Introduction to Springfield, Vermont

The population of Springfield is 9,078.

Springfield History

The town of Springfield was chartered in 1761. At the onset of World War II, Springfield became extremely important, as machine tools were produced in the area. Springfield is home to the Eureka Schoolhouse, which is Vermont’s oldest one-room school.

Springfield and nearby Attractions

  • Ascutney State Park
  • Jamaica State Park
  • Camp Plymouth State Park
  • Nature Museum
  • Pillsbury State Park
  • Grafton Historical Society Museum

Things To Do In Springfield

There are a number of shopping centers in the area, such as the One Hundred River Street Complex Shopping Center and the Springfield Shopping Plaza Shopping Center. Numerous parks in the area include Pillsbury State Park, Jamaica State Park and Ascutney State Park, which offer a host of recreation facilities. Churches in the area include the Springfield United Methodist Church, the Calvary Baptist Church and Saint Mary’s Catholic Church. Hooper Golf Club is the local golf course. The area hosts festivals like the Windsor County Agricultural Fair every July and the Vermont Apple Festival every October.

Springfield Transportation

Albany International is the closest major airport.

Springfield Higher Education

Higher education can be pursued at Keene State College, Norwich University and Middlebury College.


Total Population 3,913
Male Share of the Population 46.3%
Female Share of the Population 53.7%
Senior Citizens 14.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,756
Age of the Population 37


% of people married 40.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.3%
Median Earnings25+ $33,052
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $33,026
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,177


Median Family Income $48,427
% Above Poverty Level 74.6%
% Below Poverty Level 25.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 19 minutes
% Working from Home 3.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.4%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%


People Living Alone 29%
Median Gross Rent $780
Median House Value $125,500


Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.8%
US/American 0%
English 8.7%
Irish 10.9%

Springfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations


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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Maple Dell (05156)

Orchard Lane (05156)

Pedden Acres (05156)

Weathersfield (05156)

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

Springfield Hospitals

(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
PO BOX 2003
(802) 885-2151
Emergency Service: Yes

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
  • Doctor of Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting
  • M.Div: Homiletics
  • MA Christian Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting
  • Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Master of Business Administration
  • About Baylor University

    Baylor is nationally-ranked as a research and academic institution by both U.S. News & World Report and Kiplinger’s.

  • M.Ed. In Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • M.Ed. In Curriculum and Instruction - Science Education
  • About The University of Texas at Arlington

Springfield High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

Serves 596 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.5

A Vocational School

Study Online in Springfield
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Springfield Government Officials

Are you an official in the Springfield government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104