Tooele County UT Information


Tooele County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 64,468
Population in Households 64,113
Population in Familes 57,737
Population in Group Qrtrs 355
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 19,692
Average Household Size 3.26
Family Households 15,632
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 21,255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,792 (69.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,900 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,563 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $198,170
Average Home Value $231,894


Median Household Income $64,680
Average Household Income $77,331
Per Capita Income $23,806
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.64% 1.49%
Households 1.47% 1.38%
Families 1.41% 1.33%
Median Household Income   3.19%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
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.


Tooele County UT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tooele 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 # 7 79th
Population Density1 # 14 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 10 69th
Median Household Income # 5 86th
Per Capita Income # 11 66th

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