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About Springfield (Click for our profile page)

Located in: Rockbridge County (see below)

Time Zone: Springfield lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Code: (540)

Elevation: 1,460 feet [445.01 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Springfield:

Lat:   37.627400°   (or 37°37'38" N)

Lon:   -79.587300°   (or -79°35'14" W)

USGS Topo Map:   Natural Bridge<3>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Springfield

GNIS ID:   1497161

FIPS State / Place Code:   51 / 74624

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Springfield)


About Rockbridge County

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Rockbridge)

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:<4>     22,573   (1.19% increase since 2010)  
2010     22,307   (7.2% increase since 2000)
2000:     20,808

Total Area:<5>   600 sq. miles [1,556.5 km²]

Housing Units: <6>   11,152

Official Website:   www.co.rockbridge.va.us/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Rockbridge

GNIS ID:   1480166

FIPS State / County Code:   51 / 163

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Springfield)


About Virginia

From the US Census

Population

YearPopulation
2019 Est:     8,535,519   (6.68% increase since 2010)  
2010:     8,001,024   (13.03% increase since 2000)
2000:     7,078,515

Websites for State of Virginia

Official Website:   https://www.virginia.gov/

Tourism:   https://www.virginia.org/

Parks:   www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/find-a-park

Fishing:   https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/fishing/

Hunting:   https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Virginia

GNIS ID:   1779803

FIPS State:   51

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Springfield)

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The official website for Rockbridge County: www.co.rockbridge.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Springfield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Springfield, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<3>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Springfield.
<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Springfield. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).




 

 

 


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