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Economic Development

Discover Midvale City's Allure

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Midvale City, nestled within the vibrant Salt Lake Urbanized Metropolitan Area, is a mere twelve miles south of downtown Salt Lake City and a short fifteen-mile jaunt from four picturesque mountain resorts. This strategic location has endowed us with our own mountain corridor and a generous 1,110 rooms catering to the pristine mountain escapes of Brighton, Solitude, Alta, and Snowbird.

While our city boasts a rich history spanning over a century, recent years have witnessed a surge of transformative investments, amounting to hundreds of millions of dollars. Within our six-square-mile expanse, there's an abundance of activity. Our burgeoning community now shelters 36,000 residents and hosts around 1,300 businesses.

Midvale's strategic location is a magnet for retailers, offering unparalleled access to the regional transportation system. Here, you'll find a diverse retail landscape, including top-performing establishments, pioneering retailers, charming mom-and-pop shops, and distinctive one-of-a-kind destinations. Explore the allure of Midvale City, where opportunity and innovation thrive.

Why Choose Midvale City?

Midvale City is a dynamic and thriving community with a rich history and a promising future. Here are some reasons why you should consider Midvale for your development projects:

  1. Strategic Location: Midvale is strategically located in the middle of the Salt Lake Valley, providing easy access to major highways and transportation hubs.
  2. Economic Opportunities: Our city is known for its business-friendly environment, attracting a diverse range of industries and fostering economic growth.
  3. Community Well-being: Midvale fosters a high quality of life through its commitment to community engagement and a strong sense of togetherness.
  4. Community Engagement: We encourage community involvement in the planning process, ensuring that the voices of our residents are heard.
  5. Educational Excellence: Beyond our dedication to community well-being, it's important to emphasize that Midvale is within the Canyons School District, known for its exceptional educational standards. As affirmed by Public School Review, the Canyons School District consistently holds the top position in Utah for overall testing scores. This distinction ensures that our residents enjoy access to outstanding educational opportunities.

BusinessesIndustry in Midvale City

Midvale City is a source of immense pride due to its exceptionally diverse employment landscape. It hosts several national headquarters and has paved the way for many pioneering businesses to establish their roots in Utah. In this vibrant ecosystem of employers, businesses can thrive without ever feeling adrift in the bustling sea of commerce.

Our dedication to supporting small local enterprises is unwavering, and this commitment has been acknowledged through our ranking as the 15th best small city in the United States to launch a business, as determined by Wallet Hub's 2023 assessment.

Here is a selection of businesses that thrive within Midvale City:
Overstock.com Corporate Headquarters
Zion's Bancorporation Technology Campus
CHG Healthcare Corporate Headquarters
Savage Headquarters & Corporate Office
Zagg Corporate Headquarters
Intermountain Healthcare Supply Chain
Sportsman's Warehouse Headquarters
Post Malone-themed Raising Cane's

Midvale exudes a strong sense of community that appears to be the driving force behind its remarkable growth and success. Whether it's the Canyons School District, the top-ranking school district in Utah, or the nationally acclaimed development initiative taking place at Bingham Junction, our diverse range of businesses take the lead, while our residential communities come together to forge a distinctive and cohesive Midvale experience.

Utah Tax Commission
Department of Workforce Services
Economic Development Corporation of Utah 
Utah Department of Transportation