|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Valley City is 139,110. West Valley City, Utah is the 197th largest city in the US.
West Valley City is located entirely in Salt Lake County.
The peak population of West Valley City was in 2020, when its population was 140,209. In 2020, West Valley City was the 195th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 197th largest city in the US. West Valley City is currently 0.8% smaller than it was in 2020.
West Valley City has grown 27.3% since the 2000. West Valley City, Utah is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 61% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
West Valley City has a population density of 3,641.6 people per square mile.
|122||Salt Lake City||200,478||10.2%|
|197||West Valley City||139,110||27.3%|
|197||West Valley City, Utah||139,110||27.3%|
|201||Columbia, South Carolina||137,541||15.2%|
|203||Cedar Rapids, Iowa||136,467||12.0%|
The total voting age population of West Valley City, Utah, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 75,591. The voting age population is 51.1% male and 48.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.6% of the residents of West Valley City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Valley City are 58.5% White, 24.2% Other, 5.6% Asian, 4.5% Two or more races, 3.2% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 2.8% Black and 1.3% American Indian. Additionally, 38.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Valley City, 12.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 17.7%. On a per-household basis, 9.8% of families are below the poverty line in West Valley City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 72.6% of West Valley City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.4% of West Valley City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.2% have a bachelor's degree and 3.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Valley City residents aged 5 and older, 39.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 30.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Valley City is 4.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Valley City, 10.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Valley City is $66,342.
In West Valley City, 68.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 31.5% of housing units in West Valley City.
Of all the housing units in West Valley City, 1.0% of them were build before 1940.
In West Valley City, 22.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 8,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Valley City is $1,126.
In West Valley City, 88.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.