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Salt Lake County, Utah

US county information
NameSalt Lake County
StateUtah
SeatSalt Lake City
Largest citySalt Lake City
US Area
Total Area808 sq mi (2092.7 km2)
Land Area737 sq mi (1908.8 km2)
Water Area70 sq mi (181.3 km2)
Population1029655 (2010)
Density538.9/km2 (1396/sq mi)
Named forGreat Salt Lake
Time zoneMountain
Time zoneMountain: UTC-7/-6: -7/-6

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Salt Lake County is a county located in the U.S. state of Utah. It had a population of 1,029,655 at the 2010 census. Its county seat and largest city is Salt Lake City, the state capital and largest city. It occupies a valley, Salt Lake Valley, as well as parts of the surrounding mountains, the Oquirrh Mountains to the west and the Wasatch Range to the east. In addition, the Great Salt Lake is partially within the northwestern section of the county. The county is famous for its ski resorts, which led to Salt Lake City hosting the 2002 Winter Olympics.

Salt Lake County is part of the Salt Lake City Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as the Salt Lake City - Ogden - Clearfield Combined Statistical Area.


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