Springfield, Colorado Population 2021

1,373
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Springfield is a city located in Baca County Colorado. It is also the county seat of Baca County. With a 2020 population of 1,373, it is the 135th largest city in Colorado and the 9061st largest city in the United States . Springfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.07% annually and its population has decreased by -5.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,451 in 2010. Springfield reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Springfield has a population density of 1,219 people per square mile.

The average household income in Springfield is $41,958 with a poverty rate of 28.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $502 per month, and the median house value is $79,200. The median age in Springfield is 38.8 years, 32.8 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.

Springfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Springfieldwas:

  • White: 94.46%
  • Two or more races: 2.05%
  • Black or African American: 1.90%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Other race: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Springfield, Colorado is 1,373 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,375.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,451.

Springfield, Colorado Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,24594.46%
Two or More Races272.05%
Black or African American251.90%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.99%
Some Other Race80.61%
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Springfield Population by Race

Springfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Springfield Median Age

38.8


Total

32.8


Male

48.5


Female

Springfield Adults

There are 1,040 adults, (305 of whom are seniors) in Springfield.

Springfield Age Dependency

79.3

Age Dependency Ratio

41.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Springfield Sex Ratio

Female

669

50.76%

Male

649

49.24%

Springfield Population by Age

Springfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Springfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male39.6%60.4%
Female55.1%44.9%
Non Family62.6%37.4%
All63.9%36.1%
Married73.1%26.9%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Springfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6451.9363.9
Non Family2651.1962.6
Married2492.7373.1
Female782.1855.1
Male531.4739.6

2.41

Average Family Size

1.93

Average Household Size

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Springfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade556.01%
9th to 12th Grade9510.38%
High School Graduate21523.50%
Some College28130.71%
Associates Degree687.43%
Bachelors Degree14015.30%
Graduate Degree616.67%
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Springfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White791667181
Hispanic775110
Black2525
2+ Races1616
Native American131310
Other Race8

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 76.92%.

Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,966$26,991$21,875
Less Than 9th Grade$13,382$14,485$6,797
High School Graduate$21,750$$14,375
Some College$22,097$25,781$14,083
Bachelors Degree$42,000$$42,250
Graduate Degree$41,750$42,250$

$25,966

Average Earnings

$26,991

Average Male

$21,875

Average Female

Springfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Springfield Language by Age

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Springfield Language

93.17% of Springfield residents speak only English, while 6.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.69% of the population.

Springfield Language

Springfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,04427125.96%
Hispanic1267156.35%
Multiple271970.37%

28.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.39%

Male Poverty Rate

37.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Springfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Springfield is Multiple, with 70.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Springfield is White, with 25.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.42%.

Springfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.33%
Some College29.27%
High School20.97%
Bachelors or Greater7.46%

Springfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed77.78%
Female Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed20.35%
Male Employed10.59%

Springfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Springfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,750$41,958
Families$39,844$52,349
Married Families$50,188-
Non Families$20,313$26,236
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Income by Household Type

Springfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Springfield Married by Age and Sex

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Springfield Marriage

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

Springfield Marital Status by Race

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Springfield Marital Status

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70

Number of Veterans

58

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
Second Gulf War21
First Gulf War15
World War II4
Korea2

Springfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7427
75+18
35 to 5412
18 to 349
55 to 644

Springfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White616.24%
2+ Races956.25%

Springfield Veterans by Race

Springfield Veterans by Education

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31.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Springfield Veterans by Education

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55.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Springfield Employment by Age

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Springfield Employment by Race

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Springfield Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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48.79%

Born in Springfield

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.91%

Non Citizen

0.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.79% of Springfield residents were born in the United States, with 48.79% having been born in Colorado. 0.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Springfield Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,373-1-0.07%
20201,374-1-0.07%
20191,375-1-0.07%
20181,376110.81%
20171,36590.66%
20161,356-10-0.73%
20151,366-13-0.94%
20141,379-26-1.85%
20131,405-25-1.75%
20121,430-20-1.38%
20111,450-8-0.55%
20101,4580.00%

Springfield Population by Year