Agawam, MA Demographic Data

Agawam, MA Summary

Agawam is located in Hampden County in Massachusetts
  • Population: 28,542
  • Area: 24.35 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 23.31 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 1.04 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,172.05 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 175.52 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Agawam, MA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
15,031
52%
50.8
Male
13,670
48%
49.2
Total Population
28,701
 
323,128,000

Agawam, MA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,350
4.7% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
1,398
4.9% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
1,735
6.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
1,642
5.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
1,542
5.4% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
3,274
11.4% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
3,407
11.9% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
4,367
15.2% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
2,401
8.4% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
2,061
7.2% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
2,986
10.4% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
1,530
5.3% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,008
3.5% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
23,066
80.4%
77.2
Female
12,547
54.4%
51.3
Male
10,519
45.6%
48.7
21 Years and over
22,293
77.7%
73.1
62 Years and over
6,773
23.6%
18.8
65 Years and over
5,524
19.2%
15.2
Female
3,303
59.8%
55.8
Male
2,221
40.2%
44.2
Median Age (years)
45
0.0%
0.0

Agawam, MA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
28,482
99.2% 
96.8
White
26,798
93.4% 
72.6
Black or African American
451
1.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
11
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
912
3.2% 
5.4
Asian Indian
328
1.1% 
1.2
Chinese
70
0.2% 
1.3
Filipino
39
0.1% 
0.9
Japanese
49
0.2% 
0.2
Korean
300
1.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
47
0.2% 
0.6
Other Asian
79
0.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
24
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
24
0.1% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
286
1.0% 
5.1
Two or More Races
219
0.8% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
2,022
7.0% 
17.8
Mexican
101
0.4% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
1,622
5.7% 
1.7
Cuban
56
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
243
0.8% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
26,679
93.0% 
82.2

Agawam, MA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
410
1.9% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,256
6.0% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
6,449
30.7% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
4,568
21.7% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
2,295
10.9% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
3,615
17.2% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
2,441
11.6% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,666
7.9%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
19,368
92.1%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
6,056
28.8%
31.2

Agawam, MA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
6,941
28.7%
33.7%
Now Married
11,976
49.5%
47.5
Divorced
3,000
12.4%
11.0%
Separated
511
2.1%
2.0
Widowed
1,790
7.4
5.8%

Agawam, MA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
23,445
85.7%
78.4%
Languages other than english
3,906
14.3%
21.6%
Spanish
1,314
4.8%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
2,107
7.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
455
1.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
30
0.1%
1.1%

Agawam, MA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
606
5.2%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
548
4.7%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
1,341
11.5%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
874
7.5%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
1,297
11.2%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
2,184
18.8%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
1,462
12.6%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
2,036
17.5%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
892
7.7%
5.8
$200,000 or more
381
3.3%
6.4
Median household income
60,201
 
57,617
Per capita income
31,366
 
31,128

Agawam, MA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
64
0.4%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
1,212
8.3%
9.8
Construction
741
5.1%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
3,849
26.4%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,169
8.0%
6.6
Information
303
2.1%
2.1
Manufacturing
1,489
10.2%
10.1
Other services except public administration
603
4.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
1,355
9.3%
11.4
Public administration
542
3.7%
4.6
Retail trade
1,927
13.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,005
6.9%
5.2
Wholesale trade
346
2.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,283
8.8%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
5,421
37.1%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,744
11.9%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
3,694
25.3%
23.3%
Service occupations
2,463
16.9%
18.1%

Agawam, MA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
14,403
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
12,585
87.4%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
1,001
6.9%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
77
0.5%
5.1
Walked
122
0.8%
2.7
Other means
220
1.5%
1.8
Worked at home
398
2.8%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
20.9
 
26.6

Agawam, MA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
897
7.7%
8.7
1 vehicles
4,078
35.1%
33.2
2 vehicles
4,524
38.9%
37.1
3 or more
2,122
18.3%
21.0

Agawam, MA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
11,621
96.4%
87.6
Owner Occupied
8,572
73.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
3,049
26.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
438
3.6%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
0
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
3
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.6
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
1.9
0.0%
2.5

Agawam, MA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
12,059
1 room
426
3.5%
2.4
2 rooms
336
2.8%
2.7
3 rooms
836
6.9%
9.1
4 rooms
2,030
16.8%
16.5
5 rooms
2,339
19.4%
19.8
6 rooms
2,771
23.0%
17.8
7 rooms
1,472
12.2%
12.0
8 rooms
1,045
8.7%
8.6
9 rooms or more
804
6.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Agawam, MA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
12,059
 
 
1-unit, detached
7,616
63.2%
61.5
1-unit, attached
780
6.5%
5.9
2-units
620
5.1%
3.6
3 or 4 units
332
2.8%
4.4
5 to 9 units
1,165
9.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
573
4.8%
4.4
20 or more units
899
7.5%
9.0
Mobile home
74
0.6%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Agawam, MA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,371
11.4%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
806
6.7%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
1,939
16.1%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
1,635
13.6%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
2,992
24.8%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
1,798
14.9%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
867
7.2%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
517
4.3%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
122
1.0%
2.8%
2014 or later
12
0.1%
1.4%

Agawam, MA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
6,358
54.7%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
115
1.0%
4.7
Electricity
2,401
20.7%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
2,379
20.5%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
149
1.3%
1.9
Solar energy
10
0.1%
0.1
Other fuel
160
1.4%
0.5
No fuel used
49
0.4%
1.1

Agawam, MA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
5,769
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
72
1.2%
1.6%
$3,000 or more
118
2.0%
10.3%
$2,500 to $2,999
288
5.0%
7.0%
$500 to $999
545
9.4%
20.4%
$2,000 to $2,499
684
11.9%
11.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
1,993
34.5%
20.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
2,069
35.9%
28.8%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,374
41.2%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
892
15.5%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
685
11.9%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
423
7.3%
7.0%
35.0% or more
1,395
24.2%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

Agawam, MA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
2,882 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
57
2.0%
4.4%
$1,500 to $1,999
108
3.7%
11.9%
$3,000 or more
151
5.2%
1.8%
Less than $500
466
16.2%
10.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
912
31.6%
28.3%
$500 to $999
1,188
41.2%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
167
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
926
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
434
15.1%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
306
10.7%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
438
15.3%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
231
8.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
287
10.0%
9.0%
35.0% or more
1,175
40.9%
40.7%
Not Computed
178
0.0%
0.0%

Agawam, MA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
8,572
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
244
2.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
140
1.6%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
760
8.9%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
2,210
25.8%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
3,730
43.5%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
1,361
15.9%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
91
1.1%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
36
0.4%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
220,300
 
205,000