Valley, AL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2023-08-11

Living In Valley, Alabama Summary

Life in Valley research summary. HomeSnacks has been researching the quality of life in Valley over the past eight years using Census data, FBI crime data, cost of living data, and other primary sources. Based on the most recently available data, we found the following about life in Valley:

  • The population in Valley is 10,498.

  • The median home value in Valley is $100,800.

  • The median income in Valley is $51,476.

  • The cost of living in Valley is 85 which is 0.8x lower than the national average.

  • The median rent in Valley is $892.

  • The unemployment rate in Valley is 2.1%.

  • The poverty rate in Valley is 13.4%.

Valley SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Valley, AL Crime Report

391
Total Crimes
4,326.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
84.41%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Valley
/ 100k People
Alabama
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 391 4,326.2 2,590.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 42 464.7 453.6 387.8
Murder 1 11.1 9.6 6.5
Robbery 1 11.1 54.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 37 409.4 357.1 279.7
Property Crime 349 3,861.5 2,136.8 1,958.2
Burglary 54 597.5 399.5 314.2
Larceny 247 2,732.9 1,515.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 48 531.1 222.0 246.0

Valley, AL Cost Of Living

85
Valley's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Valley Alabama National Average
Overall 85 90 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 101 92 100
Housing 57 73 100
Transportation 114 91 100
Utilities 88 103 100

Valley, AL Photos

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Rankings for Valley in Alabama

Map Of Valley, AL

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Population over time in Valley

Year Population % Change
2021 9,195 -1.2%
2020 9,305 -0.3%
2019 9,331 -1.1%
2018 9,439 -0.1%
2017 9,444 -0.1%
2016 9,456 -0.1%
2015 9,469 -0.3%
2014 9,502 -0.1%
2013 9,512 -0.2%
2012 9,527 -

Race / Ethnicity in Valley

White
57.8% (6,067)
African American
37.7% (3,959)
American Indian
0.0% (1)
Asian
1.3% (135)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (40)
Two Or More
0.6% (67)
Hispanic
2.2% (229)
Race Valley AL USA
White 57.8% 64.9% 59.4%
African American 37.7% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 1.3% 1.4% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.4%
Two Or More 0.6% 2.3% 3.2%
Hispanic 2.2% 4.5% 18.4%

Gender in Valley

Female
48.5% (5,094)
Male
51.5% (5,404)
Gender Valley AL USA
Female 48.5% 51.4% 50.5%
Male 51.5% 48.6% 49.5%

Highest level of educational attainment in Valley for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (629)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,049)
High School / GED
34.0% (3,569)
Some College
23.0% (2,414)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,154)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,154)
Master's Degree
5.0% (524)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Valley AL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 9.0% 6.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 30.0% 26.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%

Household Income For Valley, Alabama

Less than $10,000
4.7% (49,205)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (69,358)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (104,430)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.8% (134,529)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (152,850)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.8% (239,744)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (135,576)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.5% (130,865)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (9,945)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (23,293)
Income Valley AL USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 7.4% 5.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 5.5% 3.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 10.3% 7.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.8% 10.0% 8.2%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 13.0% 11.4%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.8% 17.3% 16.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 12.1% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.5% 13.8% 16.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 5.6% 7.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 5.1% 9.5%

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