Springfield Sangamon County, Illinois

Springfield: City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city

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About

Springfield is a city located in the county of Sangamon in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 116,250 and a population density of 676 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 113,671 inhabitants.

The city was created 200 years ago in 1821.

Downtown Springfield image
Downtown Springfield
Downtown Springfield image

Geography

Springfield is located at 39°48'6"N 89°38'37"W (39.8017200, -89.6437100).

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Weather

Springfield forecast: Sunny, with a high near 72. more

Springfield Quick Facts

Population : 113,671 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Sangamon County
Postal code : 62701
Phone Area Codes : 218
Area : 171.91 km2
Official name : Calhoun, Springfield
Named for : Spring Creek, John C. Calhoun
Altitude : 597 feet / 182 meters
Capital city : Springfield is capital of Sangamon County, Illinois
Establishment : April 04, 1821 (200 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone, UTC−05:00, UTC−06:00
Local time : 09:15:43 (18th October 2021)
Density : 661 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.27% (2010-2020)
Weather : 72℉ Sunny 7-days weather

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Springfield decreased by 2.27% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 116,250 - census
2011 117,794 1.31% estimation process
2012 117,943 0.13% estimation process
2013 117,660 -0.24% estimation process
2014 117,526 -0.11% estimation process
2015 117,262 -0.23% estimation process
2016 116,565 -0.6% estimation process
2017 115,821 -0.64% estimation process
2018 114,931 -0.77% estimation process
2019 114,347 -0.51% estimation process
2020 113,671 -0.59% estimation process

Springfield zip code is 62701. County name: Sangamon, County fips: 17167

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Local Places in Springfield

1 City of Springfield
Rating: 3.5 (2)

Address: 800 E Monroe St, Springfield, IL 62701 ➦ Show Map

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City of Springfield
2 Gardner Town Hall
Rating: 3 (1)

Address: 1266 N Bradfordton Rd, Springfield, IL 62711 ➦ Show Map

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3 City Clerk
Rating: 5 (1)

Address: 300 S 7th St #106, Springfield, IL 62701 ➦ Show Map

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4 Springfield City Office

Address: 2501 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62704 ➦ Show Map

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5 City Of Springfield

Address: 300 S 7th St #104, Springfield, IL 62701 ➦ Show Map

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6 Springfield Corporation Counsel

Address: 800 E Monroe St #313, Springfield, IL 62701 ➦ Show Map

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7 Springfield City Aldermen

Address: 300 S 7th St # 305, Springfield, IL 62701 ➦ Show Map

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People born in Springfield (190)

People born in Springfield, including musician Barrett Deems, singer June Christy, Fourth son of President Abraham Lincoln Tad Lincoln, you can see a list of people who born in Springfield.

  • Andre Iguodala (American basketball player) he was born in 28/01/1984
  • Aaron Schneider (Filmmaker and cinematographer) he was born in 26/07/1965
  • David Hammons (American artist) he was born in 24/07/1943
  • Louis P. Lochner (American journalist) he was born in 22/02/1887
  • Edward Baker Lincoln (Second son of Mr. and Mrs. Lincoln) he was born in 10/03/1846
  • Robert Todd Lincoln (Union Army officer (1843-1926)) he was born in 01/08/1843
  • Seth Barnes Nicholson (American astronomer) he was born in 12/11/1891
  • Marjorie Merriweather Post (American philanthropist) she was born in 15/03/1887
  • Albert Johnson (American politician and eugenicist (1869-1957)) he was born in 05/03/1869
  • Sarah Danielle Madison (American actress (1974 - 2014)) she was born in 06/09/1974
  • Kevin Vann (Bishop of Orange in California) he was born in 10/05/1951
  • Cheri Bustos (U.S. Representative from Illinois) she was born in 17/10/1961
  • Matt Mitrione (American mixed martial artist and American football player) he was born in 15/07/1978
  • Kelci Bryant (Olympic diver) she was born in 15/01/1989
  • Jayson Werth (American baseball player) he was born in 20/05/1979
  • Robin Roberts (American baseball player and coach) he was born in 30/09/1926
  • Dennis Luxion (American musician, pianist and music educator) he was born in 01/01/1952
  • Vachel Lindsay (American poet) he was born in 10/11/1879

Schools in Springfield

College & universities near Springfield, IL

Code Name City ZIP
364122 HSHS St. John's Hospital School of Clinical Laboratory Science Springfield (IL) 62769

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Springfield, IL

Code Name Address Type
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS

Post offices near Springfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Downtown Springfield Post Office Springfield (IL) 62701

Other places with the same name (25)

Other cities in Sangamon County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Sangamon County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Arlington Heights 73,999 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Chatham 13,159 Village in Illinois, USA
Woodside 10,484 Township in Sangamon County, Illinois
Sherman 4,660 Village in Illinois, USA
Auburn 4,591 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Rochester 3,715 Village in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Riverton 3,430 Village in Illinois
Pawnee 2,646 City in Oklahoma
Buckhart 1,679 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Jerome 1,575 Village in Illinois, United States
Southern View 1,557 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America
Williamsville 1,490 Village in the United States
Leland Grove 1,451 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Grandview 1,369 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America
New Berlin 1,329 Township in Sangamon County, Illinois
Divernon 1,096 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Springfield distances to largest Illinois cities