Salt Lake City, UT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Salt Lake City, Utah Info Snack

Population
197,756
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
16.6%
Median Home
$314,500
Median Income
$60,676
Median Rent
$985

Salt Lake City SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Salt Lake City, UT Crime Report

12,894
Total Crimes
6,369.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
157.19%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Salt Lake City
/ 100k People
Utah
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 12,894 6,369.7 2,404.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,442 712.4 235.6 366.7
Murder 13 6.4 2.2 5.0
Robbery 403 199.1 35.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 792 391.3 141.4 250.2
Property Crime 11,452 5,657.4 2,169.3 2,109.9
Burglary 1,290 637.3 276.7 340.5
Larceny 8,902 4,397.7 1,682.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 1,260 622.4 210.2 219.9

Salt Lake City, UT Cost Of Living

106
Salt Lake City's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Salt Lake City Utah National Average
Overall 106 103 100
Services 100 98 100
Groceries 103 99 100
Health 104 93 100
Housing 121 114 100
Transportation 108 104 100
Utilities 90 93 100

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Population over time in Salt Lake City

Year Population % Change
2019 197,756 1.1%
2018 195,701 0.8%
2017 194,188 1.4%
2016 191,446 0.4%
2015 190,679 0.7%
2014 189,267 0.6%
2013 188,141 0.8%
2012 186,740 0.4%
2011 186,009 0.8%
2010 184,488 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salt Lake City

White
64.8% (128,115)
African American
2.4% (4,774)
American Indian
1.2% (2,372)
Asian
5.3% (10,477)
Hawaiian
1.6% (3,122)
Other
0.3% (614)
Two Or More
2.6% (5,121)
Hispanic
21.8% (43,161)
Race Salt Lake City UT USA
White 64.8% 78.3% 60.7%
African American 2.4% 1.1% 12.3%
American Indian 1.2% 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 5.3% 2.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.6% 0.9% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 21.8% 14.0% 18.0%

Gender in Salt Lake City

Female
49.1% (97,008)
Male
50.9% (100,747)
Gender Salt Lake City UT USA
Female 49.1% 49.7% 50.8%
Male 50.9% 50.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salt Lake City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (9,887)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (9,887)
High School / GED
18.0% (35,596)
Some College
18.0% (35,596)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (13,842)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (51,416)
Master's Degree
12.0% (23,730)
Professional Degree
5.0% (9,887)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (7,910)
Education Salt Lake City UT USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 23.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Salt Lake City, Utah

Less than $10,000
7.1% (1,396,147)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (964,779)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (1,676,824)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.1% (1,808,056)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (2,453,986)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (3,474,651)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (2,469,954)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.3% (2,833,461)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.6% (1,103,745)
$200,000 or more
8.1% (1,593,993)
Income Salt Lake City UT USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 3.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 2.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 6.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.1% 7.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 12.1% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 19.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 15.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.3% 18.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.6% 7.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.1% 6.4% 7.7%

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