Springfield is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Springfield Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Hampshire County at latitude 39.4506 and longitude -78.6936. Hampshire County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 735 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Springfield Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.34 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Springfield, WV area
|Population in Households||490|
|Population in Familes||406|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||210 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||154 (73.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||35 (16.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||21 ( 10.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$112,121|
|Average Home Value||$147,078|
|Median Household Income||$28,189|
|Average Household Income||$37,645|
|Per Capita Income||$15,383|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.59%|
|Per Capita Income||1.87%|
The table below compares Springfield to the other 401 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 249||38th|
|Population Density1||# 308||23rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 219||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 344||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 367||9th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.