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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.


Capital-city complex - North-central Utah See Local Real Estate
Country: United States
State: Utah
County: Salt Lake, Tooele, ... 2 total
Metro Area: Salt Lake City Metro Area
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City: Salt Lake City, West Valley City, ... 33 total
Zip Codes: 84118, 84095, ... 46 total
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 4260 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Salt Lake City

    The unemployment rate in Salt Lake City Metro Area is 3.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Salt Lake City Metro Area jobs have Increased by 2.09 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Salt Lake City Metro Area's cost of living is 7.10% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Salt Lake City Metro Area's Cost of Living
    Salt Lake City Metro Area's population is 1,170,270 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 55.51 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Salt Lake City Metro Area is $241,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 26.72%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Salt Lake City Metro Area public schools spend $8,677 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.7 students per teacher in Salt Lake City Metro Area. Learn more...

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