The county was created in 1850. During the late 19th century, mines were established in the Wasatch mountains, most notably around Alta (and nearby Park City in Summit County). Short, localized, and often dry thunderstorms are usually associated with the monsoon. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 27. [33] The proposal was refined and in December 2013, a modern (S Line) light rail track was completed and is operated by UTA. Auf 100 weibliche Personen kamen 101,70 männliche Personen, auf 100 Frauen im Alter ab 18 Jahren kamen statistisch 99,70 Männer.

[6] By 2013, this had increased to 51.41%. Hiking and camping are popular summer activities. Disclaimer |

However, the Bingham Canyon Mine kept on expanding. In April 2013 the extension to the airport (Airport Station) on the Green Line opened and the extension to Draper (Draper Town Center Station) on the Blue Line opened in August 2013.

The county population contained 30.5% under the age of 18, 12.90% from 18 to 24, 30.60% from 25 to 44, 18.00% from 45 to 64, and 8.10% who were 65 years of age or older. As of the 2010 United States Census, there were 1,029,655 people, 343,218 households, and 291,686 families in the county. Salt Lake County wurde 1852 gegründet und erhielt ihren Namen vom Großen Salzsee (Salt Lake). The heavy snow totals across the county can be attributed to the lake-effect, where precipitation is intensified by the warm waters of the Great Salt Lake, which never entirely freezes due to the lake's high salinity. Classification of counties, "Tidbits of history — Unusual highlights of Salt Lake County", "Mormon populace picks up the pace in Utah", "Salt Lake County is now minority Mormon, and the impacts are far reaching", "Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990", "Census 2000 PHC-T-4. TTY | Throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, the east side of the valley began to be more densely settled. I-15 traverses the valley north-to-south, providing access to the entire urban corridor.

In 2008, however, Democrat Barack Obama won Salt Lake County by an extremely narrow margin, 48.17% to 48.09%, over Republican John McCain—a difference of 296 votes.

Carbon | The Oquirrh Mountains border the western part of the county. Salt Lake County is the 37th most populated county in the United States and is one of four counties in the Rocky Mountains to make it into the top 100. All three of these entrances carry passenger trains as well as freight. Farm and pasturelands were developed as suburbs. New communities are also being constructed on the southern and western slopes. The 2005 American Community Survey indicated that 11.4% of Salt Lake County's population living in households (as opposed to group arrangements such as college dormitories) spoke Spanish at home. Another small airport, Skypark Airport, is just to the north of Salt Lake County. Settlers buried thirty-six Native Americans in one grave after an outbreak of measles occurred during the winter of 1847.[5]. A large number of more remote trails provide access throughout the Wasatch-Cache National Forest. By the early 20th century, most of the mines in the county had closed. For every 100 females, there were 101.70 males. Washington |

The Catholic Church also operates Juan Diego High School in Draper. Das Durchschnittsalter betrug 29 Jahre. © Salt Lake County—All rights reserved | But not every area of the county saw growth.

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Precipitation is heaviest in late fall/early winter and in spring, while early summer is the driest season. Das Prokopfeinkommen betrug 20.190 USD.

At its peak, the city of Bingham Canyon contained 20,000 residents, all crowded along the steep walls of the canyon, and natural disasters were a frequent occurrence. Salt Lake County is located in the U.S. state of Utah. Summit |

Salt Lake County[1] [.mw-parser-output .IPA a{text-decoration:none}ˌsɔːlt leɪk ˈkaʊntɪ] ist ein County im Bundesstaat Utah, die südlich des Großen Salzsees die Region um die Landeshauptstadt Salt Lake City umgibt. Only a few small rural areas remain in the far west of the valley. Amtrak's California Zephyr runs daily in both directions between Garfield and Point of the Mountain via Salt Lake City Station (on its route between Emeryville, California and Chicago, Illinois). Salt Lake County occupies the Salt Lake Valley, as well as parts of the surrounding mountains, the Oquirrh Mountains to the west and the Wasatch Range to the east (essentially the entire Jordan River watershed north of the Traverse Mountains). The 2002 Olympics boosted tourism and the economy, and helped to dramatically improve transportation throughout the county. This week, the Salt Lake County Mayor's Office for New Americans, in conjunction with multiple partners, celebrates Welcoming Salt Lake Week by hosting various virtual events as a way of “creating home together” and fostering a sense of belonging in communities around the world.

The Utah Transit Authority's (UTA) FrontRunner commuter rail line provides all-day service to Ogden (with select peak hour trips going to Pleasant View) on the north (via Davis County) and Provo on the south. Salt Lake County Celebrates Diversity and Inclusion by Hosting Annual Welcoming Salt Lake Week: A Week Dedicated to Welcoming New Americans . The Utah Transit Authority operates bus routes throughout the valley and along the Wasatch Front, to Park City and Tooele, and to the ski resorts in winter. Der Verwaltungssitz (County Seat) ist Salt Lake City, das zugleich die Hauptstadt von Utah ist. I-15 and I-80 intersect just west of Downtown Salt Lake City, merging for approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) north-to-south. Up to 19 inches(500mm) is received on the east benches. During winter, temperature inversions are common, causing air pollution in the valley. Juab |

[18] It was the first time since 1964, when Lyndon B. Johnson was the Democratic candidate, that Salt Lake County had voted for a Democrat in a presidential race.

Judge Memorial Catholic High School in Salt Lake City is the largest Catholic high school in Utah. Union Pacific controls all long-distance freight tracks into the county, though the Utah Railway, BNSF, and Salt Lake, Garfield, and Western have long-standing trackage rights. Tooele | Beginning in the 1960s, a more service-oriented economy began to develop, and information technologies began to arrive in the 80s and 90s.