTAIN VIEW COMMUNITY PARK LLC (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
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:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In APR-02-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (3 times from APR-18-2012 to APR-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (3 times from APR-18-2012 to APR-18-2013)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
ERDA CENTER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
IBAPAH SCHOOL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In APR-02-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tooele that have no violations reported:

  • MOTOR VU THEATRE (Population served: 700, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

3.1 people
Utah:

3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.8%
Whole state:

75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.8%
Whole state:

4.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Tooele in 2010:

  • 134 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 103 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Tooele in 2000:

  • 150 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 90 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 53 people in nursing homes
  • 2 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents

Banks with branches in Tooele (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Tooele Branch at 201 North Main Street, branch established on 1962/03/28. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Tooele Branch at 99 W 1280 North, branch established on 2001/03/05. 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.
  • Zions First National Bank: Tooele Branch at 998 North Main, branch established on 1982/02/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Tooele Branch at 204 North Main Street, branch established on 1977/09/26. 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

For population 15 years and over in Tooele:

Marital status in Tooele, UT
  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

For population 25 years and over in Tooele:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Utah average:

10.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Tooele
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Religion statistics for Tooele, UT (based on Tooele County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other38,89588
Catholic10,7062
Evangelical Protestant1,25014
Mainline Protestant2932
None7,074-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Tooele County:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Tooele County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Tooele County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Tooele County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Tooele County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.9%
Utah:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.6%
State:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.6%
Utah:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
Utah:

45.5%

Average BMI:
Tooele:

28.9
Utah:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.8%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tooele:

33.7%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Tooele:

57.1%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Tooele:

80.0%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tooele, UT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 35$196,378$67,3300$0
Other Government Administration 18$87,365$58,24313$10,620
Parks and Recreation 14$51,115$43,81333$17,875
Other and Unallocable 13$54,969$50,7412$2,096
Local Libraries 9$28,858$38,4773$4,657
Water Supply 9$33,751$45,0010$0
Streets and Highways 8$28,524$42,7860$0
Police - Other 8$26,928$40,39221$15,689
Sewerage 6$26,347$52,6940$0
Financial Administration 6$28,664$57,3284$5,377
Natural Resources 5$31,233$74,9594$2,321
Judicial and Legal 4$26,786$80,3580$0
Firefighters 0$0 14$7,591
Totals for Government 135$620,920$55,19394$66,228

Tooele government finances - Expenditure in 2018 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,513,000 ($42.01)
    Housing and Community Development: $655,000 ($18.19)
    Natural Resources - Other: $344,000 ($9.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $74,000 ($2.05)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($0.64)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($0.56)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,983,000 ($110.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,494,000 ($69.25)
    General - Other: $1,620,000 ($44.98)
    Water Utilities: $1,581,000 ($43.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,343,000 ($37.29)
    Sewerage: $1,236,000 ($34.32)
    Central Staff Services: $1,103,000 ($30.63)
    Regular Highways: $1,064,000 ($29.54)
    Housing and Community Development: $982,000 ($27.27)
    Libraries: $792,000 ($21.99)
    Financial Administration: $676,000 ($18.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $445,000 ($12.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $326,000 ($9.05)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $315,000 ($8.75)
    General Public Buildings: $253,000 ($7.02)
    Health - Other: $222,000 ($6.16)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $91,000 ($2.53)
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000 ($0.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $79,000 ($2.19)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $313,000 ($8.69)
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $117,000 ($3.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $360,000 ($10.00)
    Local Fire Protection: $91,000 ($2.53)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($1.69)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($0.56)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($0.56)
    Police Protection: $6,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,227,000 ($200.67)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($0.44)

Tooele government finances - Revenue in 2018 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,368,000 ($93.52)
    Other: $1,322,000 ($36.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $531,000 ($14.74)
    Regular Highways: $231,000 ($6.41)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $128,000 ($3.55)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $145,000 ($4.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $26,000 ($0.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,740,000 ($48.31)
    Sale of Property: $843,000 ($23.41)
    Rents: $653,000 ($18.13)
    General Revenue - Other: $224,000 ($6.22)
    Fines and Forfeits: $128,000 ($3.55)
    Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $5,344,000 ($148.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,145,000 ($31.79)
    General Local Government Support: $46,000 ($1.28)
  • Tax - Property: $5,126,000 ($142.33)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,817,000 ($133.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,976,000 ($54.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $817,000 ($22.68)
    Other License: $321,000 ($8.91)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $52,000 ($1.44)

Tooele government finances - Debt in 2018 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,387,000 ($66.28)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,387,000 ($66.28)

