Springfield, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 2,651 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 1,300  (49.1%)
Females: 1,351  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Kentucky median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 40069.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,833 (it was $24,430 in 2000)
Springfield:

$34,833
KY:

$43,399

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,062 (it was $16,793 in 2000)

Springfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,658 (it was $74,900 in 2000)
Springfield:

$86,658
KY:

$120,900

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $130,912; Detached houses: $140,980; Townhouses or other attached units: $167,601; Mobile homes: $65,971

Median gross rent in 2013: $515.

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  • Races in Springfield, KY (2010)

    Springfield races chart
    • 1,71568.1%White alone
    • 49719.7%Black alone
    • 2379.4%Hispanic
    • 562.2%Two or more races
    • 80.3%Other race alone
    • 50.2%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Springfield: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (20.8%), English (15.0%), Irish (10.1%), German (5.0%), Swedish (1.7%), Danish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 02/25/1847

Elevation: 773 feet

Land area: 2.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,055 people per square mile   (low).

Springfield,KY real estate house value index trend

Springfield, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Springfield:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springfield city:

  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 10.8%

117 residents are foreign born (3.9% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

4.5%
Kentucky:

3.4%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Springfield, Kentucky as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Springfield to the number of sex offenders is 428 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $869 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $525 (0.7%)

Springfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayette, KY (46.3 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (315.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: St. Mary, KY (2.9 miles ), Lebanon, KY (2.9 miles ), Mackville, KY (3.0 miles ), Loretto, KY (3.1 miles ), Willisburg, KY (3.2 miles ), Gravel Switch, KY (3.3 miles ), Bradfordsville, KY (3.7 miles ), Raywick, KY (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $100,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.69 N, Longitude: 85.22 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,262 (+49.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 518 (49.9%)

Area code: 859

Springfield household income distribution Springfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Springfield by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010201000
per 100,000 0.035.10.069.10.039.40.00.00.0
Robberies 222100121
per 100,000 70.770.369.434.60.00.039.277.638.0
Assaults 234801242
per 100,000 70.7105.4138.9276.40.039.478.3155.276.0
Burglaries 212723841214910
per 100,000 742.6949.0798.6276.4143.6473.2548.2349.2380.2
Thefts 2234351011109106
per 100,000 777.91,195.11,215.3345.5395.0394.3352.4388.0228.1
Auto thefts 327300541
per 100,000 106.170.3243.1103.70.00.0195.8155.238.0
Arson 00N/A000100
per 100,000 0.00.0N/A0.00.00.039.20.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 273.2) 119.8179.4162.8153.224.483.390.1100.761.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Springfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 13 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
Kentucky average:

1.93
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -289 (-9.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Springfield, Kentucky

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Tornado activity:

Springfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.4 miles away from the Springfield city center injured 56 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 22.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 81 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 154.4 miles away from Springfield center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 141.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 164.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.8 miles away from Springfield center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 153.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Washington County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Springfield:

  • MEDCO CENTER OF SPRINGFIELD (120 E GRUNDY AV)
  • SPRINGFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (420 EAST GRUNDY AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Springfield:

  • THE VILLAGE OF LEBANON II (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LEBANON, KY)
  • FMC - LEBANON MARION COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; LEBANON, KY)
  • SPRING VIEW HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LEBANON, KY)
  • CEDARS OF LEBANON REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEBANON, KY)
  • CEDARS OF LEBANON NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEBANON, KY)
  • BARDSTOWN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; BARDSTOWN, KY)

airports located in Springfield:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springfield:

  • Campbellsville University (about 25 miles; Campbellsville, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,948)
  • Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (about 36 miles; Elizabethtown, KY; FT enrollment: 3,762)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 41 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Kentucky State University (about 41 miles; Frankfort, KY; FT enrollment: 2,112)
  • Sullivan University (about 44 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 5,129)
  • Bellarmine University (about 46 miles; Louisville, KY; FT enrollment: 3,180)
  • University of Kentucky (about 46 miles; Lexington, KY; FT enrollment: 23,517)

Public high schools in Springfield:

  • WASHINGTON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 206, Location: 601 LINCOLN PARK RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • COMMANDER ACADEMY (Location: 120 MACKVILLE HILL, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Springfield:

Private elementary/middle school in Springfield:

  • ST DOMINIC SCHOOL (Students: 194, Location: 309 W MAIN ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Springfield

Library in Springfield:

  • WASHINGTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $342,718; Location: 210 EAST MAIN STREET; 22,664 books; 694 audio materials; 880 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Springfield: Washington County Fire Department (A), Springfield Fire Department (B), Washington County Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotel: Days Inn Springfield KY (324 Lincoln Drive).

