The city of Springville is located in St. Clair County, Alabama. It has an estimated total area of 6.4 square miles at 33°46′8″N 86°28′16″W. The elevation is about 725 feet above sea level. Springville was formerly called Big Springs which derived from a spring as the primary source of drinking water in this area. The historic city became incorporated in 1880. Throughout the years, previous local leaders changed the name from Big Springs to Springville. The Chamber of Commerce is providing many job opportunities to those citizens willing to get involved in annual events and activities held in the area. As of 2010 census, Springville had a total population of 4,080 individuals living in the place. The population density was 477.91/sq mi. The city of Springville is using Zip code 35146 and Area code 205.