9.69% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,357 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.69%
Utah average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Salt Lake County, UT  4.85% ($49,742 average AGI)
from Utah County, UT  0.55% ($49,204)
from Davis County, UT  0.51% ($61,410)


7.45% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,196 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Utah average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Salt Lake County, UT  2.76% ($41,081 average AGI)
to Davis County, UT  0.46% ($56,978)
to Elko County, NV  0.45% ($39,154)
Businesses in Tooele, UT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1H&R Block2
AT&T2Hilton1
Albertsons1Holiday Inn1
Applebee's1Home Depot1
Arby's1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1Maurices1
Best Western1Panda Express1
Big O Tires1Payless1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King2RadioShack1
Carl\s Jr.1Sears1
Chevrolet1Sprint Nextel1
Cold Stone Creamery1Subway2
Cricket Wireless1T-Mobile2
Curves1Taco Bell1
Dennys1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS4
Ford1Walmart1
GNC1Wendy's1
GameStop1

Strongest AM radio stations in Tooele:

  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKDS (1060 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH SALT LAKE, UT; Owner: HOLIDAY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTKK (630 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLLB (1510 AM; daytime; 10 kW; WEST JORDAN, UT; Owner: UNITED SECURITY FINANCIAL, INC.)
  • KWDZ (910 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KBEE (860 AM; 10 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMRI (1550 AM; 10 kW; WEST VALLEY CITY, UT; Owner: KMRI RADIO, LLC)
  • KBJA (1640 AM; 10 kW; SANDY, UT; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC)
  • 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)
  • KFNZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tooele:

  • KSOP-FM (104.3 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KSOP, INC.)
  • K272DP (102.3 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KRCL (90.9 FM; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: LISTENERS COMMUNITY RADIO OF UTAH)
  • KBZN (97.9 FM; OGDEN, UT; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • K248AK (97.5 FM; DRAPER, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUUU (92.1 FM; TOOELE, UT; Owner: MILLCREEK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KXRK (96.3 FM; PROVO, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KQMB (102.7 FM; MIDVALE, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Tooele:

  • KUTV (Channel 2; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: KUTV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KEJT-LP (Channel 48; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KUED (Channel 7; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KULC (Channel 9; OGDEN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KBYU-TV (Channel 11; PROVO, UT; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY)
  • KSL-TV (Channel 5; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KUWB (Channel 30; OGDEN, UT; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF UTAH, LLC)
  • KTVX (Channel 4; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KTMW (Channel 20; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUBX-LP (Channel 58; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K68FY (Channel 68; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: PRICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K59GS (Channel 59; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: ALPHA & OMEGA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K18FJ (Channel 18; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Tooele fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 7.7mTotal length
  • 31,425Total average daily traffic
  • 4,973Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,282Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tooele)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Tooele, UT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 254 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tooele)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tooele)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED240$157,42575$107,356955$145,30215$91,13529$99,76520$88,968
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$183,3623$57,18796$156,6335$87,3343$120,3331$34,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED33$150,01019$124,889249$151,42722$42,19514$97,31411$61,474
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$170,42425$169,145184$151,06613$85,7414$118,4804$79,498
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$142,4242$118,47533$177,6471$10,0000$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1309.00 , 1310.00, 1311.00, 1312.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$200,36835$160,4921$153,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$147,67014$202,7911$146,470
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$118,31513$151,5900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$144,5004$167,4730$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$126,8102$184,9701$126,810
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1309.00 , 1310.00, 1311.00, 1312.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tooele, UT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tooele, UT - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 58. The highest number of fires - 110 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Tooele, UT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (50.2%), and Structure Fires (32.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Tooele, UT
    • 49750.2%Outside Fires
    • 32532.8%Structure Fires
    • 12312.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 464.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tooele, UT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tooele, Utah:

  • American Inn & Suites, 491 S Main St, Tooele, Utah 84074 , Phone: (435) 882-6100, Fax: (435) 882-6102
  • Best Western Inn Tooele, 365 N Main St, Tooele, Utah 84074 , Phone: (435) 882-5010, Fax: (435) 882-5746
  • Hampton Inn, 461 S Main St, Tooele, Utah 84074 , Phone: (435) 843-7700, Fax: (435) 843-7703
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel, 1531 N Main, Tooele, Utah 84074 , Phone: (435) 833-0500, Fax: (435) 833-0500
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 8580 North Hwy 36, Tooele, Utah 84074 , Phone: (801) 250-3600, Fax: (801) 250-3611
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tooele, Utah
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tooele, UT
  • 92.3%Utility gas
  • 5.6%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tooele, UT
  • 89.7%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Coal or coke


Tooele compared to Utah state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.

Tooele on our top lists:

  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military transient quarters for temporary residents (population 1,000+)"
  • #30 (84074) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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