Courts: Kentucky State - Circuit Court Clerk (111 North Crossing Main Street), Washington County - Treasurer Court House Annex (Court House Annex), Washington County - Property Valuation Office Court House Annex (Court House Annex), Washington County - Judge Executive Court House Annex (Court House Annex), Washington County - Clerk Office Court House Annex (Court House Annex).

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.9%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.4% for Black residents, 90.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
64 people in nursing homes in 2000

Springfield, Kentucky environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Springfield (2011 data):

  • Springfield State Bank: Bardstown Road Branch at 1060 Bardstown Road, branch established on 1998/05/26; at 125 East Main Street, branch established on 1911/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $254.8 mil, Deposits: $182.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Springfield Bankshares, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Springfield Ky Main Branch at 805 Bardstown Road, branch established on 1975/06/23. 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
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Springfield Branch at 106 West Main Street, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
Kentucky average:

12.3

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 Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,10726
Catholic3,7235
Mainline Protestant3586
Black Protestant731
None1,456-
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: 3
Washington County:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Washington County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Washington County:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

28.2%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.6%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.1%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.2%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Kentucky:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Springfield:

22.1%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.9%
Kentucky:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Springfield:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
Kentucky:

34.0%

General health condition:
Springfield:

50.6%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Springfield:

75.3%
Kentucky:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Springfield, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$13,751$33,0020$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$4,864
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,042
Police Protection - Officers 8$21,758$32,6370$0
Police - Other 0$0 1$1,771
Fire - Other 0$0 9$5,446
Streets and Highways 2$5,336$32,0161$1,063
Sewerage 4$14,070$42,2100$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,407$28,8842$1,949
Water Supply 9$28,326$37,7680$0
Other and Unallocable 10$25,215$30,2582$1,912
Totals for Government 39$110,863$34,11224$18,047

Springfield government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $247,000 ($93.17)
    Central Staff Services: $19,000 ($7.17)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,707,000 ($643.91)
    Sewerage: $668,000 ($251.98)
    Police Protection: $417,000 ($157.30)
    Central Staff Services: $402,000 ($151.64)
    Regular Highways: $300,000 ($113.16)
    Health - Other: $221,000 ($83.36)
    Financial Administration: $220,000 ($82.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $178,000 ($67.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $89,000 ($33.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $78,000 ($29.42)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($7.92)
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000 ($7.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $105,000 ($39.61)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $882,000 ($332.70)
    Financial Administration: $60,000 ($22.63)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($4.53)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,412,000 ($532.63)

Springfield government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $654,000 ($246.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($11.32)
    All Other: $29,000 ($10.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($2.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $193,000 ($72.80)
    General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($5.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $37,000 ($13.96)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($6.41)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($4.90)
    Sale of Property: $12,000 ($4.53)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($3.02)
    Special Assessments: $2,000 ($0.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,219,000 ($837.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $575,000 ($216.90)
    Sewerage: $450,000 ($169.75)
    Water Utilities: $82,000 ($30.93)
    Highways: $81,000 ($30.55)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $739,000 ($278.76)
    Insurance Premiums Sales: $307,000 ($115.81)
    Property: $241,000 ($90.91)
    Public Utilities Sales: $93,000 ($35.08)
    Other License: $12,000 ($4.53)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $10,000 ($3.77)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000 ($2.64)

Springfield government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,617,000 ($987.17)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,617,000 ($987.17)

Springfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $422,000 ($159.19)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,017,000 ($383.63)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $730,000 ($275.37)

5.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,829 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

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 Nelson County, KY  1.06% ($30,159 average AGI)
from Marion County, KY  0.70% ($25,483)
from Jefferson County, KY  0.65% ($35,481)


