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Welcome to Spring Valley ...

The city of Spring Valley is located in Fillmore County<1>.

The location of Spring Valley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Spring Valley has a population of 2,426 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Spring Valley.

Spring Valley is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Spring Valley is located in the (507) area code.

The ZIP code for Spring Valley: 55975<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Spring Valley had an population of 2,426 people. This is a decrease of 2.14% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.65% since the 2000 Census).

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).

More information can be found on the Census 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.

Communities near Spring Valley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Spring Valley.

  • Stewartville [Olmsted County]
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    • Stewartville [Olmsted County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,095 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewartville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stewartville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stewartville<7>
  • Chatfield [Fillmore County]
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    • Chatfield [Fillmore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,826 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chatfield<7>
  • Preston [Fillmore County]
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    • Preston [Fillmore County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,279 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Preston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<7>
  • Grand Meadow [Mower County]
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    • Grand Meadow [Mower County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,194 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Meadow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Meadow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Meadow<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Le Roy [Mower County]
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      • Le Roy [Mower County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 932 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Le Roy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Le Roy<7>
    • Adams [Mower County]
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      • Adams [Mower County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 791 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adams
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adams<7>
    • Racine [Mower County]
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      • Racine [Mower County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 611 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Racine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Racine<7>
    • Lime Springs [Howard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lime Springs
      • Lime Springs [Howard County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lime Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lime Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lime Springs<7>
    • Wykoff [Fillmore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wykoff
      • Wykoff [Fillmore County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the east of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 431 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wykoff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wykoff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wykoff<7>
    • Fountain [Fillmore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fountain
      • Fountain [Fillmore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 398 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fountain<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Spring Valley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Spring Valley.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Spring Valley.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Spring Valley. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers 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.

Adding Spring Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Spring Valley in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Spring Valley was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Spring Valley on our Genealogy Page.

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About Fillmore County

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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>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Fillmore, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Spring Valley.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Spring Valley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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 for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Spring ValleyOur 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       In this case, the coordinates for Spring Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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