Springfield, Cherokee County, Georgia

Springfield: City in Effingham County, Georgia, United States

About

Springfield is a city located in the county of Cherokee in the U.S. state of Georgia. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,852 and a population density of 401 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,063 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Springfield

Population : 4,063 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Georgia (United States)
County : Cherokee County
Postal code : 31329
Phone Area Codes : 912
Area : 7.12 km2
Altitude : 79 feet / 24 meters
Capital city : Springfield is capital of Effingham County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:23:40 (3rd December 2022)
Density : 571 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 29.81% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Springfield is located at 34°5'40"N 84°30'31"W (34.0945400, -84.5085400).

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Demographics

The population of Springfield increased by 29.81% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,852 - census
2011 2,831 -0.74% estimation process
2012 2,790 -1.47% estimation process
2013 2,781 -0.32% estimation process
2014 2,764 -0.62% estimation process
2015 2,871 3.73% estimation process
2016 3,959 27.48% estimation process
2017 3,963 0.1% estimation process
2018 4,050 2.15% estimation process
2019 4,084 0.83% estimation process
2020 4,063 -0.52% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 16,650
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 13,455
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 23.7%
April 1, 2020 Population : 15,616
April 1, 2010 Population : 13,507
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.4%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 25.1%
People over 65 (%) : 17.0%
Female persons, % : 52.2%
White only, percent : 83.9%
Black or African American alone, percent : 13.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 15.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 68.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 991
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.5%

Springfield zip code is 31329. County name: Effingham, County fips: 13103

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 66.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $180,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,310
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $399
2015-2019 median gross rent : $888
2015-2019 Households : 5,267
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.97
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 67.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 14.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 28,100
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 35,440
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 267,364
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,210
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $54,066
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,464
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.4%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,280
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 635
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 426
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 326
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 853
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 54
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,125
2010 population per square mile : 1,001.5
2010 land area in square miles : 13.49

People born in Springfield (1)

American baseball player Tyler Bashlor was born in Springfield

Schools in Springfield

College & universities near Springfield, GA

Code Name City ZIP
486840 Kennesaw State University Kennesaw (GA) 30144

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Springfield, GA

Code Name Address Type
ATL Peachtree Station 1688 Peachtree Street, NW RAIL
GNS Gainesville 116 Industrial Boulevard RAIL

Post offices near Springfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Woodstock Post Office Woodstock (GA) 30188

Other places with the same name (25)

Other cities in Cherokee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County , GA.

City Name Population Title
Woodstock 33,625 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
Canton 32,347 County seat in Cherokee County, Georgia, USA
Holly Springs 16,506 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States of America
Ball Ground 2,315 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States of America
Waleska 969 City in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States
Andersonville 220 City in Sumter County, Georgia, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Springfield distances to largest Georgia cities