The cost of living index of Salt Lake City Metro Area (UT) was 100 for other in 2013.

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Cost of Goods

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The cost of living index measures the difference in the price levels of goods and services across regions. The average cost of living index in the U.S. is 100, with higher values corresponding to costlier goods and services. Data is available for U.S. states and metropolitan areas.

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Economy and Cost of Living Datasets Involving Salt Lake City Metro Area (UT)

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    Children Living In A High Housing Cost Burden Utah 2006-2013

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-04-01T16:19:52.000Z

    This data set describes the share of children living in households where more than 30 percent of the monthly income was spent on rent, mortgage payments, taxes, insurance, and/or related expenses in the State of Utah.

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    Utah Census Data Cities 2009-2013

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2016-01-25T17:41:41.000Z

    Data derived from Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits

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    Average Home Price By Neighborhood SLC 3 Bedroom Utah 1996-2015

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-06-08T20:46:26.000Z

    This data set contains average cost of homes by neighborhood in SLC for 3 bedroom units from 1996-2015. Data is from Zillow.com

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    Mobility Data by Tract City County In Utah 2014

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2016-01-19T21:35:42.000Z

    This data set contains household survey data from Census. The American Community Survey was developed by the Census Bureau to replace the long form of the decennial census program. The ACS is a large demographic survey collected throughout the year using mailed questionnaires, telephone interviews, and visits from Census Bureau field representatives to about 3.5 million household addresses annually. Starting in 2005, the ACS produced social, housing, and economic characteristic data for demographic groups in areas with populations of 65,000 or more. (Prior to 2005, the estimates were produced for areas with 250,000 or more population.) The ACS also accumulates sample over 3-year and 5-year intervals to produce estimates for smaller geographic areas, including census tracts and block groups.

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    Homeless Headcount Salt Lake County 2011-2014

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-03-27T02:28:27.000Z

    This data set contains the homeless headcount for Salt Lake County from Utah's Comprehensive Report on Homelessness.

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    Public Housing Agency HUD Data Utah 2009

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-01-21T18:26:05.000Z

    Picture of Subsidized Households describes households living in HUD-subsidized housing in Utah. This data set provides characteristics of assisted housing units and residents in Utah, summarized at the state, public housing agency (PHA), project, census tract, county, Core-Based Statistical Area and city levels as downloadable files

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    Actual Homeless HOUSEHOLDS In Salt Lake County 2011-2014

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-03-27T02:42:08.000Z

    This data set contains a count of total homeless households in Salt Lake County from 2011 - 2014.

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    Public Housing Agency HUD Data Utah 2012

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-01-21T18:50:44.000Z

    Picture of Subsidized Households describes households living in HUD-subsidized housing in Utah. This data set provides characteristics of assisted housing units and residents in Utah, summarized at the state, public housing agency (PHA), project, census tract, county, Core-Based Statistical Area and city levels as downloadable files

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    Public Housing Agency HUD Data Utah 2011

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2015-01-21T18:40:50.000Z

    Picture of Subsidized Households describes households living in HUD-subsidized housing in Utah. This data set provides characteristics of assisted housing units and residents in Utah, summarized at the state, public housing agency (PHA), project, census tract, county, Core-Based Statistical Area and city levels as downloadable files

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    School Enrollment Data By Tract City & County Utah 2014

    opendata.utah.gov | Last Updated 2016-01-20T15:57:03.000Z

    This data set contains household survey data from Census. The American Community Survey was developed by the Census Bureau to replace the long form of the decennial census program. The ACS is a large demographic survey collected throughout the year using mailed questionnaires, telephone interviews, and visits from Census Bureau field representatives to about 3.5 million household addresses annually. Starting in 2005, the ACS produced social, housing, and economic characteristic data for demographic groups in areas with populations of 65,000 or more. (Prior to 2005, the estimates were produced for areas with 250,000 or more population.) The ACS also accumulates sample over 3-year and 5-year intervals to produce estimates for smaller geographic areas, including census tracts and block groups.