Springfield, OH
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Springfield profile


Living in Springfield


Springfield is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 58,662 people and 32 constituent neighborhoods, Springfield is the 12th largest community in Ohio. Much of the housing stock in Springfield was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Springfield is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Springfield is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Springfield who work in office and administrative support (11.74%), food service (9.26%), and sales jobs (8.79%).

The percentage of adults in Springfield with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.22% of adults in Springfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Springfield in 2018 was $21,452, which is low income relative to Ohio, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,808 for a family of four. However, Springfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Springfield is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Springfield home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Springfield residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Springfield include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Springfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.