In 2017, Springfield, IL had a population of 116k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $51,789. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Springfield, IL declined from 116,745 to 116,313, a -0.37% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,191 to $51,789, a 3.18% increase.
The population of Springfield, IL is 71.6% White Alone, 19.7% Black or African American Alone, and 2.72% Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in Springfield, IL speak a non-English language, and 97.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Springfield, IL are Lincoln Land Community College (2,027 degrees awarded in 2016), University of Illinois at Springfield (1,755 degrees), and Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield (373 degrees).
The median property value in Springfield, IL is $125,600, and the homeownership rate is 62.2%. Most people in Springfield, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Springfield, IL is 2 cars per household.