Springfield, Pennsylvania

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Population in July 2007: 23,802.
Males: 11,391  (47.9%)
Females: 12,411  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

41.9 years
Pennsylvania median age:

38.0 years

Zip codes: 19064.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $96,870 (it was $65,703 in 2000)
Springfield:

$96,870
PA:

$59,195

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $42,652 (it was $27,027 in 2000)

Springfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $312,778 (it was $162,200 in 2000)
Springfield:

$312,778
PA:

$181,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $310,864; detached houses: $408,183; townhouses or other attached units: $143,243; in 2-unit structures: $292,016; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $158,637; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $199,951; mobile homes: $28,111
March 2019 cost of living index in Springfield: 110.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Springfield, PA (2000)
    • 22,76696.2%White alone
    • 4642.0%Asian alone
    • 1660.7%Black alone
    • 1460.6%Hispanic
    • 1130.5%Two or more races
    • 120.05%American Indian alone
    • 70.03%Other race alone
    • 30.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Springfield, Pennsylvania as of January 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Springfield is 1,831 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Springfield by year

Type

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(20.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(99.5)
9
(36.8)
5
(99.4)
6
(118.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(179.1)
43
(176.0)
6
(119.3)
9
(178.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(656.6)
638
(2,611)
19
(377.7)
26
(515.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(19.9)
9
(36.8)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)60.3136.544.956.9

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Springfield, PA

Crime rate in Springfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 5,030 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.21
Pennsylvania average:

1.90
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Ancestries: Irish (38.0%), Italian (27.1%), German (17.9%), English (11.3%), Polish (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 6.36 square miles.

Population density: 3,743 people per square mile   (average).

Springfield, Pennsylvania map

1,049 residents are foreign born (1.8% Asia, 1.8% Europe).

This place:

4.4%
Pennsylvania:

4.1%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Springfield CDP:

2.1% ($3,333)
Pennsylvania:

1.6% ($1,552)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Philadelphia, PA (11.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Morton borough, PA (1.1 miles ),
Swarthmore borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Rutledge borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Pine Ridge, PA (1.4 miles ),
Clifton Heights borough, PA (1.4 miles ),
Drexel Hill, PA (1.5 miles ),
Folsom, PA (1.6 miles ),
Aldan borough, PA (1.6 miles )

Latitude: 39.93 N, Longitude: 75.34 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5 (0.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,152 (19.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Springfield, PA in 2017
Springfield satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Pennsylvania:

3.9%
Most common industries in Springfield, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.1%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.2%)
  • Educational services (17.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
  • Social assistance (2.8%)
  • Chemicals (2.6%)
Most common occupations in Springfield, PA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Engineers (3.7%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (2.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Registered nurses (7.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)

Average climate in Springfield, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Springfield, Pennsylvania environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 97.0. This is worse than average.

City:

97.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.311. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.311
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 9.47. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.47
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.590. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.590
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 0.00239. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00239
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Springfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 3% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/22/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Springfield place center killed one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1961, a category F3 tornado 21.7 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from Springfield center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 283.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 286.5 miles away from Springfield center
On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.5 miles away from Springfield center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 326.1 miles away from Springfield center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Springfield:

  • CARDINAL KROL CENTER (1799 SOUTH SPROUL ROAD)
  • DIVINE PROVIDENCE VILLAGE (686 OLD MARPLE ROAD)
  • SPRINGFIELD HOSP (190 SPROUL RD)
  • LIFELINE HOME HEALTH INC (530 BALTIMORE PK)
  • MERCY HOME HEALTH (1001 BALTIMORE PIKE SUITE 310)
  • HARLEE MANOR (463 SPROUL ROAD)

Amtrak stations near Springfield:

  • 7 miles: ARDMORE (STATION RD. & LANCASTER AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: PHILADELPHIA (30TH & MARKET STS.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: NORTH PHILADELPHIA (PHILADELPHIA, 2900 N. BROAD ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Springfield:

  • Anthem Institute-Springfield (Full-time enrollment: 461; Location: 400 S. State Rd 2nd Flr; Private, for-profit; Website: www.anthem.edu)
  • Empire Beauty School-Springfield (Full-time enrollment: 258; Location: 799 W Sproul Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springfield:

  • Delaware County Community College (about 5 miles; Media, PA; Full-time enrollment: 8,419)
  • Widener University-Main Campus (about 5 miles; Chester, PA; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Neumann University (about 7 miles; Aston, PA; FT enrollment: 2,622)
  • University of the Sciences (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 2,464)
  • Saint Joseph's University (about 7 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 7,329)
  • University of Pennsylvania (about 8 miles; Philadelphia, PA; FT enrollment: 25,693)
  • Villanova University (about 8 miles; Villanova, PA; FT enrollment: 9,350)

