|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of West Springfield Town is 28,629. West Springfield Town, Massachusetts is the 1,365th largest city in the US.
West Springfield Town is located entirely in Hampden County.
The peak population of West Springfield Town was in 2020, when its population was 28,793. In 2020, West Springfield Town was the 1,355th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,365th largest city in the US. West Springfield Town is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
West Springfield Town has a population density of 1,698.7 people per square mile.
|1280||North Attleborough Town||30,854|
|1365||West Springfield Town||28,629|
|1361||Harrison, New York||28,774||18.8%|
|1365||West Springfield Town, Massachusetts||28,629|
|1366||Eagle Pass, Texas||28,596||25.4%|
|1368||Glen Ellyn, Illinois||28,533||4.7%|
|1369||Agawam Town, Massachusetts||28,494|
|1370||Jamestown, New York||28,393||-11.0%|
The total voting age population of West Springfield Town, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,756. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.9% of the residents of West Springfield Town are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of West Springfield Town are 87.1% White, 4.0% Asian, 3.2% Black, 3.2% Two or more races, 2.2% Other and 0.3% American Indian. Additionally, 10.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In West Springfield Town, 11.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.5%. On a per-household basis, 7.5% of families are below the poverty line in West Springfield Town.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.4% of West Springfield Town residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.6% of West Springfield Town residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 33.7% have a bachelor's degree and 14.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among West Springfield Town residents aged 5 and older, 22.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 9.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in West Springfield Town is 5.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In West Springfield Town, 17.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in West Springfield Town is $53,053.
In West Springfield Town, 58.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.2% of housing units in West Springfield Town.
Of all the housing units in West Springfield Town, 29.6% of them were build before 1940.
In West Springfield Town, 5.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 650 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in West Springfield Town is $878.
In West Springfield Town, 81.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.