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-Nearby recreation
-Attractive downtown


-Long commutes
-Growth and sprawl

What Bert Has To Say About Salt Lake City Metro Area

Salt Lake City is the cultural capital and headquarters for the Mormon community and a self-contained, rapidly growing, cosmopolitan but tradition-oriented city. Mormon settlers originally chose the location for its isolation and favorable agricultural resources. Today it serves as a major commercial and cultural center for the large intermountain U.S. west region, and is becoming increasingly popular as an alternative to crowded Pacific destinations.


Quick Facts About Salt Lake

    The unemployment rate in Salt Lake County is 3.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salt Lake County jobs have Increased by 3.18 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Salt Lake County's cost of living is 13.20% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Salt Lake County's population is 1,032,226 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 14.90 percent.
    Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Salt Lake County is $253,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 9.80 percent.
    Salt Lake County public schools spend $7,691 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 23.3 students per teacher in Salt Lake County.

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