Hampden County, MA has a population of 468,467 people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $51,544. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Hampden County, MA declined from 470,690 to 468,467, a 0.47% decrease and its median household income grew from $51,514 to $51,544, a 0.06% increase.
The population of Hampden County, MA is 63.5% White, 24.6% Hispanic, and 7.87% Black. 24.9% of the people in Hampden County, MA speak a non-English language, and 96.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Hampden County, MA are Westfield State University, with 1,691 graduates, Springfield Technical Community College, with 1,105 graduates, and Holyoke Community College, with 1,056 graduates.
The median property value in Hampden County, MA is $198,700, and the homeownership rate is 62.2%. Most people in Hampden County, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Hampden County, MA is 2 cars per household.
Hampden County, MA is the 8th most populated county in Massachusetts and borders Hartford County, CT; Litchfield County, CT; Tolland County, CT; Berkshire County, MA; Hampshire County, MA; and Worcester County, MA& 1 more.