Springfield City PUMA, MA

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Population

154,613

0.404% growth

Median Age

32.9


Median Household Income

$37,118

3.85% growth

Number of Employees

59,107

3.03% growth

Median Property Value

$148,600

1.5% growth

About

In 2017, Springfield City PUMA, MA had a population of 155k people with a median age of 32.9 and a median household income of $37,118. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Springfield City PUMA, MA grew from 153,991 to 154,613, a 0.404% increase and its median household income grew from $35,742 to $37,118, a 3.85% increase.

The population of Springfield City PUMA, MA is 43.8% Hispanic or Latino, 32.6% White Alone, and 18.9% Black or African American Alone. 38.1% of the people in Springfield City PUMA, MA speak a non-English language, and 95.4% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Springfield City PUMA, MA are American International College (1,521 degrees awarded in 2016), Western New England University (1,128 degrees), and Springfield Technical Community College (1,051 degrees).

The median property value in Springfield City PUMA, MA is $148,600, and the homeownership rate is 46.7%. Most people in Springfield City PUMA, MA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Springfield City PUMA, MA is N/A per household.

Springfield City PUMA, MA borders Westfield & Holyoke Cities PUMA, MA and Chicopee City PUMA, MA.

Economy

The economy of Springfield City PUMA, MA employs 59.1k people. The largest industries in Springfield City PUMA, MA are Restaurants & Food Services (3,986 people), Hospitals (3,525 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,473 people), and the highest paying industries are Legal services ($94,581), Aerospace products & parts manufacturing ($89,074), and Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($87,730).

Median household income in Springfield City PUMA, MA is $37,118. Males in Springfield City PUMA, MA have an average income that is 1.08 times higher than the average income of females, which is $43,170. The income inequality in Springfield City PUMA, MA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.419, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$37,118

2017 value

± $1,309

3.85%

1 Year Growth

± 4.92%

Households in Springfield City PUMA, MA have a median annual income of $37,118, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $35,742 in 2016, which represents a 3.85% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$46,751

Average Male Salary

± $6,283

$43,170

Average Female Salary

± $6,038

In 2017, full-time male employees in Springfield City PUMA, MA made 1.08 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $41,705 ± $19,626

  2. White

    $38,457 ± $4,912

  3. Black

    $35,373 ± $6,442

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Springfield City PUMA, MA workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.08 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.419

2017 Wage GINI

0.42

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Springfield City PUMA, MA was 0.419 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.295% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Springfield City PUMA, MA was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Springfield City PUMA, MA in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Springfield City PUMA, MA was Norfolk (Northeast) & Middlesex (Southeast) Counties (West of Boston City) PUMA, MA with a value of $163,261, followed by Newton City & Brookline Town PUMA, MA and Middlesex (West Central) & Worcester (East) Counties PUMA, MA, with respective values of $132,841 and $124,673.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

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Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Springfield City PUMA, MA (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are N/A N/A, followed by N/A N/A and then N/A N/A.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

59.1k

2017 Value

3.03%

1 Year growth

± 3.03%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Springfield City PUMA, MA grew at a rate of 3.03%, from 57.4k employees to 59.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Springfield City PUMA, MA, are Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (3,397 people), Personal care aides (1,994 people), and Cashiers (1,883 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Springfield City PUMA, MA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Springfield City PUMA, MA, by number of employees, are Nursing, psychiatric, & home health aides (3,397 people), Personal care aides (1,994 people), and Cashiers (1,883 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Springfield City PUMA, MA has an unusually high number of residents working as Residential advisors (8 times higher than expected), Postal service clerks (5.77 times), and Social & human service assistants (5.18 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Springfield City PUMA, MA, by average salary, are Chief executives & legislators ($129,901), Physicians & surgeons ($111,594), and Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($111,202).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

