Unincorporated: Spring Valley

The Spring Valley Community Planning Area encompasses approximately eleven square miles of the unincorporated portion of the County of San Diego. The area is located to the east of the cities of San Diego and Lemon Grove. Several neighborhoods are located within Spring Valley: Bancroft, Brookside, Spring Valley, La Presa, Dictionary Hill, and Sweetwater Village.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort ascending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -1.1 65 Middle
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 69.6% 118 Bottom
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 11.9 104 Bottom
Vacancy Rates Housing 5.8% 46 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 0.4% 115 Bottom
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 26.2 85 Middle
Transit Accessibility Transportation 16.2 90 Middle
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 5.3% 7 Top
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 13.5% 88 Middle
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 90.9% 12 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 54.3% 98 Middle
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 19.5% 129 Bottom
Proximity to Superfund Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Proximity to Brownfield Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Preventable Hospitalizations Health Systems and Public Safety - - Data N/A
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 49.4% 96 Middle
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 97.4 47 Top
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 8.4 86 Middle
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.6 67 Middle
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 7.3% 130 Bottom
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 4.5% 36 Top
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 58.1% 45 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 21.1% 63 Middle
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 83.0% 49 Top
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics 14.3% 11 Top
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 37.8% 63 Middle
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 57.6% 67 Middle
Commute Mode Share Transportation 13.2% 84 Middle
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health 1.9% 46 Top
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Age of Housing Housing 66.5% 105 Bottom
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 82.8% 110 Bottom
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0.6 97 Middle
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 27.0% 120 Bottom