Tooele County is a place that is rife with history and hints of the Wild West. Bordering Nevada on its western side it shares part of the City of Wendover where it is just a state line away from concerts, casinos, horseback riding and more. It includes a vast portion of the Great Salt Lake desert and a small part of the lake itself. On the eastern side, Tooele borders Salt Lake County where many locals commute to work. Being only about thirty minutes from downtown Salt Lake City, Tooele makes an attractive location to anyone wanting large open spaces and houses at affordable prices while also enjoying access to the city.
Tooele County has 18 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, and 7 high schools and ranks 46th out of 69.