Springfield, Tennessee Real Estate and Community Information
Springfield's Location Offers Access to Many Outdoor Attractions
Springfield is a small Tennessee city that is located about 30 miles northwest of Nashville in Robertson County. This location offers convenient access to Interstate 24, Interstate 65 and U.S. Route 41. It also offers access to many outdoor attractions that are fun to explore.
Springfield Homes for Sale Offer Many Inviting Living Options
Most Springfield homes for sale have been constructed during the last 60 years by several of Tennessee's most respected homebuilders. They feature varying floor plans that offer cozy living rooms, large kitchens, modern bathrooms and inviting bedrooms. Some of these homes reside on large tree-lined lots that offer many exciting landscaping options and space for horse ranges.
Other Springfield homes for sale include vintage homes that were constructed during the early 20th century. These homes offer fans of vintage homes interesting Edwardian, Craftsman and Art Deco architectural designs that are fun to customize to suit your family's needs.
A Brief Springfield Community History
The start of Springfield's community history can be traced back to the 1770s when a group of North Carolina backwoodsmen established a settlement near the south fork of the Red River. Most of the settlers who lived in this settlement established tobacco, hay and corn fields that have played a role in Springfield's economy for almost 250 years.
Modern interest in Springfield's homes for sale was established during World War II by Henderson-area residents who discovered our area's quiet surroundings. This interest was stabilized in the 1960s by Nashville-area residents who discovered our lower housing costs, high-quality schools and proximity to many popular Tennessee outdoor attractions.
Springfield is now a modern city that offers homebuyers affordable living costs, quiet neighborhoods and low crime rates. These benefits make relocating to Springfield to anyone who is considering relocating to the greater Nashville area.
Nearby Springfield Public and Private Schools
Most Springfield schoolchildren attend public schools that are operated by the Robertson County School District. The highest rated schools that are located in our Springfield real estate market include:
- Coopertown Elementary School.
- Krisle Elementary School.
- Springfield Middle School
- Springfield High School.
- Southaven Christian Academy.
- Day Spring Academy.
- Ridgetop Adventist Elementary School
Nearby Colleges and Universities
Springfield is located near 36 colleges and universities that offer more than 400 high-quality degree and certificate programs. Some of these colleges and universities include:
- Volunteer State Community College.
- Fisk University.
- Vanderbilt University.
- Tennessee State University.
- Belmont University.
Popular Springfield TN Neighborhoods
Most Springfield TN homes for sale are located in popular neighborhoods that offer families everything needed to enjoy living in Robertson County. Some of the most popular neighborhoods that are included in our real estate market are located near these Springfield transportation hubs:
- Westwind Drive and 19th Avenue.
- Gunn Road and Hogan Drive.
- Nicklaus Drive and Queen Anne Court.
- Willow Street and Tom Austin Highway.
Nearby Springfield Recreational Facilities and Activities
Springfield's parks and recreation department operates more than 20 recreational facilities. Most of these facilities offer families access to picnic areas, playgrounds, rural hiking trails and open greenspaces that offer the flexibility needed to plan fun outdoor activities.
Springfield's community center offers many recreational activities that are designed to develop healthy habits. Some of our clients' favorite Springfield recreational activities include fitness classes, gymnastics classes, several youth sports programs and summer fishing rodeos. For more information about these recreational activities, please call 615-382-1655.
Most Springfield homes for sale are also located several popular outdoor attractions that offer fun fishing, hiking, hunting and camping opportunities. Some of our favorite outdoor attractions that are located near Springfield real estate properties include Port Royal State Park, Dunbar Cave State Park and Mark Twain National Forest.
Nearby Springfield Attractions
Springfield homes for sale are located near many interesting Robertson County attractions that are fun to explore with your family. Some of our favorite Robertson County attractions include the Springfield Main Street Historic District, Bell Witch Cave, the Robertson County History Museum, and a signature golf course that was designed by Raymond Floyd.
Popular Events and Celebrations
Springfield TN residents host many fun events and celebrations that offer a great way to meet new people. Clients who contact Felicia Long will especially enjoy attending the Robertson County Fair, the Springfield Christmas on the Square Festival and the Robertson County Art in the Park Festival. For more information about current events that take place near Springfield homes for sale, please visit this event website maintained by the Robertson County Chamber of Commerce.