Salt Lake City, Utah

Population 189,311

Salt Lake City is located in Salt Lake County, UT. The population is 189,311, making Salt Lake City the largest city in Salt Lake County and the largest city in the state of Utah.

There are 99 public schools in Salt Lake City with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Salt Lake City is high , and there are 728 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Salt Lake City is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Salt Lake City property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Salt Lake City include North Salt Lake, South Salt Lake and Woods Cross.

Salt Lake City Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 45.6%

Crime Rate

60.87% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 622
  • Violent Crimes: 712
  • Robbery: 199
  • Burglary: 637
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

69.80% Higher than national avg.
  • 728 offenders in Salt Lake City
  • 38.46 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

1,904 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 23
  • Registered Polluters: 98
  • Superfunds: 110
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,673

Unemployment

Low 2.1%
  • Utah unemployment average: 2.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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99 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 99 K-12 public schools in Salt Lake City, UT and 33 private schools. Homefacts rates Salt Lake City's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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728 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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340 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Salt Lake City, UT issued 340 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 340 permits, 95 were issued for single family homes and 245 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Salt Lake City, UT issued 258 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 258 permits, 80 were issued for single family homes and 178 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $936
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,118
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,339
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,861
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,091

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Environmental Hazards

1904 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (156/156)
    Salt Lake City, UT has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Salt Lake City, UT is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.59 Average
    Salt Lake City, UT is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 27.47°
  • February 35°
  • March 43.78°
  • April 48.85°
  • May 58.87°
  • June 71.03°
  • July 80.73°
  • August 77.94°
  • September 69.15°
  • October 53.53°
  • November 41.4°
  • December 29.02°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Salt Lake City, UT

Earthquakes
Salt Lake City, UT has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Salt Lake City, UT has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Salt Lake City, UT has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Salt Lake City, UT has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Salt Lake City, UT: $56,994

Unemployment

Unemployment in Salt Lake City is 2.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 33.00%
White Collar - 67.00%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Gary R. Herbert
  • Sen. Orrin G. Hatch
  • Sen. Mike Lee

City Representatives

  • Chris Stewart
  • Mia Love

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

110 FCC Towers view all