59.1k

2017 Value

3.03%

1 Year growth

± 3.03%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Springfield City PUMA, MA grew at a rate of 3.03%, from 57.4k employees to 59.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Springfield City PUMA, MA, are Restaurants & Food Services (3,986 people), Hospitals (3,525 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,473 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Springfield City PUMA, MA, though some of these residents may live in Springfield City PUMA, MA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Springfield City PUMA, MA, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (3,986 people), Hospitals (3,525 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (3,473 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Springfield City PUMA, MA has an unusually high number of Ordnance (32.5 times higher than expected), Cutlery & hand tool manufacturing (6.21 times), and Coating, engraving, heat treating & allied activities (5.86 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Springfield City PUMA, MA, by average salary, are Legal services ($94,581), Aerospace products & parts manufacturing ($89,074), and Electric power generation, transmission & distribution ($87,730).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Massachusetts to other states, or from other states to Massachusetts.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $31.5B

  2. $27.2B

  3. $24.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Massachusetts product (by dollars) was Gasoline with $31.5B, followed by Mixed freight ($27.2B) and Electronics ($24.1B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Massachusetts products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$240B

2015 Value

$364B

Projected 2045 Value

51.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Massachusetts trade was $240B. This is expected to increase 51.4% to $364B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Massachusetts trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Massachusetts to other states, or from other states to Massachusetts.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $13.2B

  2. $13.2B

  3. $12.7B

In 2015, the top outbound Massachusetts domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New Hampshire with $13.2B, followed by New York with $13.2B and Connecticut and $12.7B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Massachusetts shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

95% of the population of Springfield City PUMA, MA has health coverage, with 32.1% on employee plans, 45.8% on Medicaid, 6.76% on Medicare, 9.61% on non-group plans, and 0.69% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Springfield City PUMA, MA was $10,559 in 2014. This is a 2.78% increase from the previous year ($10,273).

Primary care physicians in Springfield City PUMA, MA see 954 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.421% increase from the previous year (950 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1010 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 185 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Bristol County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (11.4%). Additionally, Bristol County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (29.1%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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954 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Massachusetts see an average of 954 patients per year. This represents a 0.421% increase from the previous year (950 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$10,559

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,302

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,922

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,899

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Massachusetts (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 2.78%, from $10,273 to $10,559.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.01%

Uninsured

32.1%

Employer Coverage

45.8%

Medicaid

6.76%

Medicare

9.61%

Non-Group

0.69%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Springfield City PUMA, MA stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 5.01%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Springfield City PUMA, MA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 11.4% prevalence

  2. 11.1% prevalence

  3. 10.8% prevalence

Bristol County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Massachusetts, at 11.4%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Massachusetts by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Springfield City PUMA, MA is home to a population of 155k people, from which 95.4% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Springfield City PUMA, MA residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Springfield City PUMA, MA is composed of 67.7k Hispanic or Latino residents (43.8%), 50.3k White Alone residents (32.6%), 29.2k Black or African American Alone residents (18.9%), 3.55k Two or More Races residents (2.29%), 3.26k Asian Alone residents (2.11%), 334 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.216%), 152 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.0983%), and 22 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0142%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Springfield City PUMA, MA are Spanish (47,315 speakers), Vietnamese (1,200 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (670 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

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Median Native-Born Age

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Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Springfield City PUMA, MA was 32.9. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Springfield City PUMA, MA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Springfield City PUMA, MA residents was 33.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

10.1%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

15.6k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Springfield City PUMA, MA residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Springfield City PUMA, MA was 10.1%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Dominican Republic

    2,953 ± 1,321 people

  2. Jamaica

    1,933 ± 1,073 people

  3. Guatemala

    1,095 ± 810 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Springfield City PUMA, MA was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 2,953 Springfield City PUMA, MA residents, followed by Jamaica with 1,933 and Guatemala with 1,095.

