Salt Lake City, UT

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2019 Population
1.23M
0.831% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mike Lee
Republican Party
US Senator
Mitt Romney
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
33.2
1.22% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
9.02%
5.91% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$80,196
8.77% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$356,400
8.26% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
651,786
3.01% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Salt Lake City, UT had a population of 1.23M people with a median age of 33.2 and a median household income of $80,196. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Salt Lake City, UT grew from 1.22M to 1.23M, a 0.831% increase and its median household income grew from $73,730 to $80,196, a 8.77% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salt Lake City, UT are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.8%), White (Hispanic) (10.1%), Other (Hispanic) (6.93%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.91%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.63%). 20.6% of the households in Salt Lake City, UT speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 92.6% of the residents in Salt Lake City, UT are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Salt Lake City, UT are Western Governors University (34,132 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Utah (8,741 degrees), and Salt Lake Community College (4,753 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Salt Lake City, UT was $356,400, and the homeownership rate was 68.2%. Most people in Salt Lake City, UT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Salt Lake City, UT was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Utah. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Utah.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Utah across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Diversity

Salt Lake City, UT is home to a population of 1.23M people, from which 92.6% are citizens. As of 2019, 32% of Salt Lake City, UT residents were born outside of the country (394k people).

In 2019, there were 7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (872k people) in Salt Lake City, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 125k White (Hispanic) and 85.4k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Salt Lake City, UT are Spanish (145,922 speakers), Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages (10,215 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (9,037 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Salt Lake City, UT
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    872k ± 1.81k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    125k ± 8.59k
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    85.4k ± 9.19k
18.5%
Hispanic Population
228k people

In 2019, there were 7 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (872k people) in Salt Lake City, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 125k White (Hispanic) and 85.4k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.5% of the people in Salt Lake City, UT are hispanic (228k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Salt Lake City, UT as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    145,922 speakers (12.8%)
  2. Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages
    10,215 speakers (0.893%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    9,037 speakers (0.79%)

20.6% of Salt Lake City, UT citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 22%.

In 2019, the most common non-English language spoken in Salt Lake City, UT was Spanish. 12.8% of the overall population of Salt Lake City, UT are native Spanish speakers. 0.893% speak Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages and 0.79% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese), the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

32%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
394k people
11.9%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
146k people

As of 2019, 32% of Salt Lake City, UT residents (394k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Salt Lake City, UT was 11.9%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

31
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.3
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 1

In 2019, the median age of all people in Salt Lake City, UT was 33.2. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 31, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Salt Lake City, UT are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Salt Lake City, UT residents was 33.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    104,265 ± 7,798 people
  2. India
    13,318 ± 2,827 people
  3. Venezuela
    9,906 ± 2,440 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Utah was Mexico, the natal country of 104,265 Utah residents, followed by India with 13,318 and Venezuela with 9,906.

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Citizenship

92.6%
2019 Citizenship
92.2%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 92.6% of Salt Lake City, UT residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Salt Lake City, UT was 92.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    12,077 ± 1,668
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    9,950 ± 1,734
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    6,202 ± 1,558

Salt Lake City, UT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.21 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Salt Lake City, UT is $80,196. In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Salt Lake City, UT was Davis County, UT with a value of $87,427, followed by Tooele County, UT and Salt Lake County, UT, with respective values of $80,973 and $80,119.

Males in Utah have an average income that is 1.56 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,724. The income inequality in Utah (measured using the Gini index) is 0.484, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Salt Lake City, UT employs 652k people. The largest industries in Salt Lake City, UT are Health Care & Social Assistance (71,766 people), Retail Trade (69,380 people), and Educational Services (65,815 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($80,121), Utilities ($66,627), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($66,204).

