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Welcome to Midway ...
The location of Midway has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Midway has a population of 5,300 people<3> (see below for details).
Midway was established in 1859.
The community of Midway is 5,630 feet [1,716 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Midway is about 1 mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Midway lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Midway lies within the (435) area code.
Websites for Midway ...
Official Website: www.midwaycityut.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Midway had an population of 5,300 people. This is an increase of 37.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 149.88% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Midway had a population of 3,845 people (which is 16.34% of the total population of Wasatch County). This makes Midway the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Midway represents 0.14% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 89th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,845 people, the population of Midway increased 81.28% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,121 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Midway.
Communities Also Named Midway ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 263 communities that are also named Midway - they are located in Alabama (14), Arizona (2), Arkansas (16), British Columbia, California (4), Colorado (7), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (4), Georgia (12), Idaho (3), Illinois (8), Indiana (5), Iowa (5), Kansas (11), Kentucky (6), Louisiana (6), Maine, Michigan (3), Minnesota (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (9), Montana (3), Nebraska (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick, New Mexico (5), New York (2), North Carolina (11), North Dakota, Ohio (9), Oklahoma (6), Oregon (5), Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (8), South Dakota (3), Tennessee (21), Texas (28), Virginia (10), Washington (3), West Virginia (6) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Midway.
Communities near Midway ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Midway.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Midway. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Midway.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Midway. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Midway.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Midway. See our Newspapers Page for Midway.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Midway ...
Looking for more information about Midway? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Midway, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Midway.
Adding Midway to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Midway in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Midway was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1890.
We also found Midway in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Midway on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Midway: www.midwaycityut.org/
The official website for Wasatch County: www.co.wasatch.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022