Springfield, IL Real Estate
Springfield, Illinois is located in Sangamon County. Nearby cities and towns include Chatham, Divernon, Pawnee, Auburn, Southern View, Jerome, Curran, Leland Grove, Rochester, Thayer, Loami, Grandview, Virden, Clear Lake, Tovey, Bulpitt, Kincaid, New Berlin, Berlin, Edinburg, Farmersville, Jeisyville, Riverton, Girard, Waverly, Spaulding, Sherman, Mechanicsburg, Dawson, Langleyville, Buffalo, Nilwood, Waggoner, Palmer, Cantrall, Morrisonville, Pleasant Plains, Franklin, Modesto, Athens, Williamsville, Harvel, Taylorville, Standard City, Mount Auburn, Palmyra, Raymond, Cornland, Ashland, and Tallula. Springfield is an urban community with a population of 117,722. The median household income is $47,254. In Springfield, 44% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Springfield commutes 16 minutes or less to work, with 63% of residents holding white collar jobs and 37% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Springfield, IL is 34 years, with 58% of those homes owned, 34% rented, and 8% not occupied. In the previous year, 1949 Springfield properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Springfield in the previous year was $134,961.