Springfield, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 2,781 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +52.7%
Males: 1,331  (47.9%)
Females: 1,450  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 31329.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,633 (it was $36,544 in 2000)
Springfield:

$45,633
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,293 (it was $16,519 in 2000)

Springfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $116,144 (it was $79,200 in 2000)
Springfield:

$116,144
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $641.

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  • Races in Springfield, GA (2010)

    Springfield races chart
    • 1,89066.3%White alone
    • 81628.6%Black alone
    • 812.8%Hispanic
    • 331.2%Two or more races
    • 170.6%American Indian alone
    • 110.4%Asian alone
    • 20.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.07%Other race alone

Races in Springfield detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Springfield: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (16.5%), English (14.5%), German (10.0%), United States (8.4%), Norwegian (3.0%), Dutch (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 2.13 square miles.

Population density: 1,305 people per square mile   (low).

Springfield,GA real estate house value index trend

Springfield, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Springfield:

  • High school or higher: 78.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springfield city:

  • Never married: 29.6%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 5.7%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

23 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Springfield, Georgia as of August 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Springfield to the number of sex offenders is 165 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,229 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,122 (1.2%)

Springfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Savannah, GA (25.1 miles , pop. 131,510).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Jacksonville, FL (143.2 miles , pop. 735,617).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (629.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Guyton, GA (2.3 miles ), Rincon, GA (2.6 miles ), Shawnee, GA (3.1 miles ), Hardeeville, SC (3.8 miles ), Port Wentworth, GA (4.0 miles ), Oliver, GA (4.1 miles ), Bloomingdale, GA (4.1 miles ), Grays-Tillman, SC (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 26 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 1998: 21 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1999: 24 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $183,000
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $169,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.37 N, Longitude: 81.31 W

Area code: 912

Springfield household income distribution Springfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Springfield by Year
Type 2002 2004 2005 2008 2009 2010
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 020021
per 100,000 0.099.80.00.092.742.5
Robberies 132010
per 100,000 52.5149.796.90.046.30.0
Assaults 523453
per 100,000 262.699.8145.3189.1231.7127.5
Burglaries 13155122516
per 100,000 682.8748.5242.1567.41,158.5680.0
Thefts 8111968535347
per 100,000 4,254.25,938.13,293.02,505.92,456.01,997.5
Auto thefts 1147865
per 100,000 577.7199.6339.0378.3278.0212.5
Arson 000N/A00
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/A0.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.9) 346.1469.0243.5216.5349.7212.3

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Crime rate in Springfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
Georgia average:

2.51
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +352 (+24.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Springfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Springfield, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Springfield-area historical tornado activity is below Georgia state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the Springfield city center killed 2 people and injured 17 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 10/27/1972, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Georgia state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 124.4 miles away from Springfield center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 80.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.7 miles away from Springfield center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 289.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Effingham County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Springfield:

  • EFFINGHAM COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 459 GA HIGHWAY 119 SOUTH)
  • EFFINGHAM CO EXTENDED CARE FAC (459 HIGHWAY 119 S)
  • EFFINGHAM NORTH DIALYSIS (301 N PINE STREET)

airports located in Springfield:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springfield:

  • Savannah College of Art and Design (about 25 miles; Savannah, GA; Full-time enrollment: 9,964)
  • Savannah Technical College (about 27 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • Savannah State University (about 28 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 4,193)
  • Georgia Southern University (about 28 miles; Statesboro, GA; FT enrollment: 18,824)
  • South University–Savannah Online (about 29 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 13,512)
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University (about 29 miles; Savannah, GA; FT enrollment: 6,399)
  • East Georgia State College (about 61 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)

Public high school in Springfield:

Public elementary/middle school in Springfield:

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Notable locations in Springfield: Springfield Volunteer Fire Department (A), Effingham County Correctional Institution (B), Springfield City Hall (C), Effingham County Courthouse (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Kieffer Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Effingham Law Labrary (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 901 North Pine Street).

