Springfield, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 30,484. Population change since 2000: +0.2%
Males: 15,245  (50.0%)
Females: 15,239  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Virginia median age:  37.6 years

Zip codes: 22150.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $88,982 (it was $69,640 in 2000)
Springfield:

$88,982
VA:

$62,666

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $36,051 (it was $27,807 in 2000)

Springfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $385,840 (it was $184,600 in 2000)
Springfield:

$385,840
VA:

$239,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $538,610; Detached houses: $651,845; Townhouses or other attached units: $374,581; In 2-unit structures: $283,730; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $239,384; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $259,331; Mobile homes: $28,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,842.

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  • Races in Springfield, VA (2013)

    Springfield races chart
    • 11,80637.0%White alone
    • 8,15625.6%Asian alone
    • 7,55623.7%Hispanic
    • 3,66211.5%Black alone
    • 9643.0%Two or more races
    • 140.04%American Indian alone
    • 60.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Springfield: 136.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Springfield, VA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (7.6%), English (5.1%), United States (4.5%), Irish (4.4%), Arab (3.5%), Subsaharan African (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 9.76 square miles.

Population density: 3,125 people per square mile   (average).

Springfield,VA real estate house value index trend

Springfield, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Springfield:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springfield CDP:

  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

13,689 residents are foreign born (19.7% Asia, 17.7% Latin America).

This place:

44.1%
Virginia:

11.5%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Springfield, Virginia as of May 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Springfield to the number of sex offenders is 15,242 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,700 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,931 (1.1%)

Springfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Annandale, VA (3.6 miles , pop. 54,994).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (12.4 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (137.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: North Springfield, VA (1.4 miles ), Franconia, VA (1.5 miles ), Ravensworth, VA (1.6 miles ), Kingstowne, VA (1.6 miles ), West Springfield, VA (1.7 miles ), Lincolnia, VA (1.7 miles ), Annandale, VA (1.9 miles ), Kings Park, VA (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 38.79 N, Longitude: 77.18 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,469 (+27.3%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,513 (16.3%)

Springfield household income distribution Springfield home values distribution

Property values in Springfield, VA

Springfield tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Virginia:

4.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Springfield, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Springfield, Virginia average temperatures Springfield, Virginia average precipitation Springfield, Virginia humidity Springfield, Virginia wind speed Springfield, Virginia snowfall Springfield, Virginia sunshine Springfield, Virginia clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Springfield-area historical tornado activity is above Virginia state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/2002, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Springfield place center killed 3 people and injured 122 people and caused $124 million in damages.

On 9/5/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 122.8 miles away from Springfield 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 252.7 miles away from the city 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 123.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 286.5 miles away from Springfield center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.4 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 Fairfax County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Robert Girardi - Novelist, Brian Carroll - Major League Soccer player (DC United, born: Jul 20, 1981), C.J. Vick - College basketball player (Quinnipiac Bobcats), Chris Goodin - College basketball player (Radford Highlanders), Jamie Holmes - Major League Soccer player (New England, born: Apr 4, 1983), Pat Carroll (soccer) - Soccer defender, Ross Condon - College basketball player (Villanova Wildcats).

Main business address for: VERSAR INC (SERVICES-ENGINEERING SERVICES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Springfield:

  • GREENSPRING HOSPICE (7414 SPRING VILLAGE DRIVE)
  • GREENSPRING VILLAGE (7470 SPRING VILLAGE DR)
  • CDC - SPRINGFIELD (8350 A TRAFORD LN)
  • AMERICARE IN HOME NURSING (6800 BACKLICK ROAD, SUITE 200)
  • GOODHEART HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES (5411-E BACKLICK RD SUITE 100)
  • GREENSPRING VILLAGE HOME SUPPORT SERVICES (7414 SPRING VILLAGE DRIVE)
  • LIGHTHOUSE HEALTHCARE INC (5427-A BACKLICK ROAD)
  • PEDIATRIC SERVICES OF AMERICA (7830 BACKLICK ROAD SUITE 401)

