Springfield is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,889 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Springfield is the 215th largest community in Georgia.
When you are in Springfield, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.28% of Springfield’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Springfield is a city of professionals, construction workers and builders, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Springfield who work in teaching (10.87%), management occupations (9.49%), and office and administrative support (9.39%).
One downside of living in Springfield, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.60 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small city, Springfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Springfield rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.25% of adults 25 and older in Springfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Springfield in 2010 was $17,683, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,732 for a family of four. However, Springfield contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Springfield is an extremely 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, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Springfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.