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Population (year 2000): 8,810. Estimated population in July 2005: 9,043 (+2.6% change)
Males: 4,212 (47.8%), Females: 4,598 (52.2%)

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Median resident age: 33.0 years
Median household income: $27,844 (year 2000)
Median house value: $65,000 (year 2000)

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Races in Springfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (66.3%)
  • Black (23.3%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • Vietnamese (2.7%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (14.3%), Irish (10.2%), English (7.6%), German (6.0%), French (2.2%), Polish (1.8%).

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Land area: 4.0 square miles

Springfield,

For population 25 years and over in Springfield

  • High school or higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springfield city

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

5.1% Foreign born (4.0% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: -315 (-3.5%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: AL (74.7 miles Dothan, pop. 57,737).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: AL Montgomery, (158.7 miles pop. 201,568).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (672.0 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: FL (2.6 miles Parker, Park, FL (2.7 miles Hiland FL Callaway, (2.8 miles Grove, FL (3.2 miles Cedar City, FL Panama (3.8 miles Haven, FL (5.8 miles Lynn Bayou, FL (6.3 miles Pretty AFB, FL (6.5 miles Tyndall

Latitude: 30.17 N, Longitude: 85.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 850


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (20.2%), Retail trade (13.2%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,369 (-26.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 222 (6.3%)


 

Crime in Springfield by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 1 0 1 0
    per 100,000 11.4 0.0 11.4 0.0
Rapes 8 4 8 6
    per 100,000 90.8 45.4 90.8 68.1
Robberies 16 9 27 15
    per 100,000 181.6 102.2 306.5 170.3
Assaults 74 98 95 117
    per 100,000 840.0 1112.4 1078.3 1328.0
Burglaries 139 143 248 196
    per 100,000 1577.8 1623.2 2815.0 2224.7
Thefts 254 350 108 244
    per 100,000 2883.1 3972.8 1225.9 2769.6
Auto thefts 8 6 14 24
    per 100,000 90.8 68.1 158.9 272.4
503.2 549.3 614.1 632.2


Average climate in Springfield, Florida

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Springfield,

Springfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Florida state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/10/1967, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the Springfield city center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/15/1960, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Springfield:
  • BAY MEDICAL CENTER (about 3 miles; PANAMA CITY, FL)
  • GULF COAST MEDICAL CENTER (about 5 miles; PANAMA CITY, FL)
  • HEALTHSOUTH EMERALD COAST REHAB HOSP (about 5 miles; PANAMA CITY, FL)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Springfield:
  • PANAMA CITY-BAY CO INTL (about 5 miles; PANAMA CITY, FL; ID: PFN)
  • HURLBURT FIELD (about 77 miles; MARY ESTHER, FL; ID: HRT)
  • DOTHAN RGNL (about 81 miles; DOTHAN, AL; ID: DHN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Springfield:
  • COSTIN (about 37 miles; PORT ST JOE, FL; ID: A51)
  • CALHOUN COUNTY (about 42 miles; BLOUNTSTOWN, FL; ID: F95)
  • TRI-COUNTY (about 46 miles; BONIFAY, FL; ID: 1J0)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Local Libraries 0 $0   4 $1,749
Other Government Administration 1 $3,044 $36,528 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 14 $32,900 $28,200 0 $0
Police - Other 12 $20,820 $20,820 0 $0
Water Supply 6 $9,469 $18,938 0 $0
Firefighters 0 $0   17 $34,844
Streets and Highways 0 $0   8 $7,844
Financial Administration 14 $37,815 $32,412 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 7 $9,398 $16,110 0 $0
Sewerage 5 $7,999 $19,197 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 3 $4,605 $18,420 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 4 $8,668 $26,004 0 $0
Totals for Government 66 $134,720 $24,494 29 $44,437


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springfield:
  • GULF COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 3 miles; PANAMA CITY, FL; Full-time enrollment: 3,140)
  • OKALOOSA-WALTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 63 miles; NICEVILLE, FL; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • GEORGE C WALLACE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-DOTHAN (about 76 miles; DOTHAN, AL; FT enrollment: 2,703)
  • TALLAHASSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 92 miles; TALLAHASSEE, FL; FT enrollment: 7,016)
  • FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 93 miles; TALLAHASSEE, FL; FT enrollment: 29,949)
  • FLORIDA AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL UNIVERSITY (about 94 miles; TALLAHASSEE, FL; FT enrollment: 10,991)
  • PENSACOLA JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 112 miles; PENSACOLA, FL; FT enrollment: 6,036)

Shopping Centers: Saint Andrews Shopping Center (1), Southwood Shopping Center (2).

Church in Springfield: Springfield Community Church (A).


Springfield compared to Florida state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Springfield:
  • WDIZ (590 AM; 3 kW; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLTG (1430 AM; 5 kW; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: HOUR GROUP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSTT (730 AM; 25 kW; THOMASVILLE, GA; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WZEP (1460 AM; 10 kW; DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, FL; Owner: WALTON COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYBT (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BLOUNTSTOWN, FL; Owner: BLOUNTSTOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WKGC (1480 AM; 1 kW; PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL; Owner: GULF COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WEBY (1330 AM; 25 kW; MILTON, FL; Owner: SPINNAKER LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTCL (1580 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CHATTAHOOCHEE, FL; Owner: METZ, INC.)
  • WGTX (1280 AM; 5 kW; DE FUNIAK SPRINGS, FL)
  • WPCF (1290 AM; 0 kW; PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL; Owner: STYLES MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WOOF (560 AM; 5 kW; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: WOOF, INC.)
  • WFVR (910 AM; 50 kW; VALDOSTA, GA; Owner: RAMA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springfield:
  • WYOO (101.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, FL; Owner: STYLES MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WRBA (95.9 FM; SPRINGFIELD, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • WLHR (107.9 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • WMXP (103.5 FM; CALLAWAY, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • WFSY (98.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVVE (100.1 FM; PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL; Owner: STYLES MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WILN (105.9 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: STYLES MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WPAP-FM (92.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYYX (97.7 FM; BONIFAY, FL; Owner: STYLES MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WASJ (105.1 FM; PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING OF FLORIDA, L.L.C.)
  • W203BJ (88.5 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WFBX (94.5 FM; PARKER, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPBH (99.3 FM; MEXICO BEACH, FL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDJR (96.9 FM; ENTERPRISE, AL; Owner: GULF SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKGC-FM (90.7 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: GULF COAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WEBZ (93.5 FM; PORT ST. JOE, FL; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFSW (89.1 FM; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Springfield:
  • WPCY-LP (Channel 26; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPCT (Channel 46; PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • W17CG (Channel 17; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: RICHARD & LISA GOETZ)
  • WMBB (Channel 13; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W50BP (Channel 50; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPGX (Channel 28; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WAITT LICENSE CO. OF FLORIDA, INC.)
  • W36BU (Channel 36; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: RICHARD & LISA GOETZ)
  • W14CN (Channel 14; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: RICHARD & LISA GOETZ)
  • WJHG-TV (Channel 7; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: WJHG LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WBIF (Channel 51; MARIANNA, FL; Owner: MARIANNA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W54CU (Channel 54; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTVY (Channel 4; DOTHAN, AL; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WPFN-CA (Channel 22; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WFSG (Channel 56; PANAMA CITY, FL; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF FLORIDA)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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