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People

Total Population 1,354
Male Share of the Population 44.9%
Female Share of the Population 55.1%
Senior Citizens 26.4%
Employed Population 16+ 606
Age of the Population 49

Families

% of people married 53.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.9%
Median Earnings25+ $25,129
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,167

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,056
% Above Poverty Level 80.7%
% Below Poverty Level 19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 10 minutes
% Working from Home 6.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 11%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36.8%
Median Gross Rent $528
Median House Value $66,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 30.4%
US/American 0%
English 10.3%
Irish 10.7%

Springfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 123 miles SE of Pueblo, Colorado (center to center)
Nearest Large City 155 miles SE of Colorado Springs, Colorado
County Baca
Standard Zip Codes 81073
Phone Area Codes 719
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.408
Longitude -102.613

Springfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SPRINGFIELD 7 WSW
Distance 8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 45 F
Apr Temp 33 to 66 F
Jul Temp 58 to 91 F
Oct Temp 37 to 70 F
Annual Precip 17 inches
Station KIM 10 SSE
Distance 42.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 45 F
Apr Temp 33 to 63 F
Jul Temp 58 to 86 F
Oct Temp 35 to 66 F
Annual Precip 15.8 inches
Station BOISE CITY 2 E
Distance 47.2 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 50 F
Apr Temp 37 to 71 F
Jul Temp 62 to 93 F
Oct Temp 40 to 74 F
Annual Precip 18.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Springfield, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Edler (81073)

Maxey (81073)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Campo 39 $41,250
Pritchett 156 $52,083
Vilas 212 $31,786
Walsh 703 $46,705

Springfield Public Libraries

Library
Baca County Public Library
733 MAIN STREET
Springfield, Colorado
(719) 523-6962

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Springfield High Schools

SPRINGFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
389 TIPTON STREET
719-523-6522
Serves 94 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.6

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