In 2018, Hampden County, MA had a population of 470k people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $52,372. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Hampden County, MA grew from 469,818 to 470,406, a 0.125% increase and its median household income grew from $51,726 to $52,372, a 1.25% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hampden County, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (61.7%), White (Hispanic) (19.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.67%), Other (Hispanic) (3.5%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.47%). 0% of the households in Hampden County, MA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 96.8% of the residents in Hampden County, MA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hampden County, MA are Westfield State University (1,739 degrees awarded in 2019), Western New England University (1,050 degrees), and American International College (998 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Hampden County, MA was $217,600, and the homeownership rate was 59.9%. Most people in Hampden County, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Hampden County, MA was 2 cars per household.