Amtrak stations near Springfield:

  • 7 miles: LORTON (AUTO-TRAIN) (LORTON, 8006 LORTON RD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 7 miles: ALEXANDRIA (110 CALLAHAN DR.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: WOODBRIDGE (1040 EXPRESS WAY) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

College/University in Springfield:

  • ITT Technical Institute-Springfield (Full-time enrollment: 713; Location: 7300 Boston Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springfield:

  • Northern Virginia Community College (about 5 miles; Annandale, VA; Full-time enrollment: 35,721)
  • Medtech Institute (about 6 miles; Falls Church, VA; FT enrollment: 2,900)
  • George Mason University (about 8 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 26,002)
  • Marymount University (about 9 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 3,361)
  • Strayer University-Virginia (about 9 miles; Arlington, VA; FT enrollment: 7,005)
  • Stratford University (about 10 miles; Fairfax, VA; FT enrollment: 2,570)
  • Georgetown University (about 11 miles; Washington, DC; FT enrollment: 12,535)

Public high schools in Springfield:

  • WEST SPRINGFIELD HIGH (Students: 2,251, Location: 6100 ROLLING RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • LEE HIGH (Students: 1,921, Location: 6540 FRANCONIA RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • KEY CENTER (Students: 113, Location: 6404 FRANCONIA RD, Grades: PK-12)

Private high schools in Springfield:

  • AL-QALAM SCHOOL OF VIRGINIA (Students: 188, Location: 6666 COMMERCE ST, Grades: PK-11)
  • BEST ACADEMY (Students: 147, Location: 9001 BRADDOCK RD STE 200, Grades: 1-12)
  • ACCOTINK ACADEMY (Students: 105, Location: 8519 TUTTLE RD, Grades: UG-12)
  • THE GW COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 50, Location: 9001 BRADDOCK ROAD SUITE 111, Grades: 9-12)
  • ACCOTINK ACADEMY LEARNING CENTER (Students: 28, Location: 8519 TUTTLE RD BLDG B, Grades: 6-12)
  • THE DOMINION SCHOOL (Students: 16, Location: 8000 FORBES PL STE 102, Grades: 8-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Springfield:

Private elementary/middle schools in Springfield:

  • IMMANUEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 680, Location: 6915 BRADDOCK RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST BERNADETTE SCHOOL (Students: 507, Location: 7602 OLD KEENE MILL RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • WORD OF LIFE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 199, Location: 5225 BACKLICK RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • SPRINGFIELD ACADEMY (Students: 64, Location: 5236 BACKLICK RD, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Springfield

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Notable locations in Springfield: Franconia-Springfield Metro Station (A), Springfield Station (B), Shirley Edsall Industrial Park (C), Franconia - Springfield Virginia Railway Express Station (D), Commerce Plaza (E), Springfield Industrial Center (F), Loisdale Centre (G), Springfield Commons (H), Best Buy Metro Center (I), Edsall Station (J), Southern Industrial Park (K), Shirley-Edsall Industrial Park (L), Shirley Industrial Park (M), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department Logistics Distribution Center (N), Richard Byrd Library (O), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department Station 22 Springfield (P), Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department Station 26 Edsall Road (Q), Virginia State Police Division 7 Area 48 Office (R), General Services Administration Storage Depot (S). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Springfield Mall Regional Shopping Center (1), Concord Shopping Center (2), Tower Shopping Center (3), Springfield Mall Square Shopping Center (4), Springfield Garden Shopping Center (5), Backlick Shopping Center (6), Springfield Plaza Shopping Center (7), Lee Shopping Center (8), Brookfield Plaza Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Springfield: VERSAR INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Springfield include: Jordan Korean Baptist Church (A), Concilio Pentecostal Alfa and Omega (B), Springfield Christian Church (C), Central Christian Church (D), Columbia Church (E), Grace Presbyterian Church (F), First Baptist of Springfield Church (G), Metropolitan Open Bible Church (H), Immanuel Bible Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Lehigh Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Turkeycock Run (A), Indian Run (B), Calamo Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Springfield include: Franconia Forest Park (1), Loisdale Park (2), Hooes Road Park (3), Franconia Park (4), Trailside Park (5), Brookfield Park (6), Backlick Stream Valley Park (7), Bren Mar Park (8), Deerlick Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Advance Auto Parts (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8042 Rolling Road), Fairfax County - Libraries- Regional Libraries- Community Libraries- Richard (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 7250 Commerce Street), Christian Heritage Tours Inc (Tours & Charters; 6957 Forest Dew Court), Blue Ridge Limousine & Tour Service Inc (Tours & Charters; 7504 Inzer Street).