Wages

Median Household Income

$80,196
2019 value
± $1,618
8.77%
1 Year Growth
± 2.97%

Households in Salt Lake City, UT have a median annual income of $80,196, which is more than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $73,730 in 2018, which represents a 8.77% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$71,335
Average Male Salary in Utah
± $2,107
$45,724
Average Female Salary in Utah
± $1,425

In 2019, full-time male employees in Utah made 1.56 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Utah by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Utah
  1. Asian
    $54,401 ± $7,850
  2. White
    $52,494 ± $1,323
  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races
    $43,307 ± $8,496

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Utah workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.04 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Utah.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Utah by number of full-time employees.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Salt Lake City, UT is from Utah.
0.484
2019 Wage GINI in Utah
0.477
2018 Wage GINI in Utah

In 2019, the income inequality in Utah was 0.484 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.4% growth from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Utah was higher than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Utah in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Utah across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Salt Lake City, UT was Davis County, UT with a value of $87,427, followed by Tooele County, UT and Salt Lake County, UT, with respective values of $80,973 and $80,119.

The following map shows all of the counties in Salt Lake City, UT colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

9.02% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Salt Lake City, UT (107k out of 1.19M people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    67,678 ± 2,049
  2. Hispanic
    34,988 ± 1,510
  3. Other
    19,855 ± 1,219

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Salt Lake City, UT is White, followed by Hispanic and Other.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

652k
2019 Value
± 14,712
3.01%
1 Year growth
± 3.02%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Salt Lake City, UT grew at a rate of 3.01%, from 633k employees to 652k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Salt Lake City, UT, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (87,162 people), Management Occupations (77,576 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (55,702 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Salt Lake City, UT.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Salt Lake City, UT, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (87,162 people), Management Occupations (77,576 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (55,702 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Salt Lake City, UT has an unusually high number of residents working as Computer & Mathematical Occupations (1.42 times higher than expected), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1.26 times), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.2 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Salt Lake City, UT, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($80,636), Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($73,605), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($71,594).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

652k
2019 Value
± 14,712
3.01%
1 Year growth
± 3.02%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Salt Lake City, UT grew at a rate of 3.01%, from 633k employees to 652k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Salt Lake City, UT, are Health Care & Social Assistance (71,766 people), Retail Trade (69,380 people), and Educational Services (65,815 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Salt Lake City, UT, though some of these residents may live in Salt Lake City, UT and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Salt Lake City, UT, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (71,766 people), Retail Trade (69,380 people), and Educational Services (65,815 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Salt Lake City, UT has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (1.75 times higher than expected), Finance & Insurance (1.47 times), and Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.3 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Salt Lake City, UT, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($80,121), Utilities ($66,627), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($66,204).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Utah to other states, or from other states to Utah.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $14.9B
  2. $12.6B
  3. $12.6B

In 2018, the top outbound Utah product (by dollars) was Misc. mfg. prods. with $14.9B, followed by Mixed freight ($12.6B) and Textiles/leather ($12.6B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Utah products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$142B
2018 Value in Utah
$303B
Projected 2045 Value in Utah
114% growth

In 2018, total outbound Utah trade was $142B. This is expected to increase 114% to $303B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Utah trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Utah to other states, or from other states to Utah.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $12.3B
  2. $9.25B
  3. $6.3B

In 2018, the top outbound Utah domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $12.3B, followed by Nevada with $9.25B and Colorado and $6.3B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Utah shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Utah went to Donald J. Trump with 45.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Hillary Rodham Clinton (27.5%), followed by Evan Mcmullin (22.5%). The most partisan county was Piute County, UT with 85.9% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

Mike Lee and Mitt Romney are the senators currently representing the state of Utah. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Utah is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Donald J. Trump
Popular Vote for Utah
45.5% for the Republican Party
Most Partisan Counties in Utah
  1. 85.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  2. 79.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 79.3% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Utah was Piute County, UT with 85.9% of the vote going to Donald J. Trump running for the Republican Party.

The following map shows the counties in Utah colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Utah

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Mike Lee
Senator from Utah3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Mitt Romney
Senator from Utah1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019

Mike Lee and Mitt Romney are the senators currently representing Utah.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Utah over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Utah

Utah is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Utah have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Salt Lake City, UT awarded 52,691 degrees. The student population of Salt Lake City, UT is skewed towards women, with 84,476 male students and 135,424 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Salt Lake City, UT are White (37,785 and 73.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (4,772 and 9.25%), Black or African American (2,737 and 5.31%), and Asian (2,206 and 4.28%).

