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Springfield is a Top 40 City For Quality of Life Springfield, MO is Top 5 in the Nation For Economic Strength Springfield, MO is a Top 10 City with the Lowest Cost of Living Springfield, MO is the 13th Best City For Job Growth among mid-sized American cities Springfield, MO is a Top City For Young Professionals
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Enjoy the life you want.

Living in Springfield, MO is easy. It’s a place that has everything you need. We have a plentiful and growing job market, great schools, world-class health care, and all the entertainment and cultural options of a big city—but with far less stress and an abundance of character and friendliness. All at the same time, you can fast-track your career, afford the home you’ve always wanted, simplify your commute, and enrich your life amid our natural Ozarks beauty. See what we have to offer for your lifestyle, live here, and just breathe.

We know that the prospect of moving to a new city can be a little overwhelming and uncertain. That’s where we come in! All of the information you’ll find here is intended to help you get a little more familiar with what life is like here before and after you relocate. From its vast career opportunities to its many attractions, you’ll quickly come to know that Springfield isn’t just a good place to live, it’s one of the best places to live in the state of Missouri.

  • TOP 40 CITY
    for quality of life
    Live >
  • two nationally recognized
    Health care >

  • 7.4% WORKFORCE

    over the last 5 years
    Work >
  • ranked among the
    100 BEST

    for young people
    Learn >
  • more than
    Dining >
    30% LOWER

    than the national average
    Housing >
  • 22-MINUTE
    average commute
    Transportation >
  • dozens of nearby

    and FORESTS
    Outdoors >

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