For population 25 years and over in Springfield:
For population 15 years and over in Springfield CDP:
61 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,204 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (56.2 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (97.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (183.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Charlestown, NH (2.2 miles ), Perkinsville, VT (2.4 miles) , Chester-Chester Depot, VT (2.4 miles ), Baltimore, VT (2.4 miles ), Weathersfield, VT (2.5 miles ), Chester, VT (2.6 miles ), Rockingham, VT (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.29 N, Longitude: 72.48 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +653 (+17.8%)
Area code: 802
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Work and jobs in Springfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Springfield, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Springfield-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.9 miles away from the Springfield place center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Springfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Springfield center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 66.3 miles away from Springfield center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Windsor County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: James Kochalka - Cartoonist, Daric Barton - Baseball player, Russell W. Porter - Artist, Dudley C. Haskell - Politician and merchant.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.354. This is about average. There were 80 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.59. This is about average. There were 104 monitors within city limits.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.3. This is about average. There were 77 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.9. This is significantly better than average. There were 115 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.47. This is about average. There were 58 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.26. This is about average. There were 42 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Springfield and their reported violations in the past:SPRINGFIELD WATER DEPT (Address: 96 MAIN ST , Population served: 9800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TREE FARM CAMPGROUND (Address: 53 SKITCHEWAG TRAIL , Population served: 240, Groundwater):
Past health violations:STOUGHTON POND (Address: 98 RESERVOIR RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CROWN POINT COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 94, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.1%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 61.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
2 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
Springfield compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in Springfield (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Springfield, Vermont:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Springfield (based on Windsor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 28
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,714 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($370 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,956 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Springfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 17See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Springfield, VT
Total length: 41 meters (135ft)
Total costs: $4,765,000
Total average daily traffic: 52,450
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,152
Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic: 72,727
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Springfield)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Springfield, VT)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Springfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Springfield, VT
Total of 14 patent applications in 2008-2014.