Spring Valley 71 Excellent
Spring Valley Livability #48 ranked city in Nevada#11,157 ranked city in the USARanks better than 61% of areas
A+ Spring Valley Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C- Spring Valley Cost of Living Cost of living is 3% lower than Nevada
Spring Valley
100same as the US average
1033% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Spring Valley cost of living
F Spring Valley Crime Total crime is 38% higher than Nevada
Total crime
3,88356% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2656% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-5%Year over year crime is down
Spring Valley crime
D Spring Valley Employment Household income is 4% lower than Nevada
Median household income
$51,2287% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$26,61111% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%10% higher than the US average
Spring Valley employment
C- Spring Valley Housing Home value is 2% lower than Nevada
Median home value
$187,9002% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,06112% higher than the US average
Home ownership
44%30% lower than the US average
Spring Valley real estate or Spring Valley rentals
C Spring Valley Schools HS graduation rate is 4% higher than Nevada
High school grad. rates
85%2% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Spring Valley K-12 schools
A- Spring Valley User Ratings There are a total of 5 ratings in Spring Valley
Overall user rating
78% 5 total ratings
User reviews rating
80% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
77% 4 total surveys
all Spring Valley poll results

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      Living in Spring Valley, NV

      Located in the state of Nevada, Spring Valley is a medium-sized city with a population of 190,661 people. Spring Valley has a population density of 5,734 people per square mile. This would be considered well above the national population density level. If you are not a fan of long commutes, you will enjoy living in Spring Valley. With average one way commute time of only 22 minutes, getting to and from work is a breeze compared to the national average of 26 minutes.

      If you’re considering relocating to any new city, it could be a very intimidating task. However, it could also be a great experience if you are willing to get to know the city before actually living in Spring Valley, Nevada. To help you find the best places to live in and around Spring Valley, AreaVibes has created a livability score using key metrics like amenities, crime, cost of living, weather, housing and more.

      Spring Valley has a livability score of 69 out of 100 and is ranked #45 in Nevada and #11,876 in the USA. There are seven total categories that generate the livability score. Spring Valley scores well for amenities (A+) and weather (B+). Spring Valley does not fare well for the following: crime (F) and employment (D). It might be wise to take a closer look at each category to find out why.

      Based on the proximity of local amenities like grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, parks, librairies, etc., Spring Valley has received a higher than average score for its local amenities. If you’re planning on relocating and making this area your permanent home, it’s nice to know that there is an ample amount of amenities and things to do within walking distance or a short drive.

      Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Spring Valley. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Spring Valley are affordable. The median home price for Spring Valley homes is $187,900, which is 1.9% lower than the Nevada average. If we take a closer look at the affordability of homes in Spring Valley, we’ll see that the home price to income ratio is 3.7, which is 2.8% higher than the Nevada average.

      Spring Valley transportation information

      StatisticSpring ValleyNevadaNational
      Average one way commute22min24min26min
      Workers who drive to work79.9%78.0%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.6%10.7%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit3.7%3.6%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.4%0.4%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.4%2.1%2.8%
      Working from home3.7%3.6%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Spring Valley, NV data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).