Effingham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 46.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.0
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.07
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 25.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.08
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.9%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.4% for Black residents, 69.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.9%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

People in group quarters in Springfield in 2010:

  • 495 people in state prisons
  • 95 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Springfield in 2000:

  • 138 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 104 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Springfield (2011 data):

  • First Chatham Bank: Springfield Branch at 203 South Laurel Street, branch established on 2007/01/03. Info updated 2007/11/13: Bank assets: $521.5 mil, Deposits: $430.7 mil, headquarters in Savannah, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Fcb Financial Corp.
  • Heritage Bank of the South: Springfield Branch at 802 South Laurel Street, branch established on 1998/09/08. Info updated 2011/08/22: Bank assets: $1,086.7 mil, Deposits: $905.6 mil, headquarters in Albany, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Springfield Ga Branch at 501 South Laurel Street, branch established on 1989/12/07. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Georgia average:

12.6

Springfield travel time to work - commute Springfield mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Springfield city (based on Effingham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,46450
Mainline Protestant4,59317
Black Protestant8456
Other4822
Catholic4001
Orthodox751
None31,391-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Effingham County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Effingham County:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Effingham County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

3.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.3%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Effingham County:

29.1%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.0%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Springfield:

48.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Springfield:

44.8%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Springfield:

28.9
Georgia:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Springfield:

21.3%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Springfield:

11.5%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Springfield:

6.8
State:

6.7

Overweight people:
Springfield:

34.2%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

54.5%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.4%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Springfield, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,863$29,1780$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,071$54,4260$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,254$27,0480$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$21,365$36,6261$713
Firefighters 3$8,619$34,4762$1,121
Streets and Highways 2$5,213$31,2780$0
Sewerage 2$5,665$33,9900$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,201$26,4120$0
Water Supply 4$10,705$32,1151$359
Totals for Government 24$69,956$34,9784$2,193

Springfield government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $151,000 ($54.30)
    Sewerage: $100,000 ($35.96)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $328,000 ($117.94)
    Water Utilities: $305,000 ($109.67)
    Sewerage: $204,000 ($73.35)
    Regular Highways: $159,000 ($57.17)
    Central Staff Services: $146,000 ($52.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $105,000 ($37.76)
    Financial Administration: $62,000 ($22.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $32,000 ($11.51)
    Fire Protection: $27,000 ($9.71)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($8.63)
    General Public Buildings: $22,000 ($7.91)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,000 ($0.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $97,000 ($34.88)
    Regular Highways: $66,000 ($23.73)
    General - Other: $65,000 ($23.37)
    General Public Building: $44,000 ($15.82)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($5.03)
    Water Utilities: $14,000 ($5.03)
    Central Staff: $9,000 ($3.24)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($3.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $535,000 ($192.38)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000 ($20.50)

Springfield government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $178,000 ($64.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $103,000 ($37.04)
    All Other: $28,000 ($10.07)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $253,000 ($90.97)
    General Support: $201,000 ($72.28)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $188,000 ($67.60)
    Interest Earnings: $120,000 ($43.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $267,000 ($96.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($3.60)
    Highways: $4,000 ($1.44)
  • Tax - Property: $164,000 ($58.97)
    Public Utilities: $80,000 ($28.77)
    Other Selective Sales: $66,000 ($23.73)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $42,000 ($15.10)
    NEC: $26,000 ($9.35)

Springfield government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,144,000 ($411.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $963,000 ($346.28)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $182,000 ($65.44)

Springfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,003,000 ($360.66)

8.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,891 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.38%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chatham County, GA  3.44% ($34,372 average AGI)
from Bulloch County, GA  0.39% ($30,304)
from Bryan County, GA  0.34% ($35,049)


8.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.73%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chatham County, GA  3.41% ($32,309 average AGI)
to Bulloch County, GA  0.50% ($27,011)
to Bryan County, GA  0.41% ($35,892)

Strongest AM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WBMQ (630 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTKS (1290 AM; 5 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJLG (900 AM; 4 kW; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WOKV (690 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOBS (1530 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, FL; Owner: WORD BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WZAT (102.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAEV (97.3 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQBT (94.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJCL-FM (96.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WIXV (95.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSVH (91.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WEAS-FM (93.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYKZ (98.7 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMCD (100.1 FM; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: RADIO STATESBORO, INC.)
  • WSIS (103.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYFS (89.5 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLVH (101.1 FM; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGZR (106.9 FM; BLUFFTON, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WFXH-FM (106.1 FM; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLOW (107.9 FM; PORT ROYAL, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WJWJ-FM (89.9 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLFS (91.9 FM; PORT WENTWORTH, GA; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC)
  • WJZX (99.7 FM; HOLLYWOOD, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWVV (104.9 FM; RIDGELAND, SC; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLXP (88.1 FM; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CHRISTIAN MULTIMEDIA NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Springfield:

