The Salt Lake City MSA is a two county metropolitan area located in north central Utah, with Salt Lake City, which is the capital as well as the largest city in the state of Utah, as its anchoring city.
The Salt Lake City MSA is the largest in the state of Utah, and has a steadily increasing population. The city has been ranked one of the most stress free cities due the fact that the cost of living is relatively low, and there is an abundance of jobs. This has attributed to the recent influx of immigrants to the area. The city also has a rather active refugee program, and a growing refugee population. The city looks forward to a continual population growth, as the city becomes more diverse by the day.
Total Population: 1,170,266
(An increase of 7.57 % in the past 5 years.)
- Foreign Born - 128,762
- Language Spoken at Home - 189,844