• More
Springfield, IL Coronavirus Economic Impact Map

Economic Impact Key


The map above shows which areas in Springfield, IL are expected to suffer the greatest economic damage from COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus. Economic damage includes both unemployment and loss of business. These estimates are based on the number of people employed in each industry by area. Areas in the darkest red may see 20% or more of the workforce newly unemployed.

Overall, the economic impact to Springfield is expected to be significant, but less severe than the rest of US, with 8.1% of jobs at risk. On a national per-capita basis, there are 44,685 cities in worse condition and 9,856 cities in better condition. Among other cities classified as large by population, 386 are projected to have more economic damage, and 19 to have less economic damage.

Estimates are based on industries most impacted by the virus and by recessions in general. This map is based on strong statistical evidence, but please keep in mind these are only estimates. Changes will be included as more data becomes available. Estimates are generally conservative: some areas will have higher-than-projected unemployment.

Top Industries: Before COVID-19

Top Industries: After COVID-19

Industries Impact Key

Education and health
Public and administration
Leisure and hospitality
Professional and business services
Newly unemployed (top industries only)


Estimated Jobs at Risk for All Springfield, IL Industries

IndustryCurrent jobs estimateJobs at risk
Agriculture and Mining42031
Wholesale Trade1,276135
Transportation, Warehousing, and Utilities2,491137
Professional and Business Services5,486423
Education and Health17,021945
Leisure and Hospitality6,2551,464
Public Administration7,8940
Other Private3,05976


Home Services

No other site shows detail at this level for free. We are able to keep this site free by receiving a small commission from the referring links below if you book, rent, or request a lead at no cost to you. Please share or cite this page if you aren't able to otherwise support our work.

Map interface © Mapbox © OpenStreetMap Map data and content © bestneighborhood