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Overview

Introduction to North Salt Lake, Utah

North Salt Lake, Utah, in Davis county, is located 6 miles N of Salt Lake City, Utah (center to center) and is 367 miles NE of Las Vegas, Nevada. The city benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns with which it shares the Salt Lake City - Ogden metropolitan area.

North Salt Lake History

North Salt Lake was first settled in the late 1840s. John Winegar was one of the early settlers of the area. It was incorporated as a town on September 3, 1946. The town board included Harold R. Howard, Harold T. Johnson, Jack Cummings, David S. Betts, and Alton Boggess. The first election of the town was held in 1949 and Ray Hatch became the first mayor of North Salt Lake. It was reincorporated as a third - class city on August 1, 1961.

North Salt Lake and nearby Attractions

  • Children's Museum of Utah
  • Salt Lake Art Center
  • Utah's Hogle Zoo
  • Pioneer Village
  • Fort Douglas
  • East Canyon State Park

Things To Do In North Salt Lake

North Salt Lake offers easy access to various museums such as the Museum of Church History and Art, Children's Museum of Utah, Salt Lake Art Center, Daughters of Utah Pioneer Memorial Museum, and Old Deseret Village. The East Canyon State Park, Great Salt Lake State Park, and Antelope Island State Park are less than half an hour's drive away. One can also plan to visit the Utah's Hogle Zoo while in the city. The Eaglewood Golf Course is well facilitated. In addition, the city offers scenic trails for hiking and mountain biking.

North Salt Lake Transportation

Salt Lake City International Airport is nearby.

North Salt Lake Higher Education

University of Utah, University of Phoenix - Utah Campus, and Salt Lake Community College are in the neighborhood.

Demographics

People

Total Population19,413
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens5.7%
Employed Population 16+9,989
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married61.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher44.3%
Median Earnings25+$43,201
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$35,480
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,025

Wealth

Median Family Income$82,988
% Above Poverty Level93.2%
% Below Poverty Level6.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone15.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,030
Median House Value$259,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30%
English27.1%
German11.6%
Danishn5.3%
Swedish3.8%
Scottish3.8%
Dutch2.8%
Italian2.6%
Irish2.4%
Norwegian1.8%
Welsh1.6%
Polish1.3%
Swiss1.1%
Australian0.9%
French Except Basque0.7%
Afghan)0.5%
Austrian0.5%
Russian0.4%
Greek0.4%
New Zealand0.3%
Portuguese0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Estonian0.2%
Brazilian0.2%
Maltese0.2%
Czech0.2%
US/American0.1%
Arab0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Iranian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
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North Salt Lake Almanac

CategoryValue
County Davis County
Standard Zip Codes84054
Phone Area Codes801
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude40.84
Approximate Longitude-111.9

North Salt Lake Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBOUNTIFUL-VAL VERDA
Distance1.2 miles
Jan Temp22 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 88 F
Oct Temp41 to 63 F
Annual Precip22.4 inches
StationSALT LAKE CITY INTL AP
Distance5.5 miles
Jan Temp21 to 37 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 91 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip16.5 inches
StationSALTAIR SALT PLANT
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp20 to 36 F
Apr Temp40 to 59 F
Jul Temp65 to 89 F
Oct Temp40 to 63 F
Annual Precip14.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bountiful43,568$80,428
Centerville17,013$91,912
Farmington22,616$104,618
Salt Lake City194,188$70,544
West Bountiful5,504$93,015
Woods Cross11,152$85,758

North Salt Lake Public Schools

Foxboro School
487 N Foxboro Drive
ZIP: 84054
(801) 402-5050
Primary
Total Enrollment 695
Legacy Preparatory Academy
1375 W Center Street
ZIP: 84054
(801) 936-0555
Other
Total Enrollment 1064
Orchard School
205 E Center Street
ZIP: 84054
(801) 402-1700
Primary
Total Enrollment 735
Spectrum Academy - Nsl
575 N Cutler Dr, 665 N Cutler Dr
ZIP: 84054
(801) 936-0318
Other
Total Enrollment 570
Wasatch Peak Academy
414 N Cutler Drive
ZIP: 84054
(801) 936-3066
Primary
Total Enrollment 417

North Salt Lake Private Schools

Kindercare Learning Center-north Salt Lake
775 N 400 E
ZIP: 84054
Elementary
Total Enrollment 11
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