6.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,980 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

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 Marion County, KY  0.89% ($24,595 average AGI)
to Nelson County, KY  0.89% ($27,054)
to Jefferson County, KY  0.58% ($30,875)

Strongest AM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLBN (1590 AM; 1 kW; LEBANON, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION COUNTY, INC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXXA (790 AM; 5 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY)
  • WVLK (590 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKJK (1080 AM; 10 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXRA (1580 AM; 10 kW; GEORGETOWN, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLAP (630 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, KY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBRT (1320 AM; 1 kW; BARDSTOWN, KY; Owner: CBC OF NELSON COUNTY, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WAKY-FM (102.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, KY; Owner: WASHINGTON COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WLSK (100.9 FM; LEBANON, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION COUNTY, INC)
  • WXKY-FM (96.3 FM; STANFORD, KY; Owner: LINCOLN-GARRARD BROADCASTING CO.,INC)
  • WVLC (99.9 FM; MANNSVILLE, KY; Owner: PATRICIA RODGERS)
  • WASE (103.5 FM; RADCLIFF, KY; Owner: W & B BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJMM-FM (99.3 FM; HARRODSBURG, KY; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY, LLC)
  • WCKQ (104.1 FM; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: CBC OF MARION & TAYLOR COUNTIES INC)
  • WDFB-FM (88.1 FM; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: ALUM SPRINGS EDUCATIONAL CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Springfield:

  • WBKI-TV (Channel 34; CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDKY-TV (Channel 56; DANVILLE, KY; Owner: WDKY LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WAVE (Channel 3; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W24BW (Channel 24; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: GREATER LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • W06AY (Channel 6; LEBANON, KY; Owner: GARY WHITE)
  • WBKI-CA (Channel 28; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: LOUISVILLE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKSO-TV (Channel 29; SOMERSET, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKZT-TV (Channel 23; ELIZABETHTOWN, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Springfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Springfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $120,000Total costs
  • 14,832Total average daily traffic
  • 1,403Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,389Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Springfield, KY)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 18WL , Serial Number: 18053178, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 01/14/1981
    Registrant (Individual): J Steve Drymon, 330 Cool Meadows Ln, Springfield, KY 40069
  • Aircraft: SCOTT LARRY J KITFOX MODEL 4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 2200 (85 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1952N , Serial Number: 1560, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Larry J Scott, 3699 Valley Hill Rd, Springfield, KY 40069
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 45016 , Serial Number: 7467, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 05/23/2003
    Registrant (Individual): J Steve Drymon, 330 Cool Meadows, Springfield, KY 40069
  • Aircraft: COLUMBIA AIRCRAFT MFG LC41-550FG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-C (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 842X , Serial Number: 41723, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/2007
    Registrant (Individual): John D Jr Strickland, 650 Harmony Way, Springfield, KY 40069
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A-65-8 (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 86161 , Serial Number: 11AC-590, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/06/2007
    Registrant (Individual): John Edward Goatley, 2040 Bardstown Rd, Springfield, KY 40069
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 942CD , Serial Number: 1195, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 04/30/2002
    Registrant (Individual): John D Jr Strickland, Po Box 189, Springfield, KY 40069
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9584S , Serial Number: 334, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1965
    Registrant (Individual): James Murray Jr Walker, Booker Route 2, Springfield, KY 40069

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

SPRINGFIELD WATER WORKS (Population served: 12,076, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2005), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-2005), St Compliance achieved (DEC-21-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-21-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2007), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2008)
Most common first names in Springfield, KY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary17080.2 years
James9272.3 years
John9072.5 years
Joseph8172.6 years
William7973.4 years
Charles3873.8 years
Thomas3675.0 years
Robert3374.2 years
Margaret3379.9 years
Elizabeth2876.3 years
Most common last names in Springfield, KY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6773.8 years
Spalding4572.6 years
Hardin4278.8 years
Mattingly4173.9 years
Mudd3780.9 years
Lewis3475.6 years
Hamilton3379.2 years
Graves2876.3 years
Young2674.0 years
Haydon2572.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Springfield, KY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
GNC1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
Hardee's1Subway1
Jones New York1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

Springfield compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 8 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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