Hotels: Best Western Springfield (6721 Commerce Street), Days Inn Springfield Mall (6721 Commerce Street), Hampton Inn Springfield (6550 Loisdale Ct), Comfort Inn (6560 Loisdale Ct), Extended Stayamerica (6800 Metropolitan Centre), Courtyard by Marriott - Springfield (6710 Commerce Street), Days Inn (6721 Commerce Street).

Court: Fairfax County Government - Purchasing & Supply Management Department- Central Recei (6800 Industrial Road).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.328. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.328
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.726. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.726
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00215. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00215
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.6%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.2% for Black residents, 11.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.6% for other race residents, 2.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.5%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.3%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Springfield in 2010:

  • 208 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Springfield in 2000:

  • 139 people in nursing homes
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill

Springfield, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Springfield (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Springfield Branch, Central Springfield Branch, Saratoga Branch, Cardinal Forest Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: West Springfield Branch, Springfield Va Branch, Huntsman Square Branch, Bland Street Branch. 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
  • Capital One, National Association: Old Keene Mill Rd Branch, Saratoga Shopping Center Branch, Commerce Street Branch. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: West Springfield Branch, Springfield Plaza Branch, Kings Park Branch. 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
  • Union First Market Bank: West Springfield Branch at 5803 Rolling Road, branch established on 1986/10/06; Central Branch at 6975-A Springfield Boulevard, branch established on 1990/04/30. Info updated 2011/08/16: Bank assets: $3,888.6 mil, Deposits: $3,181.6 mil, headquarters in Richmond, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 99 total offices, Holding Company: Union First Market Bankshares Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Greenspring Village Branch at 7440 Spring Village Drive, branch established on 1998/11/17; Greenspring Village 2 Branch at 7430 Spring Village Drive, branch established on 2007/09/17. 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
  • SunTrust Bank: Springfield Branch at 7205 Commerce Street, branch established on 1965/12/15; West Springfield Branch at 6216 Rolling Road, branch established on 1959/01/01. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Company: Springfield Branch at 6200 Backlick Road, branch established on 2000/10/24. Info updated 2010/05/12: Bank assets: $2,461.7 mil, Deposits: $2,022.3 mil, headquarters in Alexandria, VA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices
  • United Central Bank: Brandon Avenue at 6400 Brandon Avenue, branch established on 2006/09/01. Info updated 2009/08/04: Bank assets: $2,348.5 mil, Deposits: $2,060.1 mil, headquarters in Garland, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 30 total offices, Holding Company: Central Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Virginia average:

12.3

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

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Neighborhoods in Springfield:

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Religion statistics for Springfield CDP (based on Fairfax County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic184,18329
Evangelical Protestant103,522316
Mainline Protestant100,525146
Other91,925119
Orthodox4,6948
Black Protestant1,5099
None595,368-
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: 182
Fairfax County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 130
Fairfax County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
Fairfax County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 693
Here:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.2%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfax County:

22.2%
Virginia:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

27.6%
State:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.0%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.6%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.7
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Springfield:

19.6%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Springfield:

12.8%
Virginia:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Springfield:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Springfield:

29.8%
Virginia:

33.7%

General health condition:
Springfield:

56.9%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.6%
Virginia:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Springfield, VA Residents

