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Welcome to Spring Valley ...

The city of Spring Valley is located in Fillmore County.

The location of Spring Valley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Spring Valley: Spring Vly. (or less commonly used: Spring Vally. or Spring Vlly.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Spring Valley has a population of 2,421 people<2> (see below for details).

Spring Valley is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Spring Valley lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Spring Valley: (507)

The ZIP code for Spring Valley: 55975<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Spring Valley had a population of 2,479 people (or 11.88% of the total population of Fillmore County). This makes Spring Valley the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Spring Valley represents 0.05% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 231st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,479 people, the population of Spring Valley decreased 1.55% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,518 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Spring Valley had an population of 2,421 people. This is a decrease of 2.34% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.85% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Spring Valley.

Communities near Spring Valley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Lime Springs (IA)   [Map]   479   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Adams   [Map]   786   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Chatfield   [Map]   2,783   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Fountain   [Map]   406   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Grand Meadow   [Map]   1,164   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Le Roy   [Map]   931   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Spring Valley.

Communities Also Named Spring Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 84 communities that are also named Spring Valley - they are located in Alabama (4), Arizona, Arkansas (3), California (2), Colorado, Delaware, Georgia (4), Illinois (3), Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maryland (4), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nevada (2), New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina (5), Ohio (6), Ontario (4), Pennsylvania (5), Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (4), South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas (3), Utah, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin (3) and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Spring Valley.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Spring Valley. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Spring Valley. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Spring Valley. Our list includes 8 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Spring Valley:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Spring Valley ...

Looking for more information about Spring Valley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Spring Valley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Spring Valley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Minnesota

About Fillmore County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Spring Valley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fillmore County: www.co.fillmore.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Spring Valley.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spring Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Spring Valley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Spring Valley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Spring Valley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Spring Valley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spring Valley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Spring Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6866, Longitude: -92.3901     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Spring Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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