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The 2016 Springfield, Missouri, population is 166,810. There are 2,034 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Springfield, Missouri

The median age is 32.8. The US median is 37.4. 39.55% of people in Springfield, Missouri, are married. 14.78% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.14 people. 26.32% of people are married, with children. 20.99% have children, but are single.

Race in Springfield, Missouri

86.34% of people are white, 4.07% are black, 1.94% are asian, 0.55% are native american, and 0.05% claim 'Other'.

4.09% of the people in Springfield, Missouri, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 95.91% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLESpringfield, MissouriUnited States
  Population  166,810321,418,820
  Population - 2010  158,945308,745,538
  Population - 2000  151,580285,036,114
  Population - 1990  140,494251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  18.73%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  10.05%12.76%
  Pop. Density  2,03491
  Land Area  823,531,905
  Water Area  1264,837
  Median Age  32.837.4
  Female Population  51.74%50.81%
  Male Population  48.26%49.19%
  White  86.34%62.77%
  Black  4.07%12.24%
  Asian  1.94%4.95%
  Native American  0.55%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.22%0.16%
  Other  0.05%0.20%
  Two or More Races  2.75%2.13%
  Hispanic  4.09%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  95.91%83.10%
  Households  70,788116,211,000
  Family Households  35,53276,958,100
  Non Family Households  35,25639,253,000
  Household Size  2.142.63
  Married Population  39.55%50.58%
  Single Population  60.45%49.42%
  Now Married  37.44%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.10%2.17%
  Never Married  38.48%32.55%
  Widowed  7.19%5.95%
  Divorced  14.78%10.92%
  Married, w/children  26.32%31.68%
  Married, no children  41.39%41.44%
  Single, w/children  20.99%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.30%9.95%


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