What you need to know about Springfield, IL

Springfield is located in Sangamon County, Illinois. The population is 75% White, 20% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 2% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $48,848 and the median home value is $116,600. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Springfield, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Springfield has a Walk Score ® of 33.
Top 10 College Towns 2010

Business

Interested in learning more about the business climate in Springfield, Illinois area? Visit BusinessClimate.com

Business Climate

Median Home Price

$116,600
Lower than the state average

Housing

Homes Owned 63.05%
63.05% Complete
Homes Rented 36.95%
36.95% Complete

Real Estate

In Springfield, Illinois


Ready to move to Springfield? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Springfield.

Schools

In Springfield, Illinois


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Springfield rates.

Median Household Income

$48,848
Lower than the national average

Business

In Springfield, Illinois


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Springfield.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Springfield, Illinois


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Springfield.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 35%
35% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete

Springfield, IL's Rankings

Top 10 College Towns 2010