Springfield, Massachusetts

Population 153,557

Springfield is located in Hampden County, MA. The population is 153,557, making Springfield the largest city in Hampden County and the 3rd largest city in the state of Massachusetts.

There are 65 public schools in Springfield with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for Springfield is moderate , and there are 460 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Springfield is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Springfield property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Springfield include East Longmeadow, Chicopee and Longmeadow.

Springfield Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18%

Crime Rate

28.34% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 329
  • Violent Crimes: 874
  • Robbery: 246
  • Burglary: 765
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

33.32% Higher than national avg.
  • 460 offenders in Springfield
  • 29.96 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

979 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 45
  • Registered Polluters: 30
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 904

Unemployment

High 6.0%
  • Massachusetts unemployment average: 2.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Crime view details

460 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Springfield, MA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$169,000 compared to September 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    7.9%
  • Rented
    48.7%
  • Owned
    43.4%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

43 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Springfield, MA issued 43 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 43 permits, 39 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Springfield, MA issued 29 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 29 permits, 27 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $739
  • 1 Bedroom: $884
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,117
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,400
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,627

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Environmental Hazards

979 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (206/234)
    Springfield, MA has 88.03% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Springfield, MA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.07 Average
    Springfield, MA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25°
  • February 28.83°
  • March 38.6°
  • April 50.02°
  • May 60.05°
  • June 67.7°
  • July 74.28°
  • August 71.1°
  • September 64.58°
  • October 52.32°
  • November 41.27°
  • December 30.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Springfield, MA

Earthquakes
Springfield, MA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Springfield, MA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Springfield, MA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Springfield, MA has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Springfield, MA: $38,897

Unemployment

Unemployment in Springfield is 6.0%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 2.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 49.39%
White Collar - 50.61%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Charlie Baker
  • Sen. Edward J. Markey
  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren

City Representatives

  • Richard E. Neal

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

14 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

1 Police Station view all