West Valley City, Utah Population 2018

West Valley City, Utah's estimated population is 136,170 according to the most recent United States census estimates. West Valley City, Utah is the 2nd largest city in Utah based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3839.59 people/mi² (1482.47 people/km²), with a household density of 415.37 people/km² (1075.80 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 30.4 years, 30.4 years for males, and 30.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 38,153 households in the city, with an average size of 3.7 people per household. The vacancy rate was 4.7%, with a median rent of $972/month. The median house has 6 rooms, and has a value of $171,200.

The median income for households in West Valley City, Utah is $55,933, while the mean household income is $65,827. The per capita income is $18,937, and 13.7% of families and 16.3% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 23.6% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 8.6% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017136,170-676-0.49%
2016136,8466920.51%
2015136,1541,5691.17%
2014134,5856370.48%
2013133,9481,3881.05%
2012132,5601,4621.12%
2011131,0981,4611.13%
2010129,63720,74119.05%
2000108,89621,92025.20%
199086,97614,59820.17%
198072,3780.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White81,482
Some Other Race31,475
Asian6,808
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5,196
Two or More Races5,070
Black or African American3,074
American Indian and Alaska Native1,504

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

West Valley City Ut Population Pyramid 2018

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West Valley City Ut Median Age

30.4


Total

30.4


Male

30.4


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 92,051 adults in West Valley City Ut.

West Valley City Ut Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

12.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.1

Child Dependency Ratio

West Valley City Ut Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
6
Houses Without Mortgage
6,609
Houses With Mortgage
18,474
Vacancy Rate
4.7
Median Rent
972
Median Home Value
171,200
Renter-Occupied Units
11,263
Owner-Occupied Units
25,083
Total Housing Units
38,153

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in West Valley City Ut for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.9% and the labor force participation rate is 71.7%.

West Valley City Ut Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
3.7
Average Family Size
4.02
Total Households
36346
Married Couple Households
20612
Male Householder (no wife) Families
3285
Female Householder (no husband) Families
5331
Non Family Households
7118
Total Families
29228
Households With Own Children
15940
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.3
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.7

West Valley City Ut Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,438
$10,000 to $14,999
1,147
$15,000 to $24,999
3,435
$25,000 to $34,999
3,840
$35,000 to $49,999
5,978
$50,000 to $74,999
8,472
$75,000 to $99,999
5,527
$100,000 to $149,999
4,961
$150,000 to $199,999
918
Over $200,000
630

West Valley City Ut Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

West Valley City Ut

Utah

$55,933

$62,518

$65,827

$79,414

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.060.120.180.24

West Valley City Ut Education Data

West Valley City Ut Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
6,7648.65%
9th to 12th Grade
10,74213.73%
High School Graduate
26,22833.53%
Some College
17,87122.85%
Associates Degree
6,2517.99%
Bachelors Degree
7,6139.73%
Graduate Degree
2,7483.51%