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.
Spring Creek is a blue-collar town, with 36.70% 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, 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.
In Spring Creek, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.84 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 education level of Spring Creek citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.46% of adults in Spring Creek 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.