Millcreek is located about 10 miles south of Salt Lake City and overlooked by the Wasatch Mountains on the east. Suburban in character, Millcreek is wedged between Salt Lake City and South Salt Lake on the north and Murray and Holladay on the south. The township was created by the county in 2002 to give residents of the area more local control over planning and prevent annexations by neighboring cities. Millcreek has more than 27,000 residents and 12,500 households. Millcreek is a diverse area, from quaint neighborhoods to trees lines streets, there is something for everyone here.