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Salt Lake City Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
195,701
Unemployment Rate
2.9%
Poverty Rate
17.9%
Non-Citizens
11.5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 43 responses
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  • Friendly
    60%
  • Diverse
    16%
  • Family oriented
    9%
  • Not very well-mannered
    5%
  • Slightly stand-offish
    5%
  • Little bit of everything
    2%
  • Progressive
    2%

Salt Lake City Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    65%
  • Hispanic
    22%
  • Asian
    5%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • African American
    2%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    1%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    1%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    51%
  • Female
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    22%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    11%

Income

Median Household Income
$56,370
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    22%
  • $25-$44k
    19%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    25%
  • $150k+
    12%
Median Individual Income
$30,128
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    27%
  • $15-$34k
    30%
  • $35-$64k
    24%
  • $65k+
    20%

Community

Poll
79%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.43 responses
Poll
64%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.44 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 31 responses
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  • Be prepared for any weather conditions.
    39%
  • Enjoy the great outdoors
    35%
  • Bring skis or a snowboard
    13%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    10%
  • It's a small town, everyone knows everyone
    3%
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