Springville is a city in Utah County, Utah, United States. It is part of the ProvoOrem, Utah Metropolitan Statistical Area. Just minutes south of Provo, Springville is a bedroom community for commuters who work in Salt Lake City and Provo. Other neighboring cities include Spanish Fork and Mapleton. Springville calls itself "Art City". According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 11.5 Square miles (29.9 Square kilometer), of which, 11.5 Square Miles (29.9 Square kilometer) of it is land and 0.09% is water. Springville is located 3 miles (4.8 Km) east of the average shore line of Utah Lake, but the lake lies west of Interstate 15.