Millcreek, UT

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Living in Millcreek

Millcreek is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 63,380 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Millcreek is the 12th largest community in Utah.

Millcreek home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Millcreek real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Millcreek is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 86.51% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Millcreek is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Millcreek who work in management occupations (13.25%), office and administrative support (10.23%), and sales jobs (10.13%).

Also of interest is that Millcreek has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, Millcreek is also a city of artists. Millcreek has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Millcreek’s character.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.62% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Another interesting thing about Millcreek, despite not being a huge city, is that there is a relatively high proportion of people living here who are young, single, and upwardly-mobile professionals. This makes it a good choice for other relocating single professionals. Here, these young singles will find many others like themselves, with opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.

If knowledge is power, Millcreek is a pretty powerful place. 51.87% of the adults in Millcreek have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Millcreek in 2018 was $43,165, which is wealthy relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $172,660 for a family of four. However, Millcreek contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Millcreek is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Millcreek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Millcreek residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Millcreek include English, German, Irish, European, and Danish.

The most common language spoken in Millcreek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.