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Citizenship

95.4%

2017 Citizenship

95.2%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 95.4% of Springfield City PUMA, MA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Springfield City PUMA, MA was 95.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. Hispanic or Latino

    67.7k ± 3.04k

  2. White Alone

    50.3k ± 1.26k

  3. Black or African American Alone

    29.2k ± 1.04k

In 2017, there were 1.35 times more Hispanic or Latino residents (67.7k people) in Springfield City PUMA, MA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 50.3k White Alone and 29.2k Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Springfield City PUMA, MA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    47,315 speakers (32.8%)

  2. Vietnamese

    1,200 speakers (0.832%)

  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)

    670 speakers (0.464%)

38.1% of Springfield City PUMA, MA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Springfield City PUMA, MA was Spanish. 32.8% of the overall population of Springfield City PUMA, MA are native Spanish speakers. 0.832% speak Vietnamese and 0.464% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

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Education

In 2016, universities in Springfield City PUMA, MA awarded 5,636 degrees. The student population of Springfield City PUMA, MA is skewed towards women, with 7,325 male students and 10,409 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Springfield City PUMA, MA are White (3,612 and 64.7%), followed by Black or African American (741 and 13.3%), Hispanic or Latino (616 and 11%), and Unknown (362 and 6.49%).

The largest universities in Springfield City PUMA, MA by number of degrees awarded are American International College (1,521 and 27%), Western New England University (1,128 and 20%), and Springfield Technical Community College (1,051 and 18.6%).

The most popular majors in Springfield City PUMA, MA are Community Organization & Advocacy (609 and 10.8%), Liberal Arts & Sciences (292 and 5.18%), and General Special Education & Teaching (274 and 4.86%).

The median tuition costs in Springfield City PUMA, MA are $32,832 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 411 degrees awarded

  2. 100 degrees awarded

  3. 98 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Springfield City PUMA, MA was Community Organization & Advocacy with 411 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Springfield City PUMA, MA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 1,521 degrees awarded

  2. 1,128 degrees awarded

  3. 1,051 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$32,832

Median Private

In 2016, the Springfield City PUMA, MA institution with the largest number of graduating students was American International College with 1,521 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

2,086

Degrees Awarded to Men

3,550

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 2,086 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Springfield City PUMA, MA, which is 0.588 times less than the 3,550 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    3,612 degrees awarded

  2. Black or African American

    741 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    616 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Springfield City PUMA, MA were to White students. These 3,612 degrees mean that there were 4.87 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 741 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Springfield City PUMA, MA was $148,600 in 2017, which is 0.683 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $146,400 to $148,600, a 1.5% increase. The homeownership rate in Springfield City PUMA, MA is 46.7%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Springfield City PUMA, MA have an average commute time of 20.7 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Springfield City PUMA, MA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of N/A per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$37,118

Median Household Income

± $1,309

N/A

Number of Households

± N/A

In 2017, the median household income of the N/A households in Springfield City PUMA, MA grew to $37,118 from the previous year's value of $35,742.

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Housing

Property Value

$148,600

2017 Median

± $1,978

$146,400

2016 Median

± $1,876

In 2017, the median property value in Springfield City PUMA, MA grew to to $148,600 from the previous year's value of $146,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Springfield City PUMA, MA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Springfield City PUMA, MA the largest share of households have a property value in the N/A range.

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Property Taxes

$2k - $3k

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Springfield City PUMA, MA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Springfield City PUMA, MA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $2k - $3k range.

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Rent vs Own

46.7%

2017 Homeownership

47.2%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 46.7% of the housing units in Springfield City PUMA, MA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 47.2%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Springfield City PUMA, MA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

N/A

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Springfield City PUMA, MA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Springfield City PUMA, MA have N/A, followed by N/A.

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Commute Time

20.7 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Springfield City PUMA, MA have a shorter commute time (20.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.2% of the workforce in Springfield City PUMA, MA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    74.3%

  2. Carpooled

    11.5%

  3. Walked

    4.91%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Springfield City PUMA, MA was Drove Alone (74.3%), followed by those who Carpooled (11.5%) and those who Walked (4.91%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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