Valley Springs, SD

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640 Vital Statistics. 40 Condition Alerts found.

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Valley Springs Profile


Overview

Valley Springs is a tiny city located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 767 people and just one neighborhood, Valley Springs is the 79th largest community in South Dakota.

Valley Springs real estate is some of the most expensive in South Dakota, although Valley Springs house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Valley Springs is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Valley Springs is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Valley Springs who work in office and administrative support (14.47%), sales jobs (7.36%), and personal care services (6.60%).

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.64% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Valley Springs 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 city’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, Valley Springs’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.

Being a small city, Valley Springs does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Valley Springs Demographics

The percentage of adults in Valley Springs who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.42% of the adults in Valley Springs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Valley Springs in 2010 was $23,277, which is middle income relative to South Dakota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,108 for a family of four. However, Valley Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Valley Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Valley Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Valley Springs include Norwegian, Dutch, English, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Valley Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 7 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Valley Springs 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 3.83
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Valley Springs 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 19.43
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Valley Springs 0.101011101001110
South Dakota 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 17 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

BRANDON VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT 49-2


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District Quality Compared to South Dakota

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Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Brandon Valley Intermediate 07
201 West Park St
Brandon, SD, 57005
M-M
Valley Springs Elementary 04
301 Valley Dr
Valley Springs, SD, 57068
KG-05
Brandon Valley High School 01
301 S Splitrock Blvd
Brandon, SD, 57005
09-12
Brandon Valley Middle School 02
700 Holly Blvd
Brandon, SD, 57005
06-08
Brandon Elementary 03
501 Holly Blvd
Brandon, SD, 57005
PK-05
Robert Bennis Elementary 05
2001 S Sioux Blvd
Brandon, SD, 57005
KG-05
Fred Assam Elementary 06
7700 E Willowwood St
Sioux Falls, SD, 57110
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.2% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.9% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 7.4%

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GARRETSON SCHOOL DISTRICT 49-4


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District Quality Compared to South Dakota

(10 is best)

Better than of SD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SD Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Garretson High School 01
505 2 Nd St
Garretson, SD, 57030
09-12
Garretson Middle School 03
505 2 Nd St
Garretson, SD, 57030
06-08
Garretson Elementary 02
505 2 Nd St
Garretson, SD, 57030
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 24.1% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.1% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 7.4%

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