Springfield Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Springfield Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
114,230

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.1%
5 - 17:
15.7%
18 - 24:
9.0%
25 - 34:
13.7%
35 - 54:
23.7%
55 - 64:
14.0%
Over 65 Years:
17.6%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.8%
4.8%
High School Graduates
91.3%
91.3%
College Graduated
35.8%
35.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Springfield
$34,607
$34,607
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Springfield
$54,648
$54,648
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.6%

Employment Industries in Springfield

 
Healthcare
19.2%
19.2%
Public Service
13.5%
13.5%
Retail
11.0%
11.0%
Education
9.7%
9.7%
Accommodation
7.5%
7.5%
Finance
5.9%
5.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.8%
5.8%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Manufacturing
4.4%
4.4%
Construction
4.3%
4.3%
Transportation
3.0%
3.0%
Administration
3.0%
3.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
71.1%
71.1%
Black or African American
19.7%
19.7%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.2%
3.2%
Asian
3.0%
3.0%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
2.8%
2.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
20.1%
20.1%
Irish
12.8%
12.8%
English
9.0%
9.0%
Italian
4.7%
4.7%
French
2.3%
2.3%
Polish
2.1%
2.1%
Scottish
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.6%
1.6%
Dutch
1.2%
1.2%
Scots-Irish
1.2%
1.2%
British
1.0%
1.0%
Swedish
0.8%
0.8%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
Norwegian
0.7%
0.7%
Lithuanian
0.5%
0.5%
African
0.4%
0.4%
French Canadian
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Scandinavian
0.3%
0.3%
Danish
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
93.4%
93.4%
Spanish
2.1%
2.1%
Langs. of India
0.8%
0.8%
Other Asian languages
0.5%
0.5%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Chinese
0.4%
0.4%
African languages
0.3%
0.3%
German/Yiddish
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Springfield Residents:
4.5%