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. 36.70% 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, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Spring Creek who work in office and administrative support (11.82%), sales jobs (10.32%), and management occupations (8.04%).
Because of many things, Spring Creek is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Spring Creek really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Spring Creek perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Spring Creek is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Spring Creek, the average commute to work is 36.84 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
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 population of Spring Creek overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Spring Creek, 23.46% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Spring Creek in 2010 was $37,328, which is wealthy relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $149,312 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 Irish, English, European, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Spring Creek is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.