Grass Valley SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
2
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Grass Valley, CA Photos

Source: Public Domain
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Grass Valley, California Info Snack

The city of Grass Valley is the largest city in the western region of Nevada County, California, United States. Situated at roughly 2,500 feet (760 m) elevation in the western foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, this historic northern Gold Country city is 57 miles (92 km) by car from the state capitol in Sacramento, 64 miles (103 km) from Sacramento International Airport, 88 miles (142 km) west of Reno, Nevada, and 177 miles (285 km) northeast of San Jose. As of the 2010 United States Census, its population was 12,860.
Population
12,893
Unemployment
10.8%
Poverty
26.3%
Median Home
$280,400
Median Income
$35,157
Median Rent
$1,000

Rankings for Grass Valley in California

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Map Of Grass Valley, CA

Population over time in Grass Valley

Year Population % Change
2017 12,893 0.2%
2016 12,861 0.0%
2015 12,855 -0.0%
2014 12,861 0.1%
2013 12,845 0.2%
2012 12,818 0.2%
2011 12,793 0.2%
2010 12,765 -

Crime in Grass Valley Per 100k

Crime Grass Valley CA USA
Violent Crime 587.0 449.3 382.9
Murder 15.4 4.6 5.3
Robbery 69.5 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 502.0 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 5792.8 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 965.5 446.9 430.4
Larceny 3977.8 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 849.6 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Grass Valley

White
82.4% (10,618)
African American
0.3% (39)
American Indian
2.1% (271)
Asian
0.9% (120)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.9% (377)
Hispanic
11.4% (1,468)
Race Grass Valley CA USA
White 82.4% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 0.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 2.1% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 11.4% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Grass Valley, California

Less than $10,000
7.6% (97,986)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.6% (149,558)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.7% (202,420)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.9% (192,105)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (198,552)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (215,313)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.2% (79,936)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (117,326)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (9,025)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (27,075)
Income Grass Valley CA USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.6% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.7% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.9% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.2% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Grass Valley

Female
55.4% (7,147)
Male
44.6% (5,745)
Gender Grass Valley CA USA
Female 55.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.6% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Grass Valley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.2% (674)
9-12th Grade
6.2% (792)
High School / GED
21.8% (2,807)
Some College
33.3% (4,294)
Associate's Degree
10.3% (1,332)
Bachelor's Degree
13.4% (1,731)
Master's Degree
7.0% (900)
Professional Degree
2.4% (307)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (51)
Education Grass Valley CA USA
< 9th Grade 5.2% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.2% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 21.8% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 33.3% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.3% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.4% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.4% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.6% 1.4%

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