With a population of just over 14,500 residents, Springfield Township offers a lifestyle close to parks, shopping, restaurants and family entertainment. Many people move to the small Springfield community because of the beautiful homes and the quiet small town atmosphere.
Legend has it that the soldiers in the Revolutionary War, led by the first Commander-in-Chief, President George Washington, fought back the British army in a critical battle in the area of current Springfield in July of 1780. The town was burnt to the ground with all but four houses left standing.
Springfield township is a community with charm. If you or your family like outdoors then this is the place for you with access to 12 parks, such as, Black Brook Park, Cedar Briant, Echo Lake, Esposito, Green Park, and Madison Avenue Park, to name a few. Children can play soccer and baseball while parents hit the jogging trails.