Utah

Demographic Data

Total state population
3,205,958
Total number of people with disabilities
9.3%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
2.8%
Vision difficulty
1.4%
Cognitive difficulty
4.3%
Ambulatory difficulty
4.2%
Self-care difficulty
1.6%
Independent living difficulty
4.1%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
87.35
Black or African American
1.2%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
1.1%
Asian
2.4%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
1.0%
Hispanic or Latino
14.4%
Other Race
3.8%
Two or more Races
3.2%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
47.6%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
7.8%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
19.3%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

CILs
Roads to Independence
3355 Washington Boulevard
Ogden, UT 84401
Phone: 801-612-3215
ED:Andy Curry
Ability 1st Utah
491 North Freedom Boulevard
Provo, UT 84601
Phone: 801-373-5044
ED:Sandra Curico
Utah Independent Living Center, Inc.
3445 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801-466-5565
ED: Debra Mair
Active Re-Entry
P.O Box 817, 10 South Fairgrounds Road
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-637-4950
ED:Terri Yelonek
OPTIONS for Independence
106 East 1120 North
Logan, UT 84341
Phone: 435-753-5353
ED:Cheryl Atwood
Red Rock Center for Independence
168 North 100 E, Suite 101
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-673-7501
ED:Brenda Marshall
State DD Council
Phone/TDD: (801) 533-3965
ED:Libby Oseguera
UCEDDs
Center for Persons with Disabilities
Utah State University
University Center for Excellence in Disabilities
6800 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-6800
Main Phone: 435-797-1981
Toll Free Number: 866-284-2821
Main Fax: 435-797-3944
TTY: 435-797-1981
State P&A
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Disability Law Center
The Community Legal Center
205 North 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103
Phone: (800) 662-9080
Toll Free: (800) 662-9080
FAX: (801) 363-1437
TDD: (801) 924-3185
TBI Program
Utah Department of Health, Violence and Injury Prevention Program
ED:Traci Barney
ED:Deanna Ferrell

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This website was created by The Lewin Group/TASH under the Administration for Community Living (Administration on Disabilities) . Contract HHSP233201500088I / 75P00120F37007.