Scotts Valley, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Scotts Valley, California Info Snack

Population
11,863
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
4.4%
Median Home
$815,600
Median Income
$108,289
Median Rent
$1,975

Scotts Valley SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Scotts Valley, CA Crime Report

154
Total Crimes
1,296.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-47.64%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Scotts Valley
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 154 1,296.8 2,772.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 13 109.5 441.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 1 8.4 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 10 84.2 267.1 250.2
Property Crime 141 1,187.4 2,331.2 2,109.9
Burglary 31 261.1 386.1 340.5
Larceny 102 858.9 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 67.4 358.8 219.9

Scotts Valley, CA Cost Of Living

184
Scotts Valley's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Scotts Valley California National Average
Overall 184 140 100
Services 130 111 100
Groceries 126 118 100
Health 127 113 100
Housing 315 196 100
Transportation 137 128 100
Utilities 121 118 100

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Rankings for Scotts Valley in California

Map Of Scotts Valley, CA

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Population over time in Scotts Valley

Year Population % Change
2019 11,863 -0.3%
2018 11,900 0.1%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Scotts Valley

White
78.0% (9,251)
African American
0.6% (71)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
7.2% (854)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (65)
Two Or More
3.1% (369)
Hispanic
10.6% (1,253)
Race Scotts Valley CA USA
White 78.0% 37.2% 60.7%
African American 0.6% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 7.2% 14.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.6% 39.0% 18.0%

Gender in Scotts Valley

Female
50.4% (5,983)
Male
49.6% (5,880)
Gender Scotts Valley CA USA
Female 50.4% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
2.0% (237)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (118)
High School / GED
13.0% (1,542)
Some College
20.0% (2,372)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,186)
Bachelor's Degree
34.0% (4,033)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,542)
Professional Degree
5.0% (593)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (237)
Education Scotts Valley CA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Scotts Valley, California

Less than $10,000
1.4% (16,640)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (22,276)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.0% (47,237)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.3% (62,804)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.1% (72,466)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.4% (147,079)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.1% (179,286)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.5% (207,468)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.4% (134,733)
$200,000 or more
25.0% (296,306)
Income Scotts Valley CA USA
Less than $10,000 1.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.0% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.3% 7.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.1% 10.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.4% 15.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.1% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.5% 16.6% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.4% 8.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 25.0% 12.2% 7.7%

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