West Valley City, UT
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-- Demographic Economic Characteristics & Patterns
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West Valley City UT General Demographic-Economic-Geographic Characteristics -- scroll section
|Demographics||West Valley City||Utah|
|Population, 2013 estimate ||133,579||2,900,872|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base ||129,480||2,763,885|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013 ||3.2%||5.0%|
|Population, 2010 ||129,480||2,763,885|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010 ||10.2%||9.5%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 ||33.0%||31.5%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 ||6.9%||9.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010 ||49.6%||49.8% |
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||65.4%||86.1%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||2.0%||1.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||1.3%||1.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||5.0%||2.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a) ||3.6%||0.9%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010 ||3.8%||2.7%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b) ||33.1%||13.0%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 ||53.7%||80.4% |
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 ||81.6%||82.8%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 ||21.1%||8.2%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2009-2013 ||35.3%||14.3%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||78.1%||90.9%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 ||13.1%||30.3%|
|Veterans, 2009-2013 ||5,708||143,771|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 ||22.4||21.4|
|Housing units, 2010 ||38,978||979,709|
|Homeownership rate, 2009-2013 ||68.1%||70.1%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-2013 ||22.7%||21.4%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 ||$170,100||$212,800|
|Households, 2009-2013 ||37,451||886,770|
|Persons per household, 2009-2013 ||3.49||3.12|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2013 dollars), 2009-2013 ||$17,934||$23,873|
|Median household income, 2009-2013 ||$52,389||$58,821|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2009-2013 ||19.1%||12.7%|
|Business Attributes||West Valley City||Utah|
|Total number of firms, 2007 ||6,764||246,393|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||1.2%||0.5%|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||3.1%||0.6%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||8.4%||1.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||S||0.3%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||12.8%||3.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 ||30.9%||24.9% |
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) ||1,443,054||42,431,657|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) ||2,250,754||25,417,368|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) ||1,563,661||36,574,240|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007 ||$12,778||$13,730|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) ||125,475||3,980,570|
|Geographic Attributes||West Valley City||Utah|
|Land area in square miles, 2010 ||35.56||82,169.62|
|Persons per square mile, 2010 ||3,641.6||33.6|
|FIPS Code ||83470||49|
|Counties ||Salt Lake County|
|(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.|
|(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.|
|FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data|
|NA: Not available|
|D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information|
|X: Not applicable|
|S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards|
|Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown|
|F: Fewer than 100 firms|
|Source: ProximityOne; Census Bureau; BLS|
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