Public elementary/middle school in Springfield:

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Library in Springfield:

  • SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,483,310; Location: 70 POWELL RD; 115,001 books; 4 e-books; 5,311 audio materials; 6,092 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 48 state licensed databases; 32 other licensed databases; 230 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Springfield: Rolling Green Golf Club (A), Springfield Country Club (B), Leamy Avenue Station (C), Saxer Avenue Station (D), Scenic Road Station (E), Paper Mill Road Station (F), Thomson Avenue Station (G), Woodland Avenue Station (H), Springfield Fire Company Station 44 (I), Springfield Library (J), Springfield Township Building (K), Springfield Township Police Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Olde Sproul Shopping Center (1), Springfield Mall Shopping Center (2), Springfield Mall Station (3), Springfield Park Shopping Center (4), Stony Creek Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Springfield include: Victoria Church (A), Hancock Church (B), Princeton Church (C), Saint Matthews Church (D), Springfield Baptist Church (E), Saint Pauls Church (F), Blue Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lewis Run (A), Whiskey Run (B), Pine Ridge Run (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Springfield include: Spring Valley Park (1), Springfield Memorial Park (2), Jane Lownes Park (3), Indian Rock Park (4), Crowell Park (5), Walsh Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Delaware County - Dipietro Joseph L- District Court 32-1-32- District Justices Of The P (50 Powell).

Birthplace of: Benjamin West - (1738-1820), painter.

Delaware County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

CECIL WOODS MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 900 W SPROUL ROAD, SUITE 301 , Serves MD, Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from JUL-13-2012 to MAR-19-2013)
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Pennsylvania:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.8%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

1.9%
Whole state:

5.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.8%
Whole state:

11.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

1.6%
Whole state:

5.1%

People in group quarters in Springfield in 2000:

  • 144 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in religious group quarters
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with most branches in Springfield (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania: Springfield Branch at 40 East Woodland Avenue, branch established on 1976/04/01; Springfield Mall Branch at 1250 Baltimore Pike, branch established on 1975/01/13. Info updated 2010/09/24: Bank assets: $32,316.9 mil, Deposits: $25,297.1 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 396 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Citibank, National Association: Springfield Financial Center at 1002 Baltimore Pike, branch established on 2007/08/15. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Springfield Branch at 888 Baltimore Pike, branch established on 1964/05/15. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Sharon Savings Bank: Springfield & Brookside Roads Branch at Springfield & Brookside Roads, branch established on 1873/01/01. Info updated 2008/12/04: Bank assets: $211.3 mil, Deposits: $170.9 mil, headquarters in Darby, PA, positive income, 5 total offices
  • United Savings Bank: Springfield Branch at 301 Baltimore Pike, branch established on 1996/12/01. Info updated 2006/10/31: Bank assets: $311.0 mil, Deposits: $248.4 mil, headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, positive income, 6 total offices
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Springfield Branch at 130 South State Road, branch established on 1959/12/07. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Springfield Branch at 969 Baltimore Pike, branch established on 1988/04/15. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Greater Delaware Valley Savings Bank: Springfield Branch at 153 Saxer Avenue, branch established on 1995/10/10. Info updated 2007/06/20: Bank assets: $466.3 mil, Deposits: $376.0 mil, headquarters in Broomall, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Springfield Branch at 145 Saxer Avenue, branch established on 1951/09/06. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

For population 15 years and over in Springfield:

Marital status in Springfield, PA
  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 63.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

For population 25 years and over in Springfield:

  • High school or higher: 92.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Pennsylvania average:

11.8

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Springfield, PA (based on Delaware County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic262,50650
Mainline Protestant52,224169
Evangelical Protestant24,456136
Other9,00927
Black Protestant5,61739
Orthodox5,0968
None200,071-
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: 103
Delaware County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 83
Delaware County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Delaware County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 313
Delaware County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.5%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

25.7%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Delaware County:

11.1%
Pennsylvania:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.3%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.7%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.0
Pennsylvania:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.8%
Pennsylvania:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.2%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Springfield:

7.0
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Springfield:

59.7%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Springfield:

78.3%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Springfield, PA Residents

4.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($73,970 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Pennsylvania average:

4.58%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($690 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.02%
Pennsylvania average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Philadelphia County, PA  1.74% ($50,820 average AGI)
from Chester County, PA  0.53% ($114,050)
from Montgomery County, PA  0.51% ($96,517)


5.49% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($74,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Pennsylvania average:

4.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,488 average AGI)
Delaware County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Philadelphia County, PA  1.31% ($45,190 average AGI)
to Chester County, PA  0.73% ($97,712)
to Montgomery County, PA  0.58% ($92,262)
Businesses in Springfield, PA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3LensCrafters1
Aeropostale1Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marshalls1
Ann Taylor1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Bakers1Men's Wearhouse1
Bath & Body Works2Motherhood Maternity3
Bed Bath & Beyond1New York & Co1
Budget Car Rental1Nike9
Burlington Coat Factory1Office Depot1
CVS2Old Country Buffet1
Casual Male XL1Old Navy1
Catherines1Olive Garden1
Charlotte Russe1Outback1
Chevrolet1Outback Steakhouse1
Chick-Fil-A1Pac Sun1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Panera Bread1
Cold Stone Creamery1PetSmart2
DHL2Pier 1 Imports1
Dairy Queen1Plato's Closet1
Days Inn1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
DressBarn1RadioShack1
Dressbarn1Raymour & Flanigan1
Dunkin Donuts3Red Lobster1
Express1Rite Aid1
Famous Footwear1Rodeway Inn1
FedEx5Ruby Tuesday1
Finish Line1Safeway1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel3
GNC1Staples1
GameStop2Starbucks3
Gap1Subway2
Giant1T-Mobile3
Gymboree1Taco Bell1
H&R Block2Talbots1
Hot Topic1Target2
Hyundai1The Room Place1
JoS. A. Bank1Toyota1
Jones New York1Toys"R"Us2
Journeys1UPS5
Justice2Vans1
KFC1Verizon Wireless2
Kroger1Victoria's Secret1
LA Fitness1Vons1
La-Z-Boy2Walgreens1
Lane Bryant1Wet Seal1
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNWR (1540 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KYW (1060 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPHT (1210 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WFIL (560 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDAS (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WIP (610 AM; 5 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WWDB (860 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA)
  • WTMR (800 AM; 5 kW; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: WTMR LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPWA (1590 AM; 3 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: MOUNT OCEAN MEDIA, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WPLY (100.3 FM; MEDIA, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSRN-FM (91.5 FM; SWARTHMORE, PA; Owner: SWARTHMORE COLLEGE)
  • WMGK (102.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMWX (95.7 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WOGL (98.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBEB (101.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WEAZ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTI (90.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TEMPLE UNIV. OF THE COMMONWEALTH, ET)
  • WSNI-FM (104.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPHI-FM (103.9 FM; JENKINTOWN, PA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHYY-FM (90.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WXTU (92.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTU LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXPN (88.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNA.)
  • WMMR (93.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WPTP (96.5 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDAS-FM (105.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUSL (98.9 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WYSP (94.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIOQ (102.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WJJZ (106.1 FM; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WHHS (107.9 FM; HAVERTOWN, PA; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT OF HAVERFORD TOWNSHP)

TV broadcast stations around Springfield:

