Springfield, Missouri

Current Temperature ° Population 162,193

Homefacts City Report

Springfield is located in Greene County, MO. The population is 162,193, making Springfield the largest city in Greene County and the 3rd largest city in the state of Missouri.

There are 63 public schools in Springfield with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Springfield is , and there are 665 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Springfield is low and the median home sales price is $62,400.

Cities near Springfield include Springfield Township, Campbell No. 2 Township and Campbell No. 2C Township.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 28%

Crime Rate

70.89% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 979
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 254
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 8
  • Larceny Theft: 6

Registered Offenders

60.83% Higher than national avg.
  • 665 offenders in Springfield
  • 41.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $134,950
  • Median Sales Price: $62,400
  • Foreclosures: 64
  • Homes For Sale: 1,159
  • Homes For Rent: 51

Environmental Hazards

915 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 184
  • Registered Polluters: 62
  • Superfunds: 48
  • Tanks & Spills: 621

Unemployment

Low 2.6%
  • Missouri unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

63 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 63 K-12 public schools in Springfield, MO and 15 private schools. Homefacts rates Springfield's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

665 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$134,950 compared to December 2016
Median Sales Price
$62,400 compared to December 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    9.6%
  • Rented
    49.6%
  • Owned
    40.8%

1,159 Homes For Sale View All

$190,000
2712 East Southern Hills Boulevard
Springfield, MO 65804
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$72,000
1902 West Farm Road 100
Springfield, MO 65803
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$162,900
1103 West Red Oak Street
Springfield, MO 65803
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$165,000
2106 East Mimosa Street
Springfield, MO 65804
3 Beds | 2 Baths

64 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$40,912
Madison
Springfield, MO 65802
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$6,810
Florida
Springfield, MO 65803
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$9,159
Irving
Springfield, MO 65803
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$8,461
Lyon
Springfield, MO 65803
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,116 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Springfield, MO issued 1,116 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,116 permits, 146 were issued for single family homes and 970 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Springfield, MO issued 968 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 968 permits, 152 were issued for single family homes and 816 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

51 Rental Properties View All

$816
636 West Republic Road
Springfield, MO 65807
-- Beds | 1 Baths
$5,250
2750 East Sunshine Street
Springfield, MO 65804
-- Beds | 4 Baths
$1,542
2760 East Sunshine Street
Springfield, MO 65804
-- Beds | 1 Baths
$14
636 West Republic Road
Springfield, MO 65807
-- Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Springfield, MO
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $506
  • 1 Bedroom: $553
  • 2 Bedrooms: $710
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,033
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,122

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Environmental Hazards

915 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Springfield, MO
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Springfield, MO
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  • Superfunds
    in Springfield, MO
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Springfield, MO
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (471/483)
    Springfield, MO has 97.52% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Springfield, MO is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.59 Average
    Springfield, MO is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32.77°
  • February 36.17°
  • March 47.73°
  • April 56.63°
  • May 66.46°
  • June 76.41°
  • July 80.35°
  • August 77.86°
  • September 68.15°
  • October 56.63°
  • November 47.4°
  • December 36.15°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Springfield, MO

Earthquakes
Springfield, MO has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Springfield, MO has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Springfield, MO has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Springfield, MO has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Springfield, MO: $36,107

Unemployment

Unemployment in Springfield is 2.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.47%
White Collar - 60.53%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jay Nixon
  • Sen. Roy Blunt
  • Sen. Claire McCaskill

City Representatives

  • Billy Long

Neighborhood Info

5 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

76 FCC Towers view all

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