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See what West Springfield, VA has to offer.

All About

Living in West Springfield, VA

West Springfield, a small city in Virginia, has a population of just over 23,000. With an average age of just under 39, the city's population is fairly typical compared to other cities in Virginia, which has an average age of 37. Most residents own their homes in West Springfield, and 20% of residents rent. The average rent for West Springfield is $614 a month more than the state average.

West Springfield has a high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 18% possess a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. In addition, 22% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. If you're looking for diverse career options, West Springfield has a surplus. The four most common industries are public administration, scientific, education, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 29% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of the city's population works in management, which ranks as the top field in the city. West Springfield workers earn an average annual income of around $126,000, more than the Virginia average. West Springfield's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).

West Springfield residents have an average commute of about 37 minutes, longer than the Virginia average of about 30 minutes. Many residents (44%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit is used by only 5% of the city. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About West Springfield

The best part about our neighborhood is that there are a lot of great children around here with friendly adults to support them. Overall, this neighborhood has become my favorite with no worries about it.

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That we have three shopping centers in one area, and everything is kinda open and friendly, we have lots of parks too.

Who Lives Here

West Springfield Demographics

Education

High School

12%

Associate's

14%

Bachelor's

21%

Master's

16%

Doctorate

36%

Family Size

2 people

39%

3 people

24%

4 people

21%

5 people

9%

6+ people

6%

Household Income

0-50k

13%

50-100k

23%

100-150k

23%

150-200k

20%

200k+

21%

Age

0-10

12%

10-20

15%

20-45

31%

45-65

28%

65+

14%

Affordability

How expensive is it in West Springfield?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Sep '23-$1850$1900-
Aug '23-$1795$1848-
Jul '23-$1850$1795-
Jun '23-$1825$1700-
May '23-$1800$1900-
Apr '23-$1750$2000-
Mar '23-$1800$1950-
Feb '23-$1725$1725-
Jan '23-$1650$1750-
Dec '22-$1650$1750-
Nov '22-$1600$1725-
Oct '22-$1700$1750-
Sep '22-$1750$1750-

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around West Springfield

West Springfield Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

11%

15-30 Mins

25%

30-40 Mins

28%

40-60 Mins

23%

60+ Mins

13%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3131

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 11 of 20 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 18 of 20 renters

Percentage: 3737

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

What Renters Are Saying

West Springfield Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 19 of 20 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 19 of 20 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 19 of 20 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 18 of 20 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 17 of 20 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 17 of 20 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 17 of 20 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 17 of 20 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 16 of 20 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 15 of 20 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 15 of 20 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 14 of 20 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 14 of 20 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 13 of 20 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 11 of 20 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 12 of 20 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 12 of 20 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 16 of 20 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 16 of 20 renters

West Springfield Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in West Springfield

6/10
4/10

Kings Park Elementary School

Grades PK-3 • Public

5/10

Braddock Elementary School

Grades PK-5 • Public

5/10
6/10

Bren Mar Park Elementary School

Grades PK-5 • Public

2/10

Weyanoke Elementary School

Grades PK-5 • Public

Information provided by GreatSchools. To verify school enrollment eligibility, contact the school district directly.

All About

Living in West Springfield, VA

West Springfield, a small city in Virginia, has a population of just over 23,000. With an average age of just under 39, the city's population is fairly typical compared to other cities in Virginia, which has an average age of 37. Most residents own their homes in West Springfield, and 20% of residents rent. The average rent for West Springfield is $614 a month more than the state average.

West Springfield has a high concentration of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 18% possess a Master's degree or a Doctoral degree. In addition, 22% have a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. If you're looking for diverse career options, West Springfield has a surplus. The four most common industries are public administration, scientific, education, and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 29% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 11% of the city's population works in management, which ranks as the top field in the city. West Springfield workers earn an average annual income of around $126,000, more than the Virginia average. West Springfield's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).

West Springfield residents have an average commute of about 37 minutes, longer than the Virginia average of about 30 minutes. Many residents (44%) commute to work by car or truck, while public transit is used by only 5% of the city. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.