Springfield is a very small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 2,651 people and just one neighborhood, Springfield is the 160th largest community in Kentucky.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Springfield isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Springfield are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Springfield is a city of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Springfield who work in office and administrative support (13.66%), teaching (9.57%) and food service (7.88%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Springfield’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One of the benefits of Springfield is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.90 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Springfield doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.