The largest universities in Salt Lake City, UT by number of degrees awarded are Western Governors University (34,132 and 64.8%), University of Utah (8,741 and 16.6%), and Salt Lake Community College (4,753 and 9.02%).

The most popular majors in Salt Lake City, UT are Registered Nursing (10,851 and 20.6%), General Business Administration & Management (5,887 and 11.2%), and Nursing Administration (3,070 and 5.83%).

The median tuition costs in Salt Lake City, UT are $14,585 for private four year colleges, and $7,412 and $26,017 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 9,989 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 3,053 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 1,560 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Salt Lake City, UT was Registered Nursing with 9,989 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Salt Lake City, UT according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 34,132 degrees awarded
  2. 8,741 degrees awarded
  3. 4,753 degrees awarded
$7,412
Median In-State Public
$14,585
Median Private

In 2019, the Salt Lake City, UT institution with the largest number of graduating students was Western Governors University with 34,132 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

18,205
Degrees Awarded to Men
34,486
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 18,205 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Salt Lake City, UT, which is 0.528 times less than the 34,486 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Salt Lake City, UT by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    37,785 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    4,772 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    2,737 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Salt Lake City, UT was White students. These 37,785 degrees mean that there were 7.92 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 4,772 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Salt Lake City, UT was $356,400 in 2019, which is 1.48 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $329,200 to $356,400, a 8.26% increase. The homeownership rate in Salt Lake City, UT is 68.2%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Salt Lake City, UT have an average commute time of 21.8 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Salt Lake City, UT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$356,400
2019 Median
± $4,456
$329,200
2018 Median
± $4,704

In 2019, the median property value in Salt Lake City, UT grew to to $356,400 from the previous year's value of $329,200.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Salt Lake City, UT compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Salt Lake City, UT the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$80,196
Median Household Income
± $1,618
406k
Number of Households
± 11,114

In 2019, the median household income of the 406k households in Salt Lake City, UT grew to $80,196 from the previous year's value of $73,730.

The following chart displays the households in Salt Lake City, UT distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$2k - $3k
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Salt Lake City, UT distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Salt Lake City, UT the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

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Rent vs Own

68.2%
2019 Homeownership
67.4%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 68.2% of the housing units in Salt Lake City, UT were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 67.4%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Salt Lake City, UT compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

21.8 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Salt Lake City, UT have a shorter commute time (21.8 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 1.4% of the workforce in Salt Lake City, UT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (77%)
  2. Carpooled (10%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.53%)

In 2019, 77% of workers in Salt Lake City, UT drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10%) and those who worked at home (6.53%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Salt Lake City, UT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Salt Lake City, UT have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

89.6% of the population of Salt Lake City, UT has health coverage, with 62.6% on employee plans, 6.97% on Medicaid, 8.2% on Medicare, 11% on non-group plans, and 0.901% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Utah was $5,982 in 2014. This is a 5.73% increase from the previous year ($5,658).

Primary care physicians in Utah see 1725 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.116% decrease from the previous year (1727 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1449 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 292 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Daggett County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.2%). Additionally, San Juan County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (38.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,725 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Utah

Primary care physicians in Utah see an average of 1,725 patients per year. This represents a 0.116% decrease from the previous year (1,727 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Utah in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Utah.
$5,982
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Utah
$3,657
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$6,484
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,084
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Utah (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 5.73%, from $5,658 to $5,982.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

10.4%
Uninsured
62.6%
Employer Coverage
6.97%
Medicaid
8.2%
Medicare
11%
Non-Group
0.901%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Salt Lake City, UT declined by 7.55% from 11.2% to 10.4%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Salt Lake City, UT changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 14.2% prevalence
  2. 14% prevalence
  3. 11.8% prevalence

Daggett County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Utah, at 14.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Utah by county over multiple years.

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