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Springfield, Colorado - Basic Facts

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The Town of Springfield had a population of 1,383 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Springfield is located at latitude 37.4049 and longitude -102.6189 in Baca County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Springfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Baca County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,360 feet.

The Town of Springfield (GNIS ID: 2413324) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Springfield is located within Springfield Division of Baca County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Springfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Springfield, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,383
Daytime Population: Workers 1,138
Daytime Population: Residents 620
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,758
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.27
Population in Households 1,345
Population in Familes 1,048
Population in Group Qrtrs 38
Population Density2 1,228
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $32,805
Average Household Income $45,146
Per Capita Income $20,707


Total Housing Units 821 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 442 (53.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 192 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $78,533
Average Home Value $97,907


Total Households 634
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 377
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.66% -0.78%
Households -0.64% -0.77%
Families 0.45% -0.81%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.43%

Springfield, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Springfield to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 191 59th
Population Density # 151 67th
Diversity Index # 273 40th
Median Household Income # 432 6th
Per Capita Income # 400 13th

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