Magna, UT Demographics


Population (year 2000): 22,770
Males: 11,486 (50.4%), Females: 11,284 (49.6%)

Salt Lake County

Zip code: 84044

Median resident age: 25.8 years
Median household income: $42,845 (year 2000)
Median house value: $113,600 (year 2000)

Races in Magna:

  • White Non-Hispanic (80.6%)
  • Hispanic (15.0%)
  • Other race (7.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.4%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (1.4%)
  • Black (0.6%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (22.6%), German (12.1%), United States (8.1%), Irish (6.2%), Danish (3.1%), Swedish (3.0%).

Elevation: 4261 feet

Land area: 7.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Magna

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Magna CDP

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

7.4% Foreign born (4.9% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Magna:

  • PIONEER VALLEY HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; WEST VALLEY, UT)
  • SALT LAKE SPECIALTY MEDICAL CENTER (about 7 miles; WEST VALLEY CITY, UT)
  • COPPER HILLS YOUTH CENTER (about 11 miles; WEST JORDAN, UT)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Magna:

  • SALT LAKE CITY INTL (about 10 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)
Other public-use airports nearest to Magna:

  • SALT LAKE CITY MUNI 2 (about 10 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; ID: U42)
  • SKYPARK (about 17 miles; BOUNTIFUL, UT; ID: BTF)
  • BOLINDER FIELD-TOOELE VALLEY (about 20 miles; TOOELE, UT; ID: TVY)
Amtrak station near Magna:

  • 14 miles: SALT LAKE CITY (320 S. RIO GRANDE ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Magna:

  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 12 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,021)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 18 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)
  • BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; PROVO, UT; FT enrollment: 29,977)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 36 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • UTAH VALLEY STATE COLLEGE (about 39 miles; OREM, UT; FT enrollment: 14,182)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; LOGAN, UT; FT enrollment: 16,384)

Schools

Public high school in Magna:

  • CYPRUS HIGH (Students: 1,438; Location: 8623 W 3000 S; Grades: 10 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Magna:

  • BROCKBANK JR HIGH (Students: 1,020; Location: 2935 S 8560 W; Grades: 07 – 09)
  • SCOTT M MATHESON JR HIGH (Students: 1,004; Location: 3650 S MONTCLAIR ST; Grades: 07 – 09)
  • MAGNA ELEM SCH (Students: 897; Location: 8500 W 3100 S; Grades: PK – 06)
  • COPPER HILLS ELEM SCH (Students: 799; Location: 7635 W 3715 S; Grades: KG – 06)
  • PLEASANT GREEN ELEM SCH (Students: 795; Location: 8201 W 2700 S; Grades: PK – 06)
  • LAKE RIDGE ELEM SCH (Students: 719; Location: 7400 W 3400 S; Grades: PK – 06)