Salt Lake County, UT

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2019 Population
1.16M
0.677% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mike Lee
Republican Party
US Senator
Mitt Romney
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
33.3
1.22% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
9.19%
5.82% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$80,119
8.56% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$363,400
7.99% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
618,705
3.17% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Salt Lake County, UT had a population of 1.16M people with a median age of 33.3 and a median household income of $80,119. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Salt Lake County, UT grew from 1.15M to 1.16M, a 0.677% increase and its median household income grew from $73,801 to $80,119, a 8.56% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Salt Lake County, UT are White (Non-Hispanic) (70%), White (Hispanic) (10%), Other (Hispanic) (7.31%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.15%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.62%). 21.3% of the households in Salt Lake County, UT speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 92.2% of the residents in Salt Lake County, UT are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Salt Lake County, 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 County, UT was $363,400, and the homeownership rate was 67.3%. Most people in Salt Lake County, UT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Salt Lake County, UT was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Utah (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
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−5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in Utah. This represents a −5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

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

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Community Mobility

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Diversity

Salt Lake County, UT is home to a population of 1.16M people, from which 92.2% are citizens. As of 2019, 33.2% of Salt Lake County, UT residents were born outside of the country (386k people).

In 2019, there were 6.98 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (813k people) in Salt Lake County, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 117k White (Hispanic) and 84.9k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Salt Lake County, UT are Spanish (142,278 speakers), Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages (9,508 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (8,939 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Salt Lake County, UT
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    813k ± 1.79k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    117k ± 8.52k
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    84.9k ± 9.13k
18.8%
Hispanic Population
218k people

In 2019, there were 6.98 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (813k people) in Salt Lake County, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 117k White (Hispanic) and 84.9k Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

18.8% of the people in Salt Lake County, UT are hispanic (218k people).

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

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages
  1. Spanish
    142,278 speakers (13.2%)
  2. Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages
    9,508 speakers (0.883%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    8,939 speakers (0.83%)

21.3% of Salt Lake County, 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 County, UT was Spanish. 13.2% of the overall population of Salt Lake County, UT are native Spanish speakers. 0.883% speak Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages and 0.83% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese), the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

33.2%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
386k people
12.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
143k people

As of 2019, 33.2% of Salt Lake County, UT residents (386k 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 County, UT was 12.4%, 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 County, UT was 33.3. 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 County, UT are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Salt Lake County, 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

92.2%
2019 Citizenship
91.8%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 92.2% of Salt Lake County, 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 County, UT was 91.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    11,225 ± 1,544
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    9,321 ± 1,650
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    5,323 ± 1,358

Salt Lake County, UT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.2 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Salt Lake County, UT is $80,119. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Salt Lake County, UT was Census Tract 1148 with a value of $210,789, followed by Census Tract 1101.04 and Census Tract 1128.15, with respective values of $142,550 and $140,298.

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 County, UT employs 619k people. The largest industries in Salt Lake County, UT are Health Care & Social Assistance (68,358 people), Retail Trade (66,400 people), and Educational Services (60,947 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($85,149), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($66,700), and Utilities ($66,614).

Wages

Median Household Income

$80,119
2019 value
± $1,727
8.56%
1 Year Growth
± 3.15%

Households in Salt Lake County, UT have a median annual income of $80,119, 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 $73,801 in 2018, which represents a 8.56% 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.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Salt Lake County, 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)
  1. Census Tract 1148
  2. Census Tract 1101.04
  3. Census Tract 1128.15

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Salt Lake County, UT was Census Tract 1148 with a value of $210,789, followed by Census Tract 1101.04 and Census Tract 1128.15, with respective values of $142,550 and $140,298.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Salt Lake County, 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

9.19% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Salt Lake County, UT (103k out of 1.12M 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
    64,589 ± 1,997
  2. Hispanic
    33,904 ± 1,490
  3. Other
    19,125 ± 1,202

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Salt Lake County, 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

619k
2019 Value
± 14,167
3.17%
1 Year growth
± 3.06%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Salt Lake County, UT grew at a rate of 3.17%, from 600k employees to 619k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Salt Lake County, UT, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (83,503 people), Management Occupations (74,054 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (53,809 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Salt Lake County, UT.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Salt Lake County, UT, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (83,503 people), Management Occupations (74,054 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (53,809 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Salt Lake County, UT has an unusually high number of residents working as Computer & Mathematical Occupations (1.45 times higher than expected), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1.27 times), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.17 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Salt Lake County, UT, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($81,366), Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($73,713), and Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($72,116).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

