Springfield Information

Springfield Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Springfield, IL

General Springfield Information

State: Illinois

County: Sangamon County

Close cities: Clear Lake, IL, Grandview, IL, Jerome, IL, Southern View, IL, Sherman, IL, Riverton, IL, Chatham, IL, Cantrall, IL, Leland Grove, IL, Spaulding, IL, Rochester, IL

Springfield Population (census data)
Total 117,090 (+4.5% since 2000)
Male 55,018 (47.0%)
Female 62,072 (53.0%)

Population Density: 2,168 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.0 (US Avg is 100)

Springfield Elevation: 600 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1882

Land Area: 54.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,254

Zip Codes: 62767, 62722, 62781, 62721, 62764, 62701, 62707, 62796, 62761, 62702, 62791, 62739, 62765, 62715, 62705, 62719, 62762, 62763, 62716, 62766, 62726, 62736, 62757, 62703, 62711, 62712, 62776, 62769, 62756, 62794, 62706, 62704, 62777, 62708, 62786, 62723, 62746, and 62713.

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Springfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.3%)
  • Black (15.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (24.6%)
  • Irish (15.7%)
  • English (11.9%)
  • United States (7.1%)
  • Italian (6.0%)
  • French (2.7%)
Foriegn Born: 2,547 people (2.2%)
  • Asia (50.0%)
  • Europe (27.3%)
  • Latin America (13.6%)
  • Africa (9.1%)

Local Springfield Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox
NFL Football: Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Chicago Bulls
NHL Hockey: Chicago Blackhawks, St. Louis Blues
NCAA Sports: Bradley University, Illinois State University

Springfield School Information

High Schools
Lanphier High School (1300 N 11th Street, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Springfield High School (101 South Lewis Street, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Springfield Southeast High School (2350 E Ash Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Middle Schools
Benjamin Franklin Middle School (1200 Outer Park Drive, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Jefferson Middle School (3001 Allis Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
U S Grant Middle School (1800 W Monroe Street, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Washington Middle School (2300 E Jackson Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Elementary Schools
Black Hawk Elementary School (2500 South College Street, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Butler Elementary School (1701 South Macarthur, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Dubois Elementary School (120 South Lincoln Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Edwin A Lee Elementary School (1201 Bunn Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Elizabeth Graham Elementary School (900 W Edwards, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Enos Elementary School (524 W Elliott Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Fairview Elementary School (2200 E Ridgely Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Harvard Park Elementary School (2501 South 11th Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Hazel Dell Elementary School (850 W Lake Drive, Springfield, IL, 62707 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Iles Elementary School (1700 South 15th Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Jane Addams Elementary School (10 Babiak Lane, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Laketown Elementary School (1825 Lee Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Matheny-Withrow Elementary School (1200 South Pope Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
McClernand Elementary School (801 N 6th Street, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Owen Marsh Elementary School (1100 Avon Drive, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Pleasant Hill Elementary School (3040 Linden Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Ridgely Elementary School (2040 N 8th Street, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Sandburg Elementary School (2051 Wabash Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Southern View Elementary School (3338 South 5th Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Wanless Elementary School (2120 E Reservoir Street, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Wilcox Elementary School (2000 Hastings Road, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Other/Private Schools
Douglas School (444 W Reynolds, Springfield, IL, 62702 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Early Learning Center (2501 South 1st Street, Springfield, IL, 62704 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Feitshans Academy (1101 South 15th Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Lincoln Magnet School (300 South 11th Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)
Lindsay School (3600 Fielding Road, Springfield, IL, 62707 - Springfield School District 186 District)
SASED Central-Proj Ican & Pace (2500 Taylor Avenue, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Sangamon Area Special Education District District)
Sangamon County Learning Academy (2201 Toronto Suite C, Springfield, IL, 62707 - Sangamon ROE District)
Sangamon Safe School Program (2201 Toronto Road, Springfield, IL, 62707 - Sangamon ROE District)
Springfield Ball Charter School (2530 E Ash Street, Springfield, IL, 62703 - Springfield School District 186 District)

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