In 2020, Springfield, IL had a population of 115k people with a median age of 39.9 and a median household income of $54,164. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Springfield, IL declined from 115,888 to 115,075, a −0.702% decrease and its median household income declined from $54,648 to $54,164, a −0.886% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Springfield, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (20%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.12%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.95%), and White (Hispanic) (1.68%).
None of the households in Springfield, IL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.8% of the residents in Springfield, IL are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Springfield, IL are Lincoln Land Community College (1,554 degrees awarded in 2020), University of Illinois at Springfield (1,187 degrees), and Midwest Technical Institute-Springfield (409 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Springfield, IL was $131,300, and the homeownership rate was 62.9%. Most people in Springfield, IL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Springfield, IL was 2 cars per household.