Valley, WA Data & Demographics

Valley, Washington - Basic Facts

Valley is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Valley Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Stevens County at latitude 48.1752 and longitude -117.7247. Stevens County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,696 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Valley Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Valley, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 154
Population in Households 154
Population in Familes 128
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 360
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 57
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 40
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 63 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43 (68.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $150,000
Average Home Value $173,214


Median Household Income $32,847
Average Household Income $40,962
Per Capita Income $15,460
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


Population 1.26% 0.89%
Households 1.73% 0.69%
Families 0.6% 0.98%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.99%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Valley, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Valley to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 581 8th
Population Density1 # 462 27th
Diversity Index2 # 488 22nd
Median Household Income # 592 6th
Per Capita Income # 582 7th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.

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