Springfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area MA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Springfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Springfield, MA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 640,522
Daytime Population: Workers 291,764
Daytime Population: Residents 336,673
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 628,437
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 601,725
Population in Familes 467,455
Population in Group Qrtrs 38,797
Population Density2 560
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $53,721
Average Household Income $74,271
Per Capita Income $28,991


Total Housing Units 258,813 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 147,989 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 94,641 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,183 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $226,326
Average Home Value $274,088


Total Households 242,630
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 152,125
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.42% 0.34%
Households 0.23% 0.27%
Families 0.15% 0.22%
Median Household Income   0.82%
Per Capita Income   2.15%