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Welcome to Spring Valley ...

The village of Spring Valley is located in Rockland 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 32,349 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Spring Valley is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Spring Valley lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Spring Valley: (845)

Websites for Spring Valley ...

Official Website: www.villagespringvalley.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Spring Valley had an population of 32,349 people. This is an increase of 3.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Spring Valley had a population of 31,347 people (or 10.06% of the total population of Rockland County). This makes Spring Valley the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Spring Valley represents 0.16% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 70th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 31,347 people, the population of Spring Valley increased 23.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 25,464 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 two New York communities named Spring Valley: This one is located in Rockland County and the other is located in Westchester County.

Beyond New York, 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), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana, Nevada (2), New Jersey (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.

  • Yonkers [Westchester County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yonkers
    • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
  • Paterson [Passaic County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paterson
    • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 144,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paterson
  • Greenburgh [Westchester County]
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    • Greenburgh [Westchester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 90,543 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenburgh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenburgh
  • Clifton [Passaic County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
    • Clifton [Passaic County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Spring Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,025 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Rochelle [Westchester County]
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      • New Rochelle [Westchester County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 80,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Rochelle<6>
    • Passaic [Passaic County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Passaic
      • Passaic [Passaic County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 69,340 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Passaic
    • Mount Vernon [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<6>
    • White Plains [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Plains
      • White Plains [Westchester County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Plains<6>
    • Orangetown [Rockland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orangetown
      • Orangetown [Rockland County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,631 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orangetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orangetown
    • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Pleasant
      • Mount Pleasant [Westchester County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Spring Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,542 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant

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. 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).

We also found Spring Valley on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New York

About Rockland County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Spring Valley: www.villagespringvalley.org/

The official website for Rockland County: www.co.rockland.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Rockland, 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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, 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: 41.1148, Longitude: -74.0485       In this case, the coordinates for Spring Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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