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, 2018)


Total Population 641,390
Population in Households 602,969
Population in Familes 471,795
Population in Group Qrtrs 38,421
Population Density2 561
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $56,824
Average Household Income $78,425
Per Capita Income $30,533


Total Housing Units 258,567 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 152,518 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 90,278 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,771 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $233,713
Average Home Value $296,934


Total Households 242,796
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 152,356
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.38% 0.3%
Households 0.21% 0.23%
Families 0.15% 0.2%
Median Household Income   2.64%
Per Capita Income   2.86%