  • WTOC-TV (Channel 11; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSAV-TV (Channel 3; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJCL (Channel 22; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF SAVANNAH LICENSE LLC)
  • WTGS (Channel 28; HARDEEVILLE, SC; Owner: BLUENOSE BROADCASTING OF SAVANNAH LLC)
  • WGSA-CA (Channel 50; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WVAN-TV (Channel 9; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WGSA (Channel 34; BAXLEY, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • WJWJ-TV (Channel 16; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WXSX-LP (Channel 13; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W55AW (Channel 55; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: CHANNEL AMERICA LPTV LIC. SUBSIDIARY)
  • WHDS-LP (Channel 32; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: BROADCAST CORP. OF AMERICA)
  • W57CT (Channel 57; SAVANNAH, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W25CQ (Channel 25; STATESBORO, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN TV CORPORATION)
  • Springfield, Georgia
  • Fatal accident count14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents23
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents33
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Georgia average
  • Fatal accident count109
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents168
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons30
  • Fatalities118
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents284
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents17
See more detailed statistics of Springfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 63m207ftTotal length
  • $11,803,000Total costs
  • 53,334Total average daily traffic
  • 639Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Springfield, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Springfield)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Springfield, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Springfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 10NK , Serial Number: 18259154, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1968
    Registrant (Corporation): B K Roddenberry Timber Inc, 178 Berry Rahn Rd, Springfield, GA 31329
  • Aircraft: PIPER J-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 59 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A40 SERIES (40 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 17554 , Serial Number: 1057, Airworthiness Date: 08/21/1946
    Registrant (Individual): Garrett C Walker, 105 Stoneycreek Ct, Springfield, GA 31329
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 205N , Serial Number: 24-3030, Year manufactured: 1987, Airworthiness Date: 05/01/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas W Huff, 781 Bethany Rd, Springfield, GA 31329
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 33116 , Serial Number: 5834, Year manufactured: 1940, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1955
    Registrant (Partnership): Garrett C Walker, 105 Stoneycreek Ct, Springfield, GA 31329, Other Owners: Rhan E Walker
  • Aircraft: LEWIS STEPHEN A TIERRA II 1983 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55834 , Serial Number: 15, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/1988
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne T Mccullough, 2335 Old Dixie Highway, Springfield, GA 31329
  • Aircraft: MCCULLOUGH WAYNE T KOLB KOLBRA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 582WT , Serial Number: KB01-1-00004
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne T Mccullough, 2335 Old Dixie Hwy S, Springfield, GA 31329
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-161 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8269Z , Serial Number: 28-8116039, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas G Jr Mcelveen, 364 Reiser Rd, Springfield, GA 31329

Drinking water stations with addresses in Springfield and their reported violations in the past:

EFFINGHAM COUNTY SURFACE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 6,100, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-18-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
EAGLE POINTE (Population served: 195, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-10-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2009)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Springfield that have no violations reported:

  • BERRYVILLE (FKA INDIGO WOODS) (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Springfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Springfield, GA
Most common first names in Springfield, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4166.6 years
Mary3975.1 years
George2872.9 years
John2668.3 years
William2569.4 years
Charles2073.5 years
Robert1973.1 years
Willie1678.7 years
Frank1480.1 years
Joseph1475.3 years
Most common last names in Springfield, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rahn2575.2 years
Arnsdorff2383.0 years
Morgan2078.2 years
Wilson1973.6 years
Edwards1972.2 years
Hodges1980.7 years
Williams1867.0 years
Hinely1677.9 years
Tebeau1684.4 years
Burns1574.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Utility gas (12%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
Businesses in Springfield, GA
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Lane Furniture1
FedEx1Pizza Hut1
Goodwill1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS2

Springfield compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Springfield on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 1,000+)"
There are 17 pilots and 56 other airmen in this city.
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