Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT

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2022 Population
132,323
3.19% 1-year growth
US Senator
Mike Lee
Republican Party
US Senator
Mitt Romney
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
32.2
0.31% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
6.13%
6.23% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$84,727
8.67% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$328,400
26% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT had a population of 132k people with a median age of 32.2 and a median household income of $84,727. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT grew from 128,231 to 132,323, a 3.19% increase and its median household income grew from $77,970 to $84,727, a 8.67% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.8%), White (Hispanic) (5.43%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.21%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.64%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.17%).

9.13% of the households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

98.4% of the residents in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are Tooele Technical College (288 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was $328,400, and the homeownership rate was 79.4%.

Most people in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was 3 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT is home to a population of 132k people, from which 98.4% are citizens. As of 2022, 3.32% of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT residents were born outside of the country (4.39k people).

In 2022, there were 15.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (110k people) in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.19k White (Hispanic) and 5.58k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are Spanish (8,390 households), French (Incl. Cajun) (468 households), and Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages (444 households).

Citizenship

98.4%
2022 Citizenship
98.3%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 98.4% of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was 98.3%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    110k ± 555
  2. White (Hispanic)
    7.19k ± 908
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    5.58k ± 889
12%
Hispanic Population
15.9k people

In 2022, there were 15.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (110k people) in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.19k White (Hispanic) and 5.58k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

12% of the people in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are hispanic (15.9k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

3.32%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
4.39k people
3.51%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
4.5k people

As of 2022, 3.32% of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT residents (4.39k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was 3.51%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    8,390 households (6.86%)
  2. French (Incl. Cajun)
    468 households (0.383%)
  3. Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages
    444 households (0.363%)

9.13% of the households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was Spanish. 6.86% of the households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,316 ± 477
  2. Vietnam
    1,546 ± 268
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    861 ± 188

Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.5 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT employs 60.9k people. The largest industries in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are Construction (5,355 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,614 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,064 people), and the highest paying industries are Lumber & other construction materials merchant wholesalers ($278,295), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($175,786), and Investigation & security services ($124,304).

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
23,382
Women
42.3%
31,917
Men
57.7%

The workforce of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT in 2020 was 55,299 people, with 42.3% woman, and 57.7% men.

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Occupations

60.9k
2022 Value
4.67%
1 Year growth
± 4.67%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT grew at a rate of 4.67%, from 58.2k employees to 60.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (2,020 people), Other managers (1,935 people), and Cashiers (1,463 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

60.9k
2022 Value
4.67%
1 Year growth
± 4.67%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT grew at a rate of 4.67%, from 58.2k employees to 60.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT, are Construction (5,355 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,614 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (3,064 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT, though some of these residents may live in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$57,362
Median earning men ± $1,364
$31,846
Median earning women ± $2,308

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($71,667), Information ($69,583), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($68,125).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Public Administration ($45,316), Wholesale Trade ($45,250), and Manufacturing ($44,511).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
3.01%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 836k people employed in Idaho. This represents a 3.01% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 8.06%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Utah went to Donald J. Trump with 58.1% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (37.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.58%).

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.

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 2022, universities in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT awarded 288 degrees. The student population of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT in 2022 is skewed towards men, with 380 male students and 252 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are White (208 and 72.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (60 and 20.8%), Black or African American (5 and 1.74%), and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders (5 and 1.74%).

The largest universities in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT by number of degrees awarded are Tooele Technical College (288 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT are Truck, Bus, & Commercial Vehicle Operator & Instructor (90 and 31.3%), Nail Specialist & Manicurist (32 and 11.1%), and General Cosmetology (25 and 8.68%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.605% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.311% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (32.4k), Some college (23.6k), and Primary Education (16.9k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was $328,400 in 2022, which is 1.16 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $260,600 to $328,400, a 26% increase. The homeownership rate in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT is 79.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT have an average commute time of 27.2 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

Median household income in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT is $84,727. In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was Salt Lake County--South Jordan, Herriman, Bluffdale & Riverton cities PUMA, UT with a value of $117,848, followed by Salt Lake County (South & East Central)--Draper (Northwest) & Sandy (South) Cities PUMA, UT and Utah County (East)--Spanish Fork, Springville, Lehi (Northeast) & Highland Cities PUMA, UT, with respective values of $114,386 and $112,896.

Property

$328,400
Median Property Value 2022
±$7,676
$32,283
Median Property Taxes
±$1,262

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

79.4%
Homeownership
2022
68.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 79.4% of the housing units in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 79.8%.

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Income by Location

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In 2022, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was Salt Lake County--South Jordan, Herriman, Bluffdale & Riverton cities PUMA, UT with a value of $117,848, followed by Salt Lake County (South & East Central)--Draper (Northwest) & Sandy (South) Cities PUMA, UT and Utah County (East)--Spanish Fork, Springville, Lehi (Northeast) & Highland Cities PUMA, UT, with respective values of $114,386 and $112,896.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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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.
$84,727
Median Household Income
± $2,299
40.7k
Number of Households
± 1,469

In 2022, the median household income of the 40.7k households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT grew to $84,727 from the previous year's value of $77,970.

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Wage Distribution

0.421
2022 Wage GINI in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT
0.413
2021 Wage GINI in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT

In 2022, the income inequality in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was 0.421 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.76% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (73.2%)
  2. Carpooled (12.9%)
  3. Worked At Home (10.5%)

In 2022, 73.2% of workers in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.9%) and those who worked at home (10.5%).

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Commute Time

27.2 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT have a longer commute time (27.2 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.72% of the workforce in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

3 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT have 3 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

6.13% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT (8.04k out of 131k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

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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Health

92.2% of the population of Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT has health coverage, with 63.7% on employee plans, 7.65% on Medicaid, 7.61% on Medicare, 11.6% on non-group plans, and 1.72% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Utah see 1737 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.696% increase from the previous year (1725 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1455 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 276 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,737 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Utah

Primary care physicians in Utah see an average of 1,737 patients per year. This represents a 0.696% increase from the previous year (1,725 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 33.2% under 18 years, 20.8% between 18 and 34 years, 35.5% between 35 and 64 years, and 10.6% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.9% were men and 49.1% were women.

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Uninsured People

7.78%
Uninsured
63.7%
Employer Coverage
7.65%
Medicaid
7.61%
Medicare
11.6%
Non-Group
1.72%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Tooele & Box Elder Counties PUMA, UT declined by 2.95% from 8.02% to 7.78%.

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