Scotts Valley SnackAbility

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

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Scotts Valley, California Info Snack

Scotts Valley is a small city in Santa Cruz County, California, United States, about thirty miles (48 km) south of downtown San Jose and six miles (10 km) north of the city of Santa Cruz, in the upland slope of the Santa Cruz Mountains. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 11,580. Principal access to the city is supplied by State Route 17 that connects San Jose and Santa Cruz. The city was incorporated in 1966. Scotts Valley is named for John Scott, who discovered gold at Scott?s Bar.
Population
11,892
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
3.9%
Median Home
$717,800
Median Income
$101,404
Median Rent
$1,999

Rankings for Scotts Valley in California

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Map Of Scotts Valley, CA

Population over time in Scotts Valley

Year Population % Change
2017 11,892 0.6%
2016 11,824 0.4%
2015 11,780 0.6%
2014 11,711 0.8%
2013 11,618 0.7%
2012 11,532 0.5%
2011 11,480 1.1%
2010 11,351 -

Crime in Scotts Valley Per 100k

Crime Scotts Valley CA USA
Violent Crime 116.8 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 33.4 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 33.4 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 1894.0 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 333.8 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1393.4 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 166.9 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Scotts Valley

White
78.6% (9,347)
African American
0.2% (25)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.2% (735)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (31)
Two Or More
2.7% (319)
Hispanic
12.1% (1,435)
Race Scotts Valley CA USA
White 78.6% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 0.2% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 6.2% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 12.1% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Scotts Valley, California

Less than $10,000
3.2% (38,054)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.4% (16,648)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.3% (27,351)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.7% (67,784)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.0% (83,244)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (178,380)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (174,812)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.7% (246,164)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.7% (151,028)
$200,000 or more
17.3% (205,731)
Income Scotts Valley CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.3% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.7% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.0% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.7% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.7% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 17.3% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Scotts Valley

Female
49.8% (5,924)
Male
50.2% (5,967)
Gender Scotts Valley CA USA
Female 49.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
1.4% (161)
9-12th Grade
2.1% (248)
High School / GED
11.2% (1,332)
Some College
19.9% (2,363)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,185)
Bachelor's Degree
37.1% (4,414)
Master's Degree
12.9% (1,529)
Professional Degree
3.3% (389)
Doctorate Degree
2.3% (268)
Education Scotts Valley CA USA
< 9th Grade 1.4% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.1% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 11.2% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.9% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 37.1% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.9% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.3% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.3% 1.6% 1.4%

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