Springfield, Kentucky Population 2022

2,912
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Springfield is a city located in Washington County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Washington County. With a 2020 population of 2,912, it is the 124th largest city in Kentucky and the 8999th largest city in the United States. Springfield is currently growing at a rate of 1.15% annually but its population has decreased by -1.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,965 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, Springfield has a population density of 708 people per square mile.

The average household income in Springfield is $49,078 with a poverty rate of 23.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $119,300. The median age in Springfield is 31.1 years, 30.2 years for males, and 32.5 years for females.

Springfield Demographics

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

  • White: 76.66%
  • Black or African American: 20.20%
  • Two or more races: 2.06%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Springfield, Kentucky is 2,912 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,965.

Springfield, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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Springfield Population by Race

Springfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Springfield Median Age

31.9


Total

30.6


Male

35.8


Female

Springfield Adults

There are 2,355 adults, (583 of whom are seniors) in Springfield.

Springfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Springfield Sex Ratio

Female

1,677

56.56%

Male

1,288

43.44%

Springfield Population by Age

Springfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Springfield Household Types

47.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Springfield Households and Families

2.85

Average Family Size

2.01

Average Household Size

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Springfield Households by Type

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Springfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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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 hispanic people with a rate of 40.58%.

Springfield Educational Attainment by Race

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$34,712

Average Earnings

$35,956

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Springfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Springfield Language by Age

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Springfield Language

93.27% of Springfield residents speak only English, while 6.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.38% of the population.

Springfield Language

Springfield Poverty by Race

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23.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.22%

Male Poverty Rate

29.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Springfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Springfield is Multiple, with 58.33% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.45%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.70%.

Springfield Poverty

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Springfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Springfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Springfield Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Springfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.9%

Male Marriage Rate

30.5%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Springfield Marital Status by Race

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Springfield Marital Status

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154

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Springfield Veterans by War

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Springfield Veterans by Age

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Springfield Veterans by Race

Springfield Veterans by Education

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3.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Springfield Veterans by Education

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63%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

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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82.23%

Born in Springfield

97.44%

Native Born

2.56%

Foreign Born

2.56%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.44% of Springfield residents were born in the United States, with 82.23% having been born in Kentucky. 2.56% 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: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Springfield Population by Year