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Welcome to Midvale (aka 'Midvale City') ...

The city of Midvale is located in Salt Lake County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Midvale has a population of 33,208 people<1> (see below for details).

Midvale was established in 1851.

The community of Midvale is 4,380 feet [1,335 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Midvale is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Midvale lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Midvale: (801) and (385)<3>

The ZIP code for Midvale: 84047<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Midvale had a population of 27,964 people. This makes Midvale the county's 11th most populous community.

The population of Midvale represents 1.01% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 26th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 27,964 people, the population of Midvale increased 3.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 27,029 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Midvale had an population of 33,208 people. This is an increase of 18.75% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.86% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Midvale.

Communities near Midvale ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
American Fork   [Map]   29,527   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Bountiful   [Map]   44,107   N   18 miles [29 km]
Draper   [Map]   47,710   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Herriman   [Map]   39,224   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lehi   [Map]   62,712   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pleasant Grove   [Map]   38,845   SE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Midvale.

Communities Also Named Midvale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Midvale - they are located in Delaware, Idaho, Iowa, Minnesota (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania (3), Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Midvale.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Midvale. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Midvale. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Midvale. Our list includes 10 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Midvale:

Websites for Midvale ...

Official Website: www.midvalecity.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Midvale ...

Looking for more information about Midvale? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Midvale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Midvale.

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The Communities of Utah

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About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Midvale: www.midvalecity.org/

The official website for Salt Lake County: www.slco.org/

The official website for State of Utah: www.utah.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Midvale.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Midvale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Midvale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Midvale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Midvale. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Midvale) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Midvale. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Midvale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Midvale. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6148, Longitude: -111.8923     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Midvale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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