UT

National Population : 333,590,059
Utah State Population : 3,242,734

About West Valley City, UT

West Valley City, UT is located in Salt Lake County in the state of Utah.

The total City Population for West Valley City is about 135,248 with about 1,472 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 229,233.

The Average Home Value is $214,740.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Home Value of $222,720.00 for the state of Utah, and roughly 12% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $70,076.00, which is roughly 11% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $62,137.00 for the state of Utah, and roughly 18% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for West Valley City is about 4.6%.

Utah is ranked #45 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 22.72 out of 100.

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Voting

Salt Lake County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 20.61% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 53.04%
Republican: 42.11%
Libertarian: 2.24%
Other: 2.21%
Green: 0.4%


Nearby Locations

West Jordan, UT (0.00 mi.)
Kearns, UT (2.62 mi.)
South Jordan, UT (3.42 mi.)
Riverton, UT (3.42 mi.)
Herriman, UT (3.44 mi.)
Taylorsville, UT (3.62 mi.)
Murray, UT (3.62 mi.)
Slc, UT (3.62 mi.)
Midvale, UT (4.59 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 84081, 84118, 84119, 84120, 84128
Latitude : 40.696749
Longitude : -112.000932
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 4274 ft.
Area Code(s) : 385, 801

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.58
Male Population Estimate : 52.89%
Female Population Estimate : 51.39%
Median Age : 28.1
Male Median Age : 27.9
Female Median Age : 28.7

White Population Estimate : 77.29%
Black Population Estimate : 2.54%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 30.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 4.81%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 3.70%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.94%
Other Population Estimate : 18.13%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of West Valley City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Salt Lake County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Salt Lake County: About 384 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Salt Lake County is about 28% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 25% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.