Springville is a city in Utah County, Utah that is part of the Provoâ€“Orem metropolitan area. The population was 29,466 in 2010, according to the United States Census. Springville is a bedroom community for commuters who work in the Provo-Orem and Salt Lake City metropolitan areas. Other neighboring cities include Spanish Fork and Mapleton. Springville has the nickname of "Art City" or "Hobble Creek".