Summit County UT Information


Summit County Subdivisions

Summit County UT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 40,839
Population in Households 40,723
Population in Familes 33,498
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density1 22
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 14,408
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 10,234
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 30,782 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,747 (34.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,661 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,374 (53.2%)
Median Home Value $570,378
Average Home Value $641,407


Median Household Income $90,170
Average Household Income $119,016
Per Capita Income $42,087
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.89% 1.95%
Households 1.67% 1.91%
Families 1.59% 1.85%
Median Household Income   2.19%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Summit County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Summit County to the other 29 counties and county equivalents in Utah by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 10 69th
Population Density1 # 8 76th
Diversity Index2 # 11 62nd
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Utah Census Data Comparison Tool.