In 2019, Hampden County, MA had a population of 466k people with a median age of 39.1 and a median household income of $60,161. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Hampden County, MA declined from 470,406 to 466,372, a −0.858% decrease and its median household income grew from $52,372 to $60,161, a 14.9% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Hampden County, MA are White (Non-Hispanic) (61.4%), White (Hispanic) (18.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.22%), Other (Hispanic) (4.45%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.5%). 0% of the households in Hampden County, MA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.7% 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 2019, the median property value in Hampden County, MA was $224,200, and the homeownership rate was 60.5%. Most people in Hampden County, MA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Hampden County, MA was 2 cars per household.