Learn about West Valley City, Utah. Below you can find community information, including vital statistics, information on local schools as well as resources for finding real estate listings and homes for sale in West Valley City.
People are taking a closer look at West Valley City. Utah’s second largest city hosted short-track ice skating and the men ice-hockey events during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Nestled in the valley between the Wasatch and Oquirrh mountain ranges the city’s scenic beauty is enhanced by its sense of community and its commitment to provide high quality public services for residents and businesses.
West Valley City is a city in Salt Lake County in the state of Utah. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 108,896, making it the second largest city in the state. A 2005 estimate placed its population at 118,917. It is home to the E Center and the Utah Grizzlies of the ECHL. It is also home to the Utah Cultural Celebration Center, Stonebridge Golf Course, Westridge Golf Course, Rocky Mountain Raceway, USANA Amphitheater, Hale Centre Theatre, and the Valley Fair Mall.
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to West Valley City:
- SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 7 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; ID: SLC)
- HILL AFB (about 30 miles; OGDEN, UT; ID: HIF)
- OGDEN-HINCKLEY (about 34 miles; OGDEN, UT; ID: OGD)
Shopping Centers: Redwood Shopping Center, Valley Fair Mall, Granger Shopping Center.
Churches in West Valley City include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Atonement Lutheran Church, Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Saint Stephens Episcopal Church, Bible Baptist Church, First Apostolic, First Baptist Church, Grace Baptist Church.