The unemployment rate in Springfield Metro Area is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Springfield Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Springfield Metro Area's cost of living is 15.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in the Springfield metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Springfield metro area remained overwhelmingly Republican, 65.7% to 32.1%. More Voting Stats
Springfield Metro Area's population is 472,164 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Springfield Metro Area is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.7%.
Springfield Metro Area public schools spend $9,566 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Springfield Metro Area. More Education