North Salt Lake is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 19,796 people and three constituent neighborhoods, North Salt Lake is the 43rd largest community in Utah. Much of the housing stock in North Salt Lake was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local North Salt Lake economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in North Salt Lake, where the median household income is $69,945.00.
North Salt Lake home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but North Salt Lake real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities, North Salt Lake isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North Salt Lake are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Salt Lake is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Salt Lake who work in office and administrative support (14.44%), management occupations (11.18%), and sales jobs (9.60%).
Also of interest is that North Salt Lake has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
North Salt Lake is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 41.22% of adults in North Salt Lake have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in North Salt Lake in 2010 was $29,665, which is wealthy relative to Utah, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,660 for a family of four. However, North Salt Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
North Salt Lake is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call North Salt Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Salt Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. North Salt Lake also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.46% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in North Salt Lake include German, Danish, Swedish, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in North Salt Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.