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Summit County
  • County in Utah

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade C minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
  4. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  5. Diversity
    grade B minus
  6. Jobs
    grade A
  7. Weather
    grade C+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B+

editorial

Summit County is located in Utah with a population of 42,156. Summit County is one of the best places to live in Utah. In Summit County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Summit County and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Summit County are above average.

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Population
42,156

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$734,900
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,634
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    249.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    11.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    107
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    23.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    273.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,792.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    71.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    35%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

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