Springfield SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
7
Safety
2
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

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Springfield, Missouri Info Snack

Springfield is the third-largest city in the state of Missouri and the county seat of Greene County. As of the 2010 census, its population was 159,498. As of 2016, the Census Bureau estimated its population at 167,319. It is one of the two principal cities of the Springfield-Branson Metropolitan Area, which has a population of 541,991 and includes the counties of Christian, Dallas, Greene, Polk, Webster, Stone and Taney. Springfield's nickname is "Queen City of the Ozarks" and it is known as the "Birthplace of Route 66". It is home to several universities, including Missouri State University, Drury University, and Evangel University.
Population
165,785
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$111,600
Median Income
$34,775
Median Rent
$711

Rankings for Springfield in Missouri

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3

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4

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5

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Map Of Springfield, MO

Population over time in Springfield

Year Population % Change
2017 165,785 0.4%
2016 165,138 0.8%
2015 163,763 0.9%
2014 162,333 0.7%
2013 161,189 0.6%
2012 160,246 0.4%
2011 159,621 0.4%
2010 158,945 -

Crime in Springfield Per 100k

Crime Springfield MO USA
Violent Crime 1338.8 530.3 382.9
Murder 8.3 9.8 5.3
Robbery 226.5 103.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 895.3 372.0 248.9
Property Crime 8853.6 2833.9 2362.0
Burglary 1325.8 492.0 430.4
Larceny 6360.4 2016.0 1694.0
Car Theft 1167.5 325.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Springfield

White
85.3% (141,381)
African American
4.4% (7,374)
American Indian
0.5% (843)
Asian
2.0% (3,302)
Hawaiian
0.1% (170)
Other
0.1% (129)
Two Or More
3.1% (5,101)
Hispanic
4.5% (7,485)
Race Springfield MO USA
White 85.3% 79.8% 61.5%
African American 4.4% 11.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 1.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.2% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.5% 4.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Springfield, Missouri

Less than $10,000
12.2% (2,022,576)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (1,359,436)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (2,470,196)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.0% (2,486,775)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (2,635,981)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (2,685,717)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (1,326,280)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.5% (1,077,602)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (215,520)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (281,834)
Income Springfield MO USA
Less than $10,000 12.2% 7.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 5.2% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 10.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.0% 10.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.5% 12.3% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 4.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 3.9% 6.3%

Gender in Springfield

Female
51.8% (85,857)
Male
48.2% (79,927)
Gender Springfield MO USA
Female 51.8% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Springfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.7% (4,535)
9-12th Grade
7.5% (12,513)
High School / GED
28.7% (47,536)
Some College
26.0% (43,046)
Associate's Degree
7.4% (12,248)
Bachelor's Degree
16.9% (28,056)
Master's Degree
7.4% (12,346)
Professional Degree
1.8% (2,905)
Doctorate Degree
1.6% (2,596)
Education Springfield MO USA
< 9th Grade 2.7% 3.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.5% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 28.7% 30.9% 27.3%
Some College 26.0% 22.4% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.4% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 17.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.4% 7.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.6% 1.2% 1.4%

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