Salt Lake City, UT
Community & Region
-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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Salt Lake City UT General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Demographics||Salt Lake City||Utah|
|Population, 2013 estimate ||191,180||2,900,872|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||186,443||2,763,885|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||2.5%||5.0%|
|Population, 2010 ||186,440||2,763,885|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||7.8%||9.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||22.5%||31.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||9.4%||9.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||48.7%||49.8% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||75.1%||86.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.7%||1.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.2%||1.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||4.4%||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.0%||0.9%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.7%||2.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||22.3%||13.0%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||65.6%||80.4% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||76.9%||82.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||17.2%||8.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||26.1%||14.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||86.3%||90.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||41.2%||30.3%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||9,352||143,771|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||19.6||21.4|
|Housing units, 2010 ||80,724||979,709|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||49.5%||70.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||47.0%||21.4%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$236,600||$212,800|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||73,642||886,770|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||2.49||3.12|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$28,137||$23,873|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$45,862||$58,821|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||19.9%||12.7%|
|Business Attributes||Salt Lake City||Utah|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||23,826||246,393|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.8%||0.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||2.8%||1.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||0.5%||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||4.1%||3.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||25.2%||24.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||9,175,709||42,431,657|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||7,486,295||25,417,368|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||4,213,599||36,574,240|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$23,565||$13,730|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||880,808||3,980,570|
|Geographic Attributes||Salt Lake City||Utah|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||111.11||82,169.62|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||1,678.0||33.6|
|FIPS Code ||67000||49|
|Counties ||Salt Lake County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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