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 real estate is some of the most expensive in Nevada, although Spring Creek house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Spring Creek is a blue-collar town, with 37.59% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. 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 (12.34%), management occupations (10.16%), and teaching (6.85%).
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.
One downside of living in Spring Creek, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.69 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
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 21.35% of adults in Spring Creek having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Spring Creek in 2010 was $38,696, which is wealthy relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,784 for a family of four.
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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Spring Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.