Springfield is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 59,680 people and 31 constituent neighborhoods, Springfield is the 12th largest community in Ohio. Springfield has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Springfield is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Springfield is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Springfield who work in office and administrative support (14.20%), sales jobs (9.49%), and management occupations (7.15%).
The citizens of Springfield are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.24% of adults in Springfield have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Springfield in 2010 was $19,271, which is lower middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $77,084 for a family of four.
Springfield is a very 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 Irish, English, Italian, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Springfield is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.