Springfield Township is a township located in Delaware County, in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Home to a population of over 23,600 residents, the township has been around since 1686, though it was not actively settled until the beginning of the 18th century. Springfield Township began seeing industrialization during the late 18th and into the early 19th century and became a major milling area for a number of industries, and was also a major agricultural community during the time. During the 20th century, agriculture slowly disappeared and today Springfield Township is mainly a bedroom residential community with light industry and some commercial areas as well.
Basic Facts About Springfield Township
- Current population: 23,600
- Current mayor: Jeff Rudolph (Township President)
- Total area: 6.4 sq mi
- Official website: http://www.springfielddelco.org/
- Located in: Delaware County
- Founded in: 1686
- Zip codes: 19064
- Area codes: 610
Auto Transport Tips to and from Springfield Township
Springfield Township is a major suburb of Philadelphia, primarily residential, which means there are a lot of single-family homes in the area. Not only that, with most of the development happening during the late 20th and into the 21st century, much of the area is given over to newer developments, with wider roads and easier access for larger vehicles including auto transport trucks. Of course, it depends on the area you’re shipping from or to in Springfield Township, but most of the time carriers won’t have an issue getting to or from your door. You may be able to save some money or time by moving your location out of Springfield Township and into an area more easily accessible, though it depends on your carrier.
The main interstate that services Springfield Township is I-476, an auxiliary interstate that connects to several major interstates including I-95, I-76, I-78, I-80 and I-81, all of which are heavily used by carriers to get to and from many areas across the country. This generally makes prices into and out of Springfield Township lower, as carriers can easily get into and out of many areas of the township without having to go too far off their established routes, and often will make pickup and delivery windows shorter as well. Of course, you’ll want to discuss your shipment with a live agent for the most up-to-date information about shipping a vehicle to or from Springfield Township.
If you’re interested in shipping your vehicle and need some quotes to get started, take a minute to fill out our free online auto transport quote request form. When you do, you’ll have most of your quotes emailed to you within minutes and all of them should come into your inbox within the hour. Once you get your quotes, you can compare those companies’ prices and services against one another to find the right company for your needs. If you have questions about your service, or need some help getting your quotes, give us a call toll-free at 800-930-7417 to speak to one of our live agents any time.
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