Blue Springs is a small city of Gage County. The city is named after a number of local springs situated nearby. Blue Springs has a total area of 2.05 sq. kms and is situated at an elevated height of about 1241 ft. from the ground level. There are a number of schools which are operated under the Southern School District of Blue Springs and they help the residents with employment and students with education. Apart from education, the service sector also offers substantial oppurtunities for the locals. Some residents are economically dependent on other cities located close by.