west springfield Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 849 5.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 5,687 35.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 3,668 22.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,739 23.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,040 12.8 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,145 88.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,731 29.6 % 29.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 28,600 - -
19 years old and under 6,824 23.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 9,644 33.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,933 27.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 4,199 14.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 20,968 91.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,383 6.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 627 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 4,027 35.5 % 33.5 %
Married 5,016 44.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 413 3.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,899 16.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,174 - -
Occupied Housing Units 11,495 94.4 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 679 5.6 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 6,332 52.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 294 2.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,312 10.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,304 10.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 606 5.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 448 3.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,692 13.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 186 1.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 514 4.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,284 10.5 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,170 9.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,890 15.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,975 24.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 3,837 31.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,556 21.0 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,502 20.6 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 5,929 48.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 185 1.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 170 1.4 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 95 0.8 % 0.4 %
None 58 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 24,378 87.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,097 3.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 138 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,264 4.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,004 3.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 54,585 55,775
Median Family Income 68,272 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,988 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 50.00 %
  • Temperature 62.45 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.88 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.05
    [CDD] 0.3
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.06 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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