The unemployment rate in Springfield Metro Area is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Springfield Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Springfield Metro Area's cost of living is 18.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Springfield metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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The Springfield metro area voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats
Springfield Metro Area's population is 135,520 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Springfield Metro Area is $108,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.4%. Check out the homes in the area
Springfield Metro Area public schools spend $12,368 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.7 students per teacher in Springfield Metro Area. More Education