In 2020, Hampden County, MA had a population of 467k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $57,623. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Hampden County, MA declined from 467,871 to 466,647, a −0.262% decrease and its median household income grew from $55,429 to $57,623, a 3.96% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hampden County, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (62%), White (Hispanic) (16.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.72%), Other (Hispanic) (4.38%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (3.87%).
None of the households in Hampden County, MA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.9% of the residents in Hampden County, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hampden County, MA are Westfield State University (168263) (1,666 degrees awarded in 2020), Western New England University (1,116 degrees), and American International College (164447) (998 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Hampden County, MA was $216,100, and the homeownership rate was 61.6%.
Most people in Hampden County, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Hampden County, MA was 2 cars per household.
Hampden County, MA borders Hartford County, CT, Litchfield County, CT, Tolland County, CT, Berkshire County, MA, Hampshire County, MA, and Worcester County, MA.