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  PEOPLE OVERVIEW
  

The 2014 Springfield, Missouri, population is 160,246. There are 1,961 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Springfield, Missouri

The median age is 33.2. The US median is 37.2. 40.20% of people in Springfield, Missouri, are married. 14.73% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.11 people. 24.69% of people are married, with children. 20.24% have children, but are single.

Race in Springfield, Missouri

89.65% of people are white, 3.84% are black, 1.79% are asian, 0.61% are native american, and 0.90% claim 'Other'.

3.42% of the people in Springfield, Missouri, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 96.58% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLESpringfield, MissouriUnited States
  Population  160,246309,138,711
  Population - 2010  159,498308,745,538
  Population - 2000  153,456285,036,114
  Population - 1990  144,588251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  10.83%22.69%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  4.42%8.46%
  Pop. Density  1,96188
  Land Area  81.723,531,905.42
  Water Area  0.59264,836.79
  Median Age  33.237.2
  Female Population  51.12%50.83%
  Male Population  48.88%49.18%
  ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
  Age 0 to 4  6.00%6.51%
  Age 5 to 9  4.89%6.57%
  Age 10 to 14  4.19%6.68%
  Age 15 to 17  2.68%4.17%
  Age 18 to 20  8.32%4.45%
  Age 21 to 24  10.68%5.52%
  Age 25 to 34  15.35%13.32%
  Age 35 to 44  11.09%13.34%
  Age 45 to 54  11.81%14.44%
  Age 55 to 59  5.41%6.37%
  Age 60 to 64  5.13%5.48%
  Age 65 to 74  6.62%7.12%
  Age 75 to 84  5.02%4.25%
  Age 85 and over  2.80%1.78%
  RACE
  White  89.65%74.17%
  Black  3.84%12.56%
  Asian  1.79%4.81%
  Native American  0.61%0.82%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.22%0.17%
  Other  0.90%4.79%
  Two or More Races  2.98%2.68%
  Hispanic  3.42%16.35%
  Non-Hispanic  96.58%83.65%
  FAMILY
  Households  70,451115,226,802
  Family Households  35,90376,595,548
  Non Family Households  34,54838,631,254
  Household Size  2.112.61
  Married Population  40.20%51.40%
  Single Population  59.80%48.60%
  Now Married  38.28%49.23%
  Married but Separated  1.93%2.17%
  Never Married  38.29%31.83%
  Widowed  6.79%6.02%
  Divorced  14.73%10.75%
  Married, w/children  24.69%32.53%
  Married, no children  43.12%41.14%
  Single, w/children  20.24%16.88%
  Single, no children  11.96%9.45%
  PEOPLE COMMENTS
  
Nature
Springfield,MO has a lot of beautiful parks. My favorite is Springfield Nature Center, which is a state park on the south edge of town. There are many miles of... (read more)
recreation
Nothing to... (read more)
re: practically cultureless - 2/15/2009
Hi, Auna Let me get this right: Springfield, according to your own words, is "A joke", "churchy", nothing but "chinese restaurants", of Walmart quality", built around... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
re: A constant torrent of bigotry, arrogance, and
I have been looking for some written acknowledgement of "mainly", the lack of diversity in this area of Northern Arkansas and throughout southern Missouri. Thank you for... (read more)
Springfield in Hindsight
To begin with, I'll mention that I'm writing this largely in response to some harsh commentary I recently read about the city. I'll attempt to offer the best overview of... (read more)
Quality of life
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