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Spring Valley, Ohio
Village
Downtown Spring Valley
Downtown Spring Valley
Location of Spring Valley, Ohio
Location of Spring Valley, Ohio
Location of Spring Valley in Greene County
Location of Spring Valley in Greene County
Country United States
State Ohio
County Greene
Area
 • Total 0.27 sq mi (0.69 km2)
 • Land 0.27 sq mi (0.69 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
761 ft (232 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 479
 • Estimate 
(2019)
499
 • Density 1,875.94/sq mi (723.60/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
45370
Area code(s) 937, 326
FIPS code 39-74216
GNIS feature ID 1061657

Spring Valley is a village in Greene County, Ohio, United States. The population was 476 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Dayton Metropolitan Statistical Area.

History

Spring Valley had its start in the early 1840s by the building of the Little Miami Railroad through that territory. The town was platted in 1844.

Geography

Spring Valley is located at 39°36′31″N 84°0′26″W / 39.60861°N 84.00722°W / 39.60861; -84.00722 (39.608533, -84.007257).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.27 square miles (0.70 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1870 290
1880 376 29.7%
1890 538 43.1%
1900 522 −3.0%
1910 443 −15.1%
1920 444 0.2%
1930 478 7.7%
1940 468 −2.1%
1950 645 37.8%
1960 678 5.1%
1970 667 −1.6%
1980 541 −18.9%
1990 507 −6.3%
2000 510 0.6%
2010 479 −6.1%
2019 (est.) 499 4.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 479 people, 198 households, and 136 families living in the village. The population density was 1,774.1 inhabitants per square mile (685.0/km2). There were 221 housing units at an average density of 818.5 per square mile (316.0/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.3% White, 0.2% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% from other races, and 2.1% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.8% of the population.

There were 198 households, of which 26.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.0% were married couples living together, 9.6% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.1% had a male householder with no wife present, and 31.3% were non-families. 23.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.83.

The median age in the village was 43.8 years. 19.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 24.7% were from 25 to 44; 34.7% were from 45 to 64; and 14.4% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.3% male and 49.7% female.

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