Midvale is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 32,613 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Midvale is the 26th largest community in Utah.
Unlike some cities, Midvale isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Midvale are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Midvale is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Midvale who work in office and administrative support (19.93%), sales jobs (10.55%), and food service (7.82%).
Also of interest is that Midvale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Midvale is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Midvale, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The population of Midvale overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Midvale, 23.83% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Midvale in 2010 was $23,716, which is upper middle income relative to Utah, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,864 for a family of four. However, Midvale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Midvale is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Midvale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Midvale residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Midvale also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 23.93% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Midvale include German, Irish, Swedish, and Danish.
Midvale also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 15.17%.
The most common language spoken in Midvale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.