The city of South Salt Lake, Utah is located in the Salt Lake City metropolitan area.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in South Salt Lake. There are a few public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including Jordan River Nature Park and Harmony Park, and they are very well-spread out, making them easy to access. Lastly, due to the presence of few pedestrians, this city remains relatively quiet, although there can be higher levels of noise for those who are closer to Interstate 15, Dwight D Eisenhower Highway or one of the railway lines.
About two thirds of the dwellings in the city are occupied by renters whereas the remainder are occupied by owners. In this part of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area, around 40% of the dwellings are single detached homes, and large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. The average year of construction for properties in this city is 1974. This city also has a good variety of unit sizes; houses range from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to reach on foot from anywhere in this part of the Salt Lake City metropolitan area. Home owners can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. With regards to eating, property owners in South Salt Lake will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a short walk away. Furthermore, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and there are also about 10 coffee shops in this city.
South Salt Lake is well-suited for traveling on foot; many day-to-day needs can be met without the use of a car. Getting around by transit can be sometimes challenging in this city by reason of the infrequent service. Nevertheless, house owners benefit from the South Salt Lake City Station, 500 East Station and Central Pointe Station with access to the S-Line. There are around 10 bus lines passing through the city, and bus stops are not very far from most homes. However, commuting by car is very easy in South Salt Lake. The majority of homes for sale are a short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Freeway, and parking is easy.