Springfield, Ohio Population 2019

Springfield, Ohio's estimated population is 59,282 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Springfield, Ohio is the 12th largest city in Ohio based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1637.81 people/mi² (632.36 people/km²).

The overall median age is 36.9 years, 35.4 years for males, and 38.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.4 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.3 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Springfield, Ohio is $34,887, while the mean household income is $48,308.

Springfield Oh Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Springfield Oh was:

  • White: 74.98%
  • Black or African American: 17.06%
  • Two or more races: 5.85%
  • Other race: 1.19%
  • Asian: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%

How Many People Live in Springfield, Ohio?

59,282
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201859,282760.13%
201759,2063130.53%
201658,893-549-0.92%
201559,442-288-0.48%
201459,730-140-0.23%
201359,870-207-0.34%
201260,077-183-0.30%
201160,260-273-0.45%
201060,533-4,825-0.76%
200065,358-5,129-0.75%
199070,487-2,076-0.29%
198072,563-9,378-1.21%
197081,941-782-0.09%
196082,7234,2150.52%
195078,5087,8461.06%
194070,6621,9190.28%
193068,7437,9031.23%
192060,84013,9192.63%
191046,9218,6682.06%
190038,2536,3581.83%
189031,89511,1654.40%
188020,7308,0785.06%
187012,6525,6506.09%
18607,0021,8943.20%
18505,1080.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018134,585-64-0.05%
2017134,649-52-0.04%
2016134,701-1,039-0.77%
2015135,740-576-0.42%
2014136,316-320-0.23%
2013136,636-530-0.39%
2012137,166-627-0.46%
2011137,793-481-0.35%
2010138,2740.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,563
Black or African American10,140
Two or More Races3,477
Some Other Race707
Asian405
American Indian and Alaska Native135
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Springfield Oh Population Pyramid 2019

Springfield Oh Median Age

36.9


Total

35.4


Male

38.3


Female

Springfield Oh Adults

There are 45,361 adults, (10,061 of whom are seniors) in Springfield Oh.

Springfield Oh Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Springfield Oh Sex Ratio

Female

31,377

52.79%

Male

28,059

47.21%

Springfield Oh Households and Families

Springfield Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Springfield Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.9%31.1%
All48.4%51.6%
Non Family42.3%57.7%
Male37.3%62.7%
Female30.7%69.3%

48.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,5312.348.4
Non Family10,4251.2342.3
Married7,9382.9968.9
Female4,5993.2630.7
Male1,5693.1537.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Springfield Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4183.67%
9th to 12th Grade5,38313.93%
High School Graduate14,80138.30%
Some College8,26621.39%
Associates Degree3,0217.82%
Bachelors Degree3,4268.87%
Graduate Degree2,3286.02%

Springfield Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,94524,3684,344
Black6,5165,7511,001
Hispanic94069964
Multiple Races902707132
Other Race386202
Asian265259209
Native American1211049
Islander44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.87%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,105$31,815$24,679
Less Than High School$16,462$19,706$14,643
High School Grad$27,568$31,335$23,570
Some College$27,172$31,814$24,529
Bachelors Degree$36,154$42,598$34,115
Graduate Degree$53,955$57,206$50,725

$28,105

Average Earnings

$31,815

Average Male

$24,679

Average Female

Springfield Oh Language

Springfield Oh Language by Age

Springfield Oh Language

95.57% of Springfield Oh residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Springfield Oh Poverty

Springfield Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41,4779,65223.27%
Black9,7252,97230.56%
Multiple3,3001,23237.33%
Hispanic1,76055831.70%
Other69619528.02%
Native1256451.20%
Asian3545214.69%
Islander9555.56%

25.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.43%

Male Poverty Rate

26.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Springfield Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Springfield Oh is Islander, with 55.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Springfield Oh is Asian, with 14.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.88%
High School19.60%
Some College18.19%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed46.74%
Female Unemployed41.44%
Female Employed13.18%
Male Employed9.90%

Springfield Oh Income

Springfield Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,887$48,308
Families$44,104$58,261
Married Families$60,637$75,572
Non Families$22,799$31,712

Springfield Oh Marital Status

Springfield Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

33.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Springfield Oh Married by Age and Sex

Springfield Oh Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Springfield Oh Marital Status by Race

Springfield Oh Veterans

4,355

Number of Veterans

4,097

Male Veterans

258

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,633
First Gulf War694
Second Gulf War546
World War II356
Korea326
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,115
55 to 641,033
75+1,026
35 to 54883
18 to 34298

Springfield Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4089.61%
Black77410.07%
Hispanic15513.14%
2 or More917.14%
Other6814.50%
Indian1411.57%

Springfield Oh Veterans by Education

10.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Springfield Oh Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Springfield Oh Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.52%

Born in Ohio

98.13%

Native Born

1.87%

Foreign Born

0.93%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.13% of Springfield Oh residents were born in the United States, with 80.52% having been born in Ohio. 0.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.