Valley is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 9,464 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Valley is the 71st largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities, Valley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Valley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Valley is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Valley who work in office and administrative support (14.55%), sales jobs (9.01%), and food service (6.39%).
As is often the case in a small city, Valley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Valley with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.51% of adults in Valley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Valley in 2010 was $21,948, which is upper middle income relative to Alabama, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,792 for a family of four. However, Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Valley is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Valley include German, English, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Tagalog.