This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Spring Valley has a low population density. Spring Valley is perfect for those who want to be in the city without constantly rubbing shoulders.
Spring Valley, NY is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 7/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Spring Valley has a population density of 12,409, with 26,072 current residents.
Out of the 26,072 current residents, 50% are male and 50% are female. 51% of the residents are married and 49% are single.
- 55% Sun
- 48% Rain
- 24% Snow
50°F average temperature
- 39 years Median home age
- $340,660 Median home price
- -10.77% Home appreciation rate
- 23.06% Annual property tax
As for living in Spring Valley, the air quality is 13% and the weather, on average, is 55% sunny, 48% rainy, and 24% snowy. The average temperature is 50°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Spring Valley, you should know that 30.1% of homes are owned while 66.2% of homes are rented, and 3.7% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $340,660, the median age of homes is 39 years, the annual home appreciation is -10.77% and the annual property tax is 23.06%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)7
When looking at the community of Spring Valley, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Spring Valley’s crime rate is 7 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Spring Valley is 32 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 52.61% Democratic, 46.71% Republican, and 0.68% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:13
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
70%High school diploma
8%Some college or associates degree
6%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Spring Valley, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 7.10% of residents are unemployed in Spring Valley (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Spring Valley residents: 8% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 17.63% are in the arts and sciences field, 29.8% are in the customer service field, 22.8% are in the sales field, 0.25% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 8% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 13.6% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:13. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 70.18%, 7.67% of residents have an associate’s degree, 14.00% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 6.05% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Spring Valley, you should be aware that the average commute time is 30 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Spring Valley have a few different options. 60% of commuters use their own cars, 17% of commuters carpool, 15% of commuters use the transit system, and 1% of residents work from home.