Salt Lake City, Utah is one of the most beautiful places in the country to work, live and play. And I'm not just saying that because I live here myself, but I hear it over and over again from visitors. Salt Lake City is also the "Fittest City in America." So what better place could you ask for?
Salt Lake City Population - 180,651
Salt Lake County Population - 1,009,518
Utah Population - 2,645,330
Salt Lake City Males - 91,491
Salt Lake City Females - 89,160
Salt Lake City Median Resident Age - 30 years
Utah Median Resident Age - 27.9 years (which is the lowest in the U.S.)
Salt Lake City Median Household Income - $43,000
Utah Median Household Income -$55,109
Salt Lake City Median Home Value - $240,200
Utah Median Home Value - $218,700
Salt Lake City Racial Diversity:
White Non-Hispanic - 70.6%
Hispanic - 18.8%
Other Race - 8.5%
Two or more races 3.5%
American Indian - 1.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander - 1.9%
Black - 1.9%
Vietnamese - 0.9%
Chinese - 0.9%
Japanese - 0.5%
Salt Lake City's Surrounding Area Ski Resorts at a Glance:
There are over 7,500 skiable acres with 330 runs around Salt Lake City, which receive over 500 inches of snow annually.
· Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort has over 2,500 skiable acres.
· Alta Ski Area has 2,200 skiable acres.
· Solitude Mountain Resort has over 1,200 skiable acres.
· Brighton Ski Resort has 1,050 skiable acres.
Salt Lake City's Events Space:
The Salt Palace Convention Center - 675,000 square feet
Exhibit Space - 119,000 square feet
Ballroom Space - 15,000 square feet
Elevation and Climate:
Salt Lake City's Average Elevation - 4,327 feet
(Average daily highs between 1971 and 2000)
January - 29.2 F
February - 34.5 F
March - 43.1 F
April - 50 F
May - 58.9 F
June - 69 F
July - 77 F
August - 75.6 F
September - 65 F
October - 52.5 F
November - 39.6 F
December - 30.2 F
Mileage from Salt Lake City to Area's National Parks:
Canyonlands National Park - 270 miles
Grand Canyon National Park - 368 miles
Bryce Canyon National Park - 270 miles
Yellowstone National Park - 325 miles
Arches National Park - 232 miles
Zion National Park - 350 miles
Capitol Reef National Park - 229 miles
I hope these facts and figures help you understand and appreciate Salt Lake City, Utah just a little more.