The table below compares Hampden County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 8||50th|
|Population Density1||# 7||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 2||93rd|
|Median Household Income||# 13||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 14||7th|
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|Population in Households||450,797|
|Population in Familes||358,125|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||15,603|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||194,107 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||113,024 (58.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68,471 (35.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12,612 ( 6.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$185,901|
|Average Home Value||$213,350|
|Median Household Income||$47,440|
|Average Household Income||$64,434|
|Per Capita Income||$25,235|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.23%|
|Per Capita Income||2.64%|
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