8.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($68,532 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.74%
Virginia average:

9.34%

0.30% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,265 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.30%
Virginia average:

0.21%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Arlington County, VA  0.87% ($76,709 average AGI)
from Alexandria city, VA  0.80% ($69,538)
from Prince William County, VA  0.62% ($51,918)


8.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($74,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.91%
Virginia average:

9.20%

0.26% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,804 average AGI)
Fairfax County:

0.26%
Virginia average:

0.20%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Prince William County, VA  1.06% ($58,754 average AGI)
to Loudoun County, VA  0.93% ($85,074)
to Arlington County, VA  0.81% ($68,616)

Strongest AM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WKDL (730 AM; 8 kW; ALEXANDRIA, VA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF ALEXANDRIA LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WUST (1120 AM; daytime; 20 kW; WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WFAX (1220 AM; 5 kW; FALLS CHURCH, VA; Owner: NEWCOMB BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WABS (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WZHF (1390 AM; 5 kW; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WDCT (1310 AM; 5 kW; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAMILY RADIO, LTD.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springfield:

  • WJFK-FM (106.7 FM; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF WASHINGTON, DC)
  • WJZW (105.9 FM; WOODBRIDGE, VA; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WMZQ-FM (98.7 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WETA (90.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • WGTS (91.9 FM; TAKOMA PARK, MD; Owner: COLUMBIA UNION COLLEGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAVA (105.1 FM; ARLINGTON, VA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF VIRGINIA, INC.)
  • WRQX (107.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WMAL, INC.)
  • WHUR-FM (96.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WASH (97.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WKYS (93.9 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WARW (94.7 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIHT (99.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WGMS-FM (103.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WAMU (88.5 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE EXEC. COMM. OF THE BD. OF TRUSTEES OF AMERICAN UNIV.)
  • WMMJ (102.3 FM; BETHESDA, MD; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WWDC-FM (101.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWZZ (104.1 FM; WALDORF, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WPFW (89.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBIG-FM (100.3 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCSP-FM (90.1 FM; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NATIONAL CABLE SATELLITE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Springfield:

  • WNVC (Channel 56; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJLA-TV (Channel 7; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ACC LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUSA (Channel 9; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE DETROIT NEWS, INC.)
  • WTTG (Channel 5; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXW (Channel 66; MANASSAS, VA; Owner: PAXSON WASHINGTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • WETA-TV (Channel 26; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: THE GREATER WASHINGTON ED TELECOMM. ASSOC)
  • WHUT-TV (Channel 32; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: HOWARD UNIVERSITY)
  • WDCA (Channel 20; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WRC-TV (Channel 4; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: NBC SUBSIDIARY (WRC-TV), INC.)
  • WBDC-TV (Channel 50; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W28BY (Channel 63; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: INFORMATION SUPER STATION, L.L.C.)
  • W42BE (Channel 42; FAIRFAX, VA; Owner: FAIRFAX LOW POWER CO.)
  • WNVT (Channel 53; GOLDVEIN, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMDO-CA (Channel 30; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WIAV-LP (Channel 58; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ASIAVISION, INC.)
  • WZDC-LP (Channel 64; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: ONDA CAPITAL, INC.)
  • WMPT (Channel 22; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WKRP-LP (Channel 42; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: CAPITAL MEDIA, LLC)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WUTB (Channel 24; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)

Springfield fatal accident list:

Jul 12, 1977 07:39 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 255Number of bridges
  • 7,955m26,099ftTotal length
  • $206,606,000Total costs
  • 15,761,143Total average daily traffic
  • 495,598Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 231960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 491990-1999
  • 1352000-2009
  • 282010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Springfield, VA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED226$306,997231$265,840675$280,09022$132,5911$1,528,25052$226,9100$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$299,16918$255,02962$307,4472$202,7900$08$227,4780$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED38$308,52444$274,439222$305,64719$112,8280$016$237,8421$3,610
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN33$325,43145$281,132162$298,3169$195,8711$1,833,90017$253,5350$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$315,53010$279,53357$310,7292$230,4650$05$273,1260$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4201.00 , 4210.00, 4306.00, 4307.00, 4316.00, 4524.00, 4525.00, 4526.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED46$293,84912$314,7551$238,660
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED25$274,2477$276,5430$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$281,9706$365,7000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$289,5603$269,3800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$355,3900$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4201.00 , 4210.00, 4306.00, 4307.00, 4316.00, 4524.00, 4525.00, 4526.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 18

