Springfield, Georgia Population 2021

4,152
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Springfield is a city located in Effingham County Georgia. It is also the county seat of Effingham County. With a 2020 population of 4,152, it is the 158th largest city in Georgia and the 5295th largest city in the United States . Springfield is currently growing at a rate of 0.83% annually and its population has increased by 45.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,852 in 2010. Springfield reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Springfield has a population density of 1,349 people per square mile.

The average household income in Springfield is $145,166 with a poverty rate of 6.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $964 per month, and the median house value is $115,800. The median age in Springfield is 31.7 years, 31.5 years for males, and 32 years for females.

Springfield Demographics

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

  • White: 73.96%
  • Black or African American: 22.11%
  • Two or more races: 2.54%
  • Native American: 1.40%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Springfield, Georgia is 4,152 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,084.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,852.

Springfield, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,80073.96%
Black or African American83722.11%
Two or More Races962.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native531.40%
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Springfield Population by Race

Springfield Population Pyramid $2021

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Springfield Median Age

31.7


Total

31.5


Male

32


Female

Springfield Adults

There are 2,781 adults, (622 of whom are seniors) in Springfield.

Springfield Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Springfield Sex Ratio

Female

1,916

50.61%

Male

1,870

49.39%

Springfield Population by Age

Springfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Springfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male38.9%61.1%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Female52.9%47.1%
All54.6%45.4%
Married61.3%38.7%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Springfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3922.4954.6
Married5423.5461.3
Non Family5351.1851.2
Female2252.9652.9
Male902.8238.9

3.3

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Springfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade461.95%
9th to 12th Grade2349.89%
High School Graduate1,04544.19%
Some College40016.91%
Associates Degree1928.12%
Bachelors Degree24810.49%
Graduate Degree2008.46%
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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
White1,8771,683371
Black38731164
Native American534913
2+ Races2929
Hispanic1913

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 24.53%.

Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,464$40,029$28,708
Less Than 9th Grade$32,159$32,273$
High School Graduate$30,335$35,931$21,005
Some College$41,786$60,305$30,833
Bachelors Degree$50,152$95,714$38,875
Graduate Degree$30,531$31,205$29,457

$32,464

Average Earnings

$40,029

Average Male

$28,708

Average Female

Springfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Springfield Language by Age

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Springfield Language

98.14% of Springfield residents speak only English, while 1.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.04% of the population.

Springfield Language

Springfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6121616.16%
Black700355.00%
Native531833.96%

6.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.36%

Male Poverty Rate

6.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Springfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Springfield is Native, with 33.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Springfield is Black, with 5.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.49%.

Springfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.57%
High School7.42%
Bachelors or Greater6.15%
Some College4.75%

Springfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.71%
Female Unemployed10.26%
Male Employed2.02%

Springfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Springfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,000$145,166
Families$55,984$215,216
Married Families$65,217-
Non Families$23,917$32,955
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Income by Household Type

Springfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.2%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Springfield Marital Status by Race

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Springfield Marital Status

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333

Number of Veterans

328

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War126
Vietnam108
First Gulf War86
Korea15
World War II

Springfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54103
18 to 3466
55 to 6458
75+55
65 to 7451

Springfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2049.55%
Black9316.52%
Native American3667.92%

Springfield Veterans by Race

Springfield Veterans by Education

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7.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Springfield Veterans by Education

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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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66.69%

Born in Springfield

99.00%

Native Born

1.00%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

0.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.00% of Springfield residents were born in the United States, with 66.69% having been born in Georgia. 0.58% 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
20214,152340.83%
20204,118340.83%
20194,084340.84%
20184,050872.20%
20173,96340.10%
20163,9591,08837.90%
20152,8711073.87%
20142,764-17-0.61%
20132,781-9-0.32%
20122,790-41-1.45%
20112,831220.78%
20102,8090.00%

Springfield Population by Year