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The City of Springfield had a population of 2,060 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Springfield is located at latitude 44.2372 and longitude -94.9814 in Brown County. The formal boundaries for the City of Springfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Brown County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,024 feet.

The City of Springfield (GNIS ID: 2395941) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Springfield: Burns, City of Springfield.

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


Total Population 2,060
Daytime Population: Workers 1,160
Daytime Population: Residents 1,115
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,275
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 1,964
Population in Familes 1,537
Population in Group Qrtrs 96
Population Density2 1,114
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $42,621
Average Household Income $58,501
Per Capita Income $25,232


Total Housing Units 996 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 668 (67.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 210 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 118 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $86,316
Average Home Value $120,696


Total Households 878
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 541
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 -0.6% -0.4%
Households -0.54% -0.34%
Families -0.43% -0.41%
Median Household Income   3.68%
Per Capita Income   3.98%

Springfield, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Springfield to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota 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 # 254 72nd
Population Density # 234 74th
Diversity Index # 357 61st
Median Household Income # 778 14th
Per Capita Income # 706 22nd

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