Grantsville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,027 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grantsville is the 58th largest community in Utah.
Unlike some cities, Grantsville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Grantsville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Grantsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grantsville who work in office and administrative support (15.75%), management occupations (8.28%), and sales jobs (8.23%).
Because of many things, Grantsville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Grantsville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Grantsville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Grantsville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
In Grantsville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.03 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Despite being a small city, Grantsville has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Grantsville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.85% of adults in Grantsville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Grantsville in 2010 was $20,126, which is lower middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $80,504 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 Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Grantsville include German, Swedish, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Grantsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Pacific Island languages and Spanish.