Valley City is a somewhat small city located in the state of North Dakota. With a population of 6,323 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Valley City is the 12th largest community in North Dakota.
Valley City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Valley City is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Valley City who work in office and administrative support (10.50%), management occupations (9.56%), and sales jobs (7.15%).
One of the benefits of Valley City is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.49 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The education level of Valley City citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.23% of adults in Valley City have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Valley City in 2018 was $32,745, which is middle income relative to North Dakota, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,980 for a family of four. However, Valley City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Valley City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Valley City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Valley City include German, Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Valley City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.