Summit County, UT

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2019 Population
41,103
1.46% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mike Lee
Republican Party
US Senator
Mitt Romney
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
39.5
1.28% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
5.6%
14% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$102,958
2.49% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$641,900
7.18% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
22,839
2.71% 1-year growth

About

In 2019, Summit County, UT had a population of 41.1k people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $102,958. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Summit County, UT grew from 40,511 to 41,103, a 1.46% increase and its median household income grew from $100,453 to $102,958, a 2.49% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Summit County, UT are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.3%), White (Hispanic) (8.67%), Other (Hispanic) (1.91%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.76%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.34%). 0% of the households in Summit County, UT speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 93.7% of the residents in Summit County, UT are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Summit County, UT was $641,900, and the homeownership rate was 77.4%. Most people in Summit County, UT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Summit 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
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

Summit County, UT is home to a population of 41.1k people, from which 93.7% are citizens. As of 2019, 26.7% of Summit County, UT residents were born outside of the country (11k people).

In 2019, there were 9.72 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (34.7k people) in Summit County, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.57k White (Hispanic) and 786 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Summit County, UT
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    34.7k ± 45
  2. White (Hispanic)
    3.57k ± 489
  3. Other (Hispanic)
    786 ± 423
11.4%
Hispanic Population
4.71k people

In 2019, there were 9.72 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (34.7k people) in Summit County, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.57k White (Hispanic) and 786 Other (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

11.4% of the people in Summit County, UT are hispanic (4.71k people).

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

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

26.7%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
11k people
9.67%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
3.92k people

As of 2019, 26.7% of Summit County, UT residents (11k 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 Summit County, UT was 9.67%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

39
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.6
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.8

In 2019, the median age of all people in Summit County, UT was 39.5. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 39, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Summit County, UT are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Summit County, UT residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    101,294 ± 7,685 people
  2. India
    8,662 ± 2,282 people
  3. Canada
    7,780 ± 2,163 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Utah was Mexico, the natal country of 101,294 Utah residents, followed by India with 8,662 and Canada with 7,780.

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Citizenship

93.7%
2019 Citizenship
93.6%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 93.7% of Summit County, UT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Summit County, UT was 93.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    451 ± 108
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    185 ± 67
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    171 ± 60

Summit County, UT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.44 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Summit County, UT is $102,958. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Summit County, UT was Census Tract 9643.03 with a value of $180,313, followed by Census Tract 9643.07 and Census Tract 9643.08, with respective values of $162,222 and $146,607.

Males in Utah have an average income that is 1.53 times higher than the average income of females, which is $44,820. The income inequality in Utah (measured using the Gini index) is 0.482, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of Summit County, UT employs 22.8k people. The largest industries in Summit County, UT are Educational Services (2,623 people), Accommodation & Food Services (2,342 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (2,192 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($128,125), Utilities ($90,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($84,327).

Wages

Median Household Income

$102,958
2019 value
± $5,613
2.49%
1 Year Growth
± 7.72%

Households in Summit County, UT have a median annual income of $102,958, 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 $100,453 in 2018, which represents a 2.49% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$68,567
Average Male Salary in Utah
± $1,979
$44,820
Average Female Salary in Utah
± $1,468

In 2019, full-time male employees in Utah made 1.53 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
    $51,369 ± $7,662
  2. White
    $50,209 ± $1,255
  3. Alaska Native
    $40,461 ± $14,129

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Utah workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.02 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 Summit County, UT is from Utah.
0.482
2019 Wage GINI in Utah
0.483
2018 Wage GINI in Utah

In 2019, the income inequality in Utah was 0.482 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.193% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more 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 9643.03
  2. Census Tract 9643.07
  3. Census Tract 9643.08

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Summit County, UT was Census Tract 9643.03 with a value of $180,313, followed by Census Tract 9643.07 and Census Tract 9643.08, with respective values of $162,222 and $146,607.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Summit County, UT colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

5.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Summit County, UT (2.29k out of 40.9k 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 18 - 24, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 25 - 34.

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
    2,039 ± 310
  2. Hispanic
    672 ± 223
  3. Black
    147 ± 144

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Summit County, UT is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

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

22.8k
2019 Value
± 894
2.71%
1 Year growth
± 5.4%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Summit County, UT grew at a rate of 2.71%, from 22.2k employees to 22.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Summit County, UT, are Management Occupations (3,897 people), Sales & Related Occupations (2,443 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,992 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Summit County, UT.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Summit County, UT, by number of employees, are Management Occupations (3,897 people), Sales & Related Occupations (2,443 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,992 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Summit County, UT has an unusually high number of residents working as Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (2.07 times higher than expected), Management Occupations (1.68 times), and Personal Care & Service Occupations (1.44 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Summit County, UT, by median earnings, are Legal Occupations ($139,271), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($91,250), and Management Occupations ($91,046).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

22.8k
2019 Value
± 894
2.71%
1 Year growth
± 5.4%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Summit County, UT grew at a rate of 2.71%, from 22.2k employees to 22.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Summit County, UT, are Educational Services (2,623 people), Accommodation & Food Services (2,342 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (2,192 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Summit County, UT, though some of these residents may live in Summit 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 Summit County, UT, by number of employees, are Educational Services (2,623 people), Accommodation & Food Services (2,342 people), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (2,192 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Summit County, UT has an unusually high number of Management of Companies & Enterprises (4.03 times higher than expected), Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (3.33 times), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing (2.15 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Summit County, UT, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($128,125), Utilities ($90,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($84,327).

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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 Summit County, UT went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 50.9% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (35.5%), followed by Other (13.6%). 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 Summit County, UT
50.9% 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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Housing & Living

The median property value in Summit County, UT was $641,900 in 2019, which is 2.67 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $598,900 to $641,900, a 7.18% increase. The homeownership rate in Summit County, UT is 77.4%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Summit County, UT have an average commute time of 21.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Summit County, UT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$641,900
2019 Median
± $21,108
$598,900
2018 Median
± $20,768

In 2019, the median property value in Summit County, UT grew to to $641,900 from the previous year's value of $598,900.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Summit 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 Summit County, UT the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Household Income

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$102,958
Median Household Income
± $5,613
14.2k
Number of Households
± 632

In 2019, the median household income of the 14.2k households in Summit County, UT grew to $102,958 from the previous year's value of $100,453.

The following chart displays the households in Summit 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 $200k+ range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

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

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Rent vs Own

77.4%
2019 Homeownership
76.2%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 77.4% of the housing units in Summit County, UT were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76.2%.

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

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Commute Time

21.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Summit County, UT have a shorter commute time (21.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.78% of the workforce in Summit County, UT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (70.8%)
  2. Worked At Home (13.7%)
  3. Carpooled (7.85%)

In 2019, 70.8% of workers in Summit County, UT drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (13.7%) and those who carpooled to work (7.85%).

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 Summit County, UT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Summit County, UT have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

93.3% of the population of Summit County, UT has health coverage, with 61.4% on employee plans, 2.59% on Medicaid, 8.39% on Medicare, 20.1% on non-group plans, and 0.848% 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 Summit County, UT see 777 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.65% decrease from the previous year (790 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1832 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 520 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

777 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Summit County, UT

Primary care physicians in Summit County, UT see an average of 777 patients per year. This represents a 1.65% decrease from the previous year (790 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Summit 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

6.72%
Uninsured
61.4%
Employer Coverage
2.59%
Medicaid
8.39%
Medicare
20.1%
Non-Group
0.848%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Summit County, UT declined by 17.5% from 8.14% to 6.72%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Summit 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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