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About Springfield

117,126 in city
208,182 in metro
156 km² (60 mi²)
181.967812729 m
Springfield is the capital of the State of Illinois and the county seat of Sangamon County. The city was first settled in the early 1800s and was home to Abraham Lincoln from 1837 until 1861, when he became the 16th President of the United States. Today, the city is home to the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum.

Metro Cities


No. of Buildings

No. Current status
216 All Buildings

Tallest Buildings

# Building Height Year
1 Illinois State Capitol 361 ft 1888
2 Wyndham Springfield City Centre 352 ft 1973
3 AT&T Tower 247 ft 1943
4 Illinois Building 201 ft 1930
5 Ridgely Building 175 ft 1927