In 2019, Springfield, IL had a population of 116k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $54,648. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Springfield, IL declined from 116,459 to 115,888, a −0.49% decrease and its median household income grew from $53,405 to $54,648, a 2.33% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Springfield, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (19.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.05%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.04%), and White (Hispanic) (1.81%). 0% of the households in Springfield, IL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.5% of the residents in Springfield, IL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Springfield, IL are Lincoln Land Community College (1,538 degrees awarded in 2019), University of Illinois at Springfield (1,303 degrees), and Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield (471 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Springfield, IL was $133,400, and the homeownership rate was 61.4%. Most people in Springfield, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17 minutes. The average car ownership in Springfield, IL was 2 cars per household.