Food, Libations and Recreation
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Wine and dine with family and friends in Springfield with dinner at Sakura Japan and drinks at Mark's. Break out of your comfort zone and try a new type of food or stick with your favorites in Springfield. It has a wide variety of food offerings, like beer and ale, pizza, sandwiches, deli snacks and barbecue. If drinks are on the agenda, try one of the local options, like Club Tsi or Tailgate Bar & Grill. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Checkers Drive-In Restaurant and Hooters are both around the proverbial corner.
With nearby Bodyplex Fitness and Bodyjax Fitness, Springfield residents have health options right around the corner.
For a more inclusive list of places to hang, drink and chill in Springfield, browse the Yelp page.
Shopping and Conveniences
Heather Food Store and Diet Alert Ctr are a couple places to shop for groceries in the Springfield area. Both of the stores are located on N Main St. Take a bite out of Sunbeam Bakery for some sweet local flavor, found on New Kings Rd., or try a taste of Cakes Galore & SO Much More, another neighborhood bakery which is located on W 48th St. On top of that, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Winn-Dixie and Food Lion.
For greater selection and value when shopping, Springfield has department and factory-outlet stores, such as Heart Of The City and Dress For Success NE Florida. Good news for shoppers is that there are multiple malls in the area, too. To name one, Gateway Shopping Ctr is located on Norwood Ave. For residents who like to shop, several retail options are located nearby. Area shopping malls include Holzendorf Properties and Edgewood Square.
Cost of Living and Select Demographics
The neighborhoods of Springfield and East Jacksonville are similar in terms of household size. In Springfield, the average household size is 2.62 inhabitants, and in East Jacksonville it is 2.45 inhabitants.
At $51.9K, the average income level in Springfield is significantly higher than that of East Jacksonville's, which stands at $41.2K.