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Census Data for City of Spring Valley Village ...

Population ...

The most recent Census Estimate<1> was for 2018 and it gave City of Spring Valley Village a population of 4,333 people.

The last Decennial Census<2> was in 2010, which gave City of Spring Valley Village a population of 3,715 people.

The city of City of Spring Valley Village is located in Harris County. The 2010 Census gave Harris County a population of 4,092,459 people. This means that City of Spring Valley Village had 0.09% of the county's total population, making it Harris' 19th most populous community.

At the same time, Texas had a population of 25,145,561 people, meaning that City of Spring Valley Village had 0.01% of the total population of Texas - making it the state's 399th most populous community.

Area ...

When the Census Bureau conducts a census for a city like City of Spring Valley Village, they draw a boundary around the area in which they are going to conduct their count - this defines the sampling area (usually shaped as a polygon). The shape of the sampling area can be quite complex and it's important to keep in mind that the boundaries of the sampling area may or may not match the recognized boundaries of the city.

Things like the population, area and housing for City of Spring Valley Village reflect the sampling area. Since the shape of the sampling area and the actual boundaries of City of Spring Valley Village might be different, it's best to check with the U.S. Census Bureau to resolve any difference between the two.

The 2010 Census shows that the sampling area for City of Spring Valley Village has a total area of 1.28 square miles [3.3 km²].

Harris County has a land area of 1,703 square miles [4,412 km²]. At 1.28 square miles [3.3 km²], City of Spring Valley Village has 0.08% of the county's total land area.

Not only does the sampling area define boundaries, it also has a GPS location (latitude & longitude) that indicates a point within the sampling area (usually the center of the polygon, known as the centroid). At the time of the 2010 Census, the sampling area was located at:

Lat:   29° 47' 22"   (or 29.79°)             [Map]

Lon:   -95° 30' 14"   (or -95.5°)

Population Density ...

Using the population (3,715 people) and land area (1.28 square miles [3.3 km²]) values from the 2010 Census, City of Spring Valley Village had a population density of 2,893 people per square mile [1,117 people/km²].

Housing Units ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, City of Spring Valley Village had 1,429 Housing Units<3> and with its population of 3,715 people, this averages 2.6 people per Housing Unit.

The 2010 Census shows City of Spring Valley Village had a land area of 1.28 square miles [3.3 km²]. This translates to 1,112 Housing Units per square mile [429.7 housing units/km²].

Harris County ...

The community of City of Spring Valley Village is located in Harris County.

The county had a population of 4,092,459 people at the 2010 Census. With it's population of 3,715 people, City of Spring Valley Village represented 0.09% of the county's total.

In addition, where the city of City of Spring Valley Village has a population density of 2,893 people per square mile [1,117 people/km²], Harris County averages 2,402 people per square mile [927 people/km²].

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Harris County.

Population Rings for City of Spring Valley Village ...

To help identify the number of people who live in City of Spring Valley Village and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on City of Spring Valley Village. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4>

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]620,143+11.02%
10 mi   [16 km]122,394,747+10.7%
15 mi   [24 km]162,616,989+11.95%
20 mi   [32 km]232,806,996+12.77%
25 mi   [40 km]333,084,920+12.83%
30 mi   [48 km]483,196,542+12.77%

Miscellaneous Information for City of Spring Valley Village ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Harris County or the city of City of Spring Valley Village:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to City of Spring Valley Village:

GNIS ID for City of Spring Valley Village: 2411960

GNIS ID for Harris County: 1383886

GNIS ID for Texas: 1779801

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 48 (Texas)

County Code: 201 (Harris County)

Place Code: 69830 (City of Spring Valley Village)

State & County Code: 48/201 (Texas / Harris County)

State & Place Code: 48/69830 (Texas / City of Spring Valley Village)

Misc. Census Codes ...

City of Spring Valley Village is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for City of Spring Valley Village.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2018.

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<2>Every 10 years (eg- 1990, 2000, 2010), the US Census Bureau conducts a Constitutionally-mandated count (or enumeration) of people living within the United States. This count is called a Decennial Census. The last Decennial Census was the 2010 Census, with the next one planned for 2020.

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<3>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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