Spring Creek is a somewhat small town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 13,422 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Spring Creek is the 13th largest community in Nevada.
Spring Creek home prices are not only among the most expensive in Nevada, but Spring Creek real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
When you are in Spring Creek, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.40% of Spring Creek’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Spring Creek is a town of construction workers and builders, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Spring Creek who work in office and administrative support (11.86%), management occupations (9.20%), and sales jobs (7.03%).
Spring Creek is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Spring Creek’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Spring Creek has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Spring Creek a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Spring Creek, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 38.06 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
In Spring Creek, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Spring Creek is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of Spring Creek are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.82% of adults in Spring Creek having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Spring Creek in 2010 was $38,119, which is wealthy relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,476 for a family of four.
Spring Creek is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Spring Creek home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Spring Creek residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Spring Creek include Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Spring Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.