Grantsville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 12,064 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grantsville is the 58th largest community in Utah. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Grantsville, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Grantsville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Grantsville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Grantsville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $72,378.00.
Grantsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Grantsville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grantsville who work in office and administrative support (10.49%), management occupations (9.61%), and maintenance occupations (8.14%).
Also of interest is that Grantsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Grantsville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.12% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Grantsville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Grantsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Grantsville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Grantsville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Grantsville, the average commute to work is 32.27 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In terms of college education, Grantsville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.04% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grantsville in 2018 was $24,904, which is middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $99,616 for a family of four. However, Grantsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Grantsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grantsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Grantsville include English, German, Irish, French, and European.
The most common language spoken in Grantsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.