Spring Valley, Illinois Population 2021

5,007
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Spring Valley is a city located in Bureau County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 5,007, it is the 330th largest city in Illinois and the 4766th largest city in the United States . Spring Valley is currently declining at a rate of -1.16% annually and its population has decreased by -9.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,558 in 2010. Spring Valley reached it's highest population of 7,035 in 1910. Spanning over 7 miles, Spring Valley has a population density of 681 people per square mile.

The average household income in Spring Valley is $63,731 with a poverty rate of 13.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $547 per month, and the median house value is $113,200. The median age in Spring Valley is 42.7 years, 39.2 years for males, and 45.2 years for females.

Spring Valley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Spring Valley was:

  • White: 85.53%
  • Other race: 7.54%
  • Black or African American: 3.92%
  • Two or more races: 1.63%
  • Asian: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.59%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Spring Valley, Illinois is 5,007 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,184.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,558.

Spring Valley, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,46785.53%
Some Other Race3947.54%
Black or African American2053.92%
Two or More Races851.63%
Asian410.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native310.59%
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Spring Valley Population by Race

Spring Valley Population Pyramid $2021

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Spring Valley Median Age

42.7


Total

39.2


Male

45.2


Female

Spring Valley Adults

There are 4,148 adults, (1,141 of whom are seniors) in Spring Valley.

Spring Valley Age Dependency

73.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Spring Valley Sex Ratio

Female

2,612

50.01%

Male

2,611

49.99%

Spring Valley Population by Age

Spring Valley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Spring Valley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.5%8.5%
All64.6%35.4%
Male56.6%43.4%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female28%72%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Spring Valley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2292.2764.6
Married1,0002.7691.5
Non Family7951.1746.5
Female3213.0828
Male1133.3656.6

2.77

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Spring Valley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2135.82%
9th to 12th Grade2998.18%
High School Graduate1,18832.49%
Some College91224.94%
Associates Degree3519.60%
Bachelors Degree39810.88%
Graduate Degree2968.09%
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Spring Valley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Spring Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,9652,709540
Hispanic50627924
Other Race17690
Black825326
2+ Races545443
Native American313131
Asian303030

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Spring Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,964$44,253$25,597
Less Than 9th Grade$26,898$30,718$
High School Graduate$30,846$41,750$17,434
Some College$33,269$48,750$21,050
Bachelors Degree$57,137$55,282$73,393
Graduate Degree$44,545$43,819$51,406

$33,964

Average Earnings

$44,253

Average Male

$25,597

Average Female

Spring Valley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Spring Valley Language by Age

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Spring Valley Language

86.58% of Spring Valley residents speak only English, while 13.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.01% of the population.

Spring Valley Language

Spring Valley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,89155414.24%
Hispanic9179710.58%
Other3946616.75%
Multiple853136.47%
Black2002211.00%

13.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.10%

Male Poverty Rate

14.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spring Valley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spring Valley is Multiple, with 36.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spring Valley is Hispanic, with 10.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.76%.

Spring Valley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.17%
High School11.95%
Some College6.00%
Bachelors or Greater3.60%

Spring Valley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed14.06%
Female Employed7.48%
Male Employed3.87%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Spring Valley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Spring Valley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,814$63,731
Families$59,769$74,682
Married Families$73,487-
Non Families$30,685$41,149
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Income by Household Type

Spring Valley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Spring Valley Married by Age and Sex

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Spring Valley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Spring Valley Marital Status by Race

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Spring Valley Marital Status

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313

Number of Veterans

304

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam159
First Gulf War37
Second Gulf War27
Korea25
World War II9

Spring Valley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74117
75+92
55 to 6448
35 to 5437
18 to 3419

Spring Valley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3048.36%
Hispanic253.86%
Other Race93.40%

Spring Valley Veterans by Race

Spring Valley Veterans by Education

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20.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spring Valley Veterans by Education

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60.5%

Labor Force Participation

57.8%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Spring Valley Employment by Age

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Spring Valley Employment by Race

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Spring Valley Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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82.69%

Born in Spring Valley

94.14%

Native Born

5.86%

Foreign Born

3.47%

Non Citizen

2.39%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.14% of Spring Valley residents were born in the United States, with 82.69% having been born in Illinois. 3.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Spring Valley Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,007-59-1.16%
20205,066-59-1.15%
20195,125-59-1.14%
20185,184-30-0.58%
20175,214-46-0.87%
20165,260-29-0.55%
20155,289-61-1.14%
20145,350-44-0.82%
20135,394-41-0.75%
20125,435-50-0.91%
20115,485-57-1.03%
20105,5421440.26%
20005,3981520.29%
19905,246-576-1.04%
19805,8222170.38%
19705,6052340.43%
19605,3714550.89%
19504,916-94-0.19%
19405,010-260-0.50%
19305,270-1,223-2.07%
19206,493-542-0.80%
19107,0358211.25%
19006,2142,3774.94%
18903,8370.00%

Spring Valley Population by Year