Salt Lake City (Utah)

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Coordinates 40°45′39″N 111°53′28″W
Country United States
State Utah
County Salt Lake
Founded 1847
Named for Great Salt Lake
Elevation 4,226 ft (1,288 m)
Demonym(s) Salt Laker
Time zone UTC−7 (Mountain)
ZIP Codes ZIP Codes 84101–84128, 84130–84134, 84136, 84138–84139, 84141, 84143–84145, 84147–84148, 84150–84152, 84157–84158, 84165, 84170–84171, 84180, 84184, 84189–84190, 84199
Area codes 801, 385
FIPS code 49-67000
GNIS feature ID 1454997
Major airport Salt Lake City International Airport
Website Salt Lake City Government
Government (Type) Strong Mayor–council
Government (Mayor) Erin Mendenhall (D)
Government (City) 110.81 sq mi (286.99 km2)
Government (Land) 110.34 sq mi (285.77 km2)
Government (Water) 0.47 sq mi (1.22 km2)
Area (City) 110.81 sq mi (286.99 km2)
Area (Land) 110.34 sq mi (285.77 km2)
Area (Water) 0.47 sq mi (1.22 km2)
Population (2020) (City) 199,723
Population (2020) (Rank) 122nd in the United States 1st in Utah
Population (2020) (Density) 1,797.52/sq mi (701.84/km2)
Population (2020) (Urban) 1,021,243 (US: 42nd)
Population (2020) (Metro) 1,257,936 (US: 47th)
Population (2020) (CSA) 2,606,548 (US: 22nd)

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Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Utah, as well as the seat of Salt Lake County, the most populous county in Utah. With a population of 199,723 in 2020, the city is the core of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, which has a population of 1,257,936 (as of the 2020 census). Salt Lake City is further situated within a larger metropolis known as the Salt Lake City–Ogden–Provo Combined Statistical Area, a corridor of contiguous urban and suburban development stretched along a 120-mile (190 km) segment of the Wasatch Front, comprising a population of 2,606,548 (as of 2018 estimates), making it the 22nd largest in the nation. It is also the central core of the larger of only two major urban areas located within the Great Basin (the other being Reno, Nevada).

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