Springfield, Ohio Population 2020

59,282

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 36.3 years, 35.1 years for males, and 37.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.7 males.

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

Springfield Oh Demographics

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

  • White: 75.26%
  • Black or African American: 16.53%
  • Two or more races: 6.19%
  • Other race: 1.01%
  • Asian: 0.76%
  • 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 Percentage
White44,63575.26%
Black or African American9,80516.53%
Two or More Races3,6696.19%
Some Other Race5991.01%
Asian4510.76%
American Indian and Alaska Native1360.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.02%

Springfield Oh Population Pyramid 2020

Springfield Oh Median Age

36.3


Total

35.1


Male

37.5


Female

Springfield Oh Adults

There are 45,297 adults, (9,980 of whom are seniors) in Springfield Oh.

Springfield Oh Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Springfield Oh Sex Ratio

Female

31,256

52.70%

Male

28,049

47.30%

Springfield Oh Households and Families

Springfield Oh Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Springfield Oh Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.9%32.1%
All47.1%52.9%
Non Family40.2%59.8%
Male40%60%
Female29.9%70.1%

47.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,3572.3247.1
Non Family10,4161.2540.2
Married7,7872.9967.9
Female4,6143.3129.9
Male1,5403.1740

2.95

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Springfield Oh Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5764.07%
9th to 12th Grade4,96212.82%
High School Graduate15,01138.77%
Some College8,48321.91%
Associates Degree2,9977.74%
Bachelors Degree3,5399.14%
Graduate Degree2,1515.56%

Springfield Oh Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White29,68424,5274,373
Black6,5615,755903
Hispanic1,14676974
Multiple Races896713153
Asian339334180
Other Race259181
Native American13112114
Islander33

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 53.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,271$32,468$24,382
Less Than High School$17,201$23,542$15,009
High School Grad$27,481$31,915$22,761
Some College$27,252$34,359$24,436
Bachelors Degree$35,673$41,442$33,375
Graduate Degree$56,417$58,125$53,343

$28,271

Average Earnings

$32,468

Average Male

$24,382

Average Female

Springfield Oh Language

Springfield Oh Language by Age

Springfield Oh Language

95.05% of Springfield Oh residents speak only English, while 4.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.23% of the population.

Springfield Oh Poverty

Springfield Oh Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,9098,87821.70%
Black9,3042,62728.24%
Multiple3,4611,34938.98%
Hispanic2,30166829.03%
Other59519733.11%
Asian40010025.00%
Native1314433.59%
Islander10770.00%

24.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.64%

Male Poverty Rate

25.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Springfield Oh

The race most likely to be in poverty in Springfield Oh is Islander, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Springfield Oh is White, with 21.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.25%
High School18.29%
Some College16.98%
Bachelors or Greater4.69%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.06%
Male Unemployed34.91%
Female Employed13.43%
Male Employed10.22%

Springfield Oh Income

Springfield Oh Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,059$48,766
Families$44,861$57,506
Married Families$61,087$72,611
Non Families$25,138$33,094

Springfield Oh Marital Status

Springfield Oh Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.4%

Male Marriage Rate

32.9%

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 55-64.

Springfield Oh Marital Status by Race

Springfield Oh Veterans

4,289

Number of Veterans

3,886

Male Veterans

403

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,483
First Gulf War783
Second Gulf War592
Korea383
World War II248

Springfield Oh Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,4419.72%
Black7449.77%
Hispanic16411.23%
2 or More725.52%
Other256.20%
Indian75.34%

Springfield Oh Veterans by Education

11.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Springfield Oh Employment Status

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

10.1%

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

80.60%

Born in Ohio

97.43%

Native Born

2.57%

Foreign Born

1.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.43% of Springfield Oh residents were born in the United States, with 80.60% having been born in Ohio. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.