619k
2019 Value
± 14,167
3.17%
1 Year growth
± 3.06%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Salt Lake County, UT grew at a rate of 3.17%, from 600k employees to 619k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Salt Lake County, UT, are Health Care & Social Assistance (68,358 people), Retail Trade (66,400 people), and Educational Services (60,947 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Salt Lake County, UT, though some of these residents may live in Salt Lake County, 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 County, UT, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (68,358 people), Retail Trade (66,400 people), and Educational Services (60,947 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Salt Lake County, UT has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (1.56 times higher than expected), Finance & Insurance (1.51 times), and Management of Companies & Enterprises (1.37 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Salt Lake County, UT, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($85,149), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($66,700), and Utilities ($66,614).

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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 Salt Lake County, UT went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 42% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (33%), followed by Other (25.1%). 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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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Salt Lake County, UT
42% for the Democratic 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 County, UT awarded 52,499 degrees. The student population of Salt Lake County, UT is skewed towards women, with 84,205 male students and 135,235 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Salt Lake County, UT are White (37,626 and 73.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (4,745 and 9.24%), Black or African American (2,735 and 5.32%), and Asian (2,204 and 4.29%).

The largest universities in Salt Lake County, UT by number of degrees awarded are Western Governors University (34,132 and 65%), University of Utah (8,741 and 16.6%), and Salt Lake Community College (4,753 and 9.05%).

The most popular majors in Salt Lake County, UT are Registered Nursing (10,851 and 20.7%), General Business Administration & Management (5,887 and 11.2%), and Nursing Administration (3,070 and 5.85%).

The median tuition costs in Salt Lake County, 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 County, 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 County, 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 County, 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

18,124
Degrees Awarded to Men
34,375
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 18,124 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Salt Lake County, UT, which is 0.527 times less than the 34,375 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    37,626 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    4,745 degrees awarded
  3. Black or African American
    2,735 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Salt Lake County, UT was White students. These 37,626 degrees mean that there were 7.93 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 4,745 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Salt Lake County, UT was $363,400 in 2019, which is 1.51 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $336,500 to $363,400, a 7.99% increase. The homeownership rate in Salt Lake County, UT is 67.3%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Salt Lake County, UT have an average commute time of 21.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Salt Lake County, UT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$363,400
2019 Median
± $4,550
$336,500
2018 Median
± $4,545

In 2019, the median property value in Salt Lake County, UT grew to to $363,400 from the previous year's value of $336,500.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Salt Lake County, 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 County, UT the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

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$80,119
Median Household Income
± $1,727
385k
Number of Households
± 10,828

In 2019, the median household income of the 385k households in Salt Lake County, UT grew to $80,119 from the previous year's value of $73,801.

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

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Rent vs Own

67.3%
2019 Homeownership
66.8%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 67.3% of the housing units in Salt Lake County, UT were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 66.8%.

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

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Commute Time

21.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Salt Lake County, UT have a shorter commute time (21.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 1.47% of the workforce in Salt Lake County, UT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (76.9%)
  2. Carpooled (9.88%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.61%)

In 2019, 76.9% of workers in Salt Lake County, UT drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.88%) and those who worked at home (6.61%).

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 County, 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 County, UT have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

89.8% of the population of Salt Lake County, UT has health coverage, with 62.4% on employee plans, 6.98% on Medicaid, 8.33% on Medicare, 11.2% on non-group plans, and 0.882% 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 Salt Lake County, UT see 1282 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.91% decrease from the previous year (1307 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1275 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 197 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

1,282 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Salt Lake County, UT

Primary care physicians in Salt Lake County, UT see an average of 1,282 patients per year. This represents a 1.91% decrease from the previous year (1,307 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Salt Lake County, UT 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

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$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

10.2%
Uninsured
62.4%
Employer Coverage
6.98%
Medicaid
8.33%
Medicare
11.2%
Non-Group
0.882%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Salt Lake County, UT declined by 9.38% from 11.3% to 10.2%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Salt Lake County, 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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