  • KYW-TV (Channel 3; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WPHL-TV (Channel 17; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WPVI-TV (Channel 6; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WPSG (Channel 57; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF PHILADELPHIA INC.)
  • WPPX (Channel 61; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PAXSON PHILADELPHIA LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCAU (Channel 10; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WCAU-TV), L.P.)
  • WWJT-LP (Channel 7; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PHILADELPHIA TELEVISION NETWORK, INC)
  • WGTW (Channel 48; BURLINGTON, NJ; Owner: BRUNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYBE (Channel 35; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: INDEPENDENCE PUBLIC MEDIA OF PHILADELPHIA, INC.)
  • WHYY-TV (Channel 12; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WTXF-TV (Channel 29; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: FOX TV STATIONS OF PHILADELPHIA)
  • WELL-LP (Channel 8; WILLOW GROVE, ETC., PA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFPA-CA (Channel 28; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WPHA-LP (Channel 63; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUVP (Channel 65; VINELAND, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION PHILADELPHIA LLC)
  • W40AZ (Channel 40; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55BT (Channel 55; TALLEYVILLE, DE; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
  • WMCN-TV (Channel 53; ATLANTIC CITY, NJ; Owner: LENFEST BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTSD-CA (Channel 14; WILMINGTON, DE; Owner: PRIORITY COMMUNICATIONS MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WNJS (Channel 23; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WPSJ-LP (Channel 8; HAMMONTON, ETC., NJ; Owner: ENGLE BROADCASTING)
  • WNJT (Channel 52; TRENTON, NJ; Owner: NEW JERSEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W33BT (Channel 33; CAMDEN, NJ; Owner: MEDIACASTING LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Springfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 62.6mTotal length
  • $1,858,000Total costs
  • 359,687Total average daily traffic
  • 28,286Total average daily truck traffic
  • 136,114Total future (year 2023) average daily traffic
New bridges in Springfield, PA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 71990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Springfield, PA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PA-PHL5372A, 400 W Sproul Rd (Lat: 39.917417 Lon: -75.356861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 55.8 m, Call Sign: WQKR965,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19375.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21875.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/27/2009, Expiration Date: 08/27/2019, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • Sproul UnitSub, Lat: 39.935556 Lon: -75.353417, Type: Pole, Structure height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Exelon Energy, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:
  • SECANE, Lat: 39.923444 Lon: -75.317917, Type: Pole, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQMQ231,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2010, Expiration Date: 10/20/2020, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Exelon Energy, 2900 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:
  • MORTON SUB, 1001-1039 Millison Drive (Lat: 39.907222 Lon: -75.336611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQPA797,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/22/2012, Expiration Date: 03/22/2022, Certifier: Michael Pezzano, Registrant: Peco, 29000 Lord Baltimore Dr, Baltimore, MD 21244, Phone: (410) 470-8561, Fax: (410) 470-8599, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 2400 Nw Baltimore Pike (Lat: 39.961500 Lon: -75.286833), Call Sign: KNKJ470,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.987 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/30/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 2400 Nw Baltimore Pike (Lat: 39.961500 Lon: -75.286833), Call Sign: KNKO383,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.887 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2005, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia, Registrant: Venable, LLP, 575 7th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4000, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BL-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-145B SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 24084 , Serial Number: 1619, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): Devrreaux Upham, 964 Spring Haven Rd, Springfield, PA 19064
  • Aircraft: DJI INSPIRE 1 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 448MS , Serial Number: W13DCL21061488, Certificate Issue Date: 01/20/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Mark St Sherwood, 265 School Ln, Springfield, PA 19064
  • Aircraft: TEXTRON AVIATION INC 525 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: WILLIAMS FJ44-1AP (1965 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 525FM , Serial Number: 525-0930, Year manufactured: 2016, Airworthiness Date: 10/24/2016, Certificate Issue Date: 12/12/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Frank Air Leasing LLC, 940 W Sproul Rd Ste 301, Springfield, PA 19064
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 635CG , Serial Number: 18265386, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/27/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Harry W Iii Hinebaugh, 1260 E Woodland Ave, Springfield, PA 19064
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 3 PROFESSION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 432JG , Serial Number: P76DCH25A21098, Certificate Issue Date: 12/07/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Jason B Galloway, 193 Morton Rd, Springfield, PA 19064
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/17/2019
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 3 PROFESSION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 443MS , Serial Number: P76DCH25A21311, Certificate Issue Date: 12/01/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Mark Sr Sherwood, 265 School Ln, Springfield, PA 19064
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/17/2019

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED72$255,292157$214,662744$202,57166$92,1068$123,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$196,0009$179,55668$210,44112$29,3330$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$187,57111$194,091195$230,80038$62,0792$292,500
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$295,33328$208,643157$216,73912$42,3334$128,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$301,5004$234,00046$202,0220$01$355,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4078.01 , 4078.02, 4078.03, 4078.04, 4078.05, 4078.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$268,70229$273,655
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$230,57111$259,455
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$227,0001$311,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$285,0002$279,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$201,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4078.01 , 4078.02, 4078.03, 4078.04, 4078.05, 4078.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Springfield, PA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Springfield, PA - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 47
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
Fire incident types in Springfield, PA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Springfield, PA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Springfield, Pennsylvania:

  • Days Inn Springfield, 650 Baltimore Pike, Springfield, Pennsylvania 19064 , Phone: (610) 544-4700, Fax: (610) 544-2527
  • Courtyard By Marriott Philadelphia Springfield, 400 W Sproul Rd, Springfield, Pennsylvania 19064 , Phone: (610) 543-1080, Fax: (610) 543-1081
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Springfield, Pennsylvania
Most common first names in Springfield, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John32373.7 years
Mary28481.8 years
William25875.0 years
Joseph20975.2 years
James17674.0 years
Margaret15678.1 years
Anna14882.1 years
Charles13976.1 years
Elizabeth12080.9 years
George11873.0 years
Most common last names in Springfield, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5878.2 years
Miller3781.7 years
Dougherty2474.9 years
Johnson2379.4 years
Gallagher2277.2 years
Martin2280.4 years
Brown2176.0 years
Williams1978.4 years
Mclaughlin1777.3 years
Clark1778.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Springfield, PA
  • 75.7%Utility gas
  • 20.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.7%Electricity
  • 0.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Springfield, PA
  • 48.4%Utility gas
  • 26.2%Electricity
  • 21.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Coal or coke


Springfield compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Springfield on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: registered nurses (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: cashiers (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: occupational and physical therapist assistants and aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: petroleum and coal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of high school students in private schools (500+ students)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 (19064) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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