West Springfield, MA 01089 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
West Springfield, MA

Camera Icon Photos of the local West Springfield, MA area

Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
West Springfield, MA 01089

Acceptable Alternative
W Springfield, MA 01089

Not Acceptable, USPS
West Springfld, MA 01089

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,236
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,929
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,340
  • County: Hampden County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.117, Longitude -72.639
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

West Springfield, MA 01089 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01089 to the other 500 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 59 88th
Population Density1 # 167 67th
Diversity Index2 # 115 77th
Median Household Income # 422 16th
Per Capita Income # 414 17th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.


West Springfield, MA 01089 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 28,621
Population in Households 28,441
Population in Familes 21,677
Population in Group Qrtrs 180
Population Density1 1,678
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 12,225
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 7,177
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,842 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,182 (55.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,043 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 617 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $196,240
Average Home Value $227,861


Median Household Income $48,413
Average Household Income $62,490
Per Capita Income $26,708
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.19% 0.24%
Households 0.2% 0.22%
Families 0.19% 0.21%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.67%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 1,112 Massachusetts cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: November 1, 2014.

The information on the 31,596 Massachusetts Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: December 2, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 1,106 Massachusetts public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.