Incident types - Springfield

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Springfield, Virginia:

  • Wingate by Wyndham, 6550 Loisdale Ct, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 924-9444, Fax: (703) 647-4050
  • Best Western Springfield, 6721 Commerce St, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 922-6100, Fax: (703) 922-0708
  • Comfort Inn Springfield, 6560 Loisdale Ct, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 922-9000, Fax: (703) 647-4060
  • Towneplace Suites Springfield, 6245 Brandon Ave, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 569-8060, Fax: (703) 569-8061
  • Extended Stay America - Washington, DC. - Springfield, 6800 Metropolitan Center Dr, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 822-0992, Fax: (703) 822-0875
  • Red Roof Inn Springfield, 6868 Springfield Blvd, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 644-5311
  • Residence Inn By Marriott Springfield Old Keene Mill, 6412 Backlick Rd, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 644-0020
  • Homewood Suites By Hilton, 7010 Old Keene Mill Rd, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (703) 866-6045, Fax: (703) 866-6046
  • Embassy Suites Springfield, 8100 Loisdale Rd, Springfield, Virginia 22150 , Phone: (571) 339-2000
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Springfield, Virginia
Most common first names in Springfield, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary31080.7 years
John27073.5 years
William25574.6 years
James20072.2 years
Robert19671.1 years
Charles13674.7 years
Margaret13579.9 years
George12078.3 years
Helen11982.7 years
Dorothy11080.5 years
Most common last names in Springfield, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8276.4 years
Johnson5973.9 years
Jones4579.4 years
Miller4377.7 years
Brown4280.0 years
Nguyen3773.0 years
Davis3676.2 years
Anderson3578.5 years
Moore3175.2 years
Thompson3179.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Springfield, VA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven7Kmart1
AT&T3LensCrafters1
Advance Auto Parts1Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott3
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets4
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill1McDonald's5
Barnes & Noble1Men's Wearhouse1
Baskin-Robbins2Motel 61
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity1
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
Best Western1New York & Co1
Budget Car Rental1Nike4
Burger King1Nissan1
Buybuy BABY1Old Navy1
CVS3Outback1
Caribou Coffee1Outback Steakhouse1
Catherines1Papa John's Pizza1
Charlotte Russe1Payless2
Chipotle2Penske1
Comfort Inn1PetSmart1
Costco1Pier 1 Imports1
Cricket Wireless1Pizza Hut1
Curves2Popeyes3
DHL2Quiznos2
Dairy Queen2RadioShack2
Decora Cabinetry2Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza3Safeway1
DressBarn2Sears2
Dressbarn2Sephora1
Dunkin Donuts3Spencer Gifts1
Express1Sprint Nextel1
Extended Stay America1Staples1
FedEx21Starbucks4
Finish Line1Subaru1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway8
Foot Locker1T-Mobile4
Ford1T.G.I. Driday's1
Forever 211Taco Bell1
GNC2Talbots1
GameStop2Target1
Giant5The Limited1
Gymboree1Toyota1
H&R Block2Toys"R"Us1
Hilton3Trader Joe's1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS13
Hot Topic1Vans2
Houlihan's1Verizon Wireless1
IHOP1Victoria's Secret1
JCPenney1Volkswagen1
Jones New York1Vons1
Journeys1Walgreens1
KFC1Whole Foods Market1

Springfield compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Bangladesh (population 500+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Pakistan (population 500+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Jordan (population 500+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in El Salvador (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Malaysia (population 500+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #7 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+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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