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 35.57% 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 (20.62%), sales jobs (9.88%), and maintenance occupations (5.13%).
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.
In Magna, just 10.04% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Magna in 2010 was $19,184, which is lower middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $76,736 for a family of four. However, Magna contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Magna is a very 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 Asian. Magna also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.64% 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 Mon-Khmer (Cambodian).