Magna is a medium-sized town located in the state of Utah. With a population of 27,208 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Magna is the 28th largest community in Utah.
Magna is a blue-collar town, with 36.55% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Magna is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Magna who work in office and administrative support (19.93%), sales jobs (10.01%), and maintenance occupations (4.84%).
Also of interest is that Magna has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Magna has a very low overall level of education: only 9.45% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Magna in 2010 was $18,738, which is lower middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,952 for a family of four. However, Magna contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Magna is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Magna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Magna residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Magna also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.78% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Magna include German, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Magna is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.