Valley Springs is a city located in Calaveras County California. With a 2020 population of 3,825, it is the 696th largest city in California and the 7750th largest city in the United States. Valley Springs is currently growing at a rate of 0.60% annually but its population has decreased by -1.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,890 in 2020. Spanning over 10 miles, Valley Springs has a population density of 387 people per square mile.
The average household income in Valley Springs is $84,559 with a poverty rate of 7.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,602 per month, and the median house value is $330,700. The median age in Valley Springs is 42.9 years, 41.7 years for males, and 49.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Valley Springswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
83.96% of Valley Springs residents speak only English, while 16.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.68% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Valley Springs is White, with 10.70% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Valley Springs is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Valley Springs
96.92% of Valley Springs residents were born in the United States, with 83.26% having been born in California. 1.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.