Buying A Home in West Valley City, Utah

We are excited to help Joey get down payment assistance as a first-time home buyer in West valley, Salt Lake County Utah for homes in the $380,000.00 price range for a family of 4. Understanding Joey’s goals based on factors like income, price range, current down payment programs available in West Valley, UT, and Salt Lake County are the first steps in identifying the best programs and available inventory of homes that will fit all of the criteria.

Here are some facts about West Valley City, Utah

West Valley City is a city in Salt Lake County and a suburb of Salt Lake City in the U.S. state of Utah. The population was 129,480 at the 2010 census,[6] making it the second-largest city in Utah. The city was incorporated in 1980 from a large, quickly growing unincorporated area, combining the four communities of Granger, Hunter, Chesterfield, and Redwood. It is home to the Maverik Center and USANA Amphitheatre.

West Valley City has a nonpartisan, strong city manager form of government, which means that the city manager is analogous to a corporation’s CEO, while the mayor fills a role similar to chairman of the board, with the City Council acting as the “board”. The mayor is a voting member of the City Council. The West Valley City Council meets each Tuesday night at 6:30 PM, except fifth Tuesdays. City Hall is located at 3600 South Constitution Boulevard.

The city lies in the Granite School District. It has 21 elementary schools, four junior high schools, and two high schools – Granger Senior High, which opened in 1958, and Hunter, which opened in 1990. The city is also the location of East Hollywood High School, a charter school specializing in film education and American Preparatory Academy.


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