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South Salt Lake
  • Suburb of Salt Lake City, UT

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

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South Salt Lake is a suburb of Salt Lake City with a population of 25,017. South Salt Lake is in Salt Lake County. Living in South Salt Lake offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In South Salt Lake there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in South Salt Lake and residents tend to have moderate political views.

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About South Salt Lake...
Population
25,017

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$226,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$908
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    60%
  • Own
    40%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    511.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    93.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    191.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    996.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,922.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    1,367.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    22%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    7%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    17%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    15%
    national  12%

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