Population density (sq mi)2,5074,832894
Median age24.832.639.4
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%49%43%
Speak Englishn/a61%77%
Speak Spanishn/a33%9%

Key findings

  • The population density in Bay is 48% lower than Springfield
  • The median age in Bay is 24% lower than Springfield
  • In Bay 27.96% of the population is White
  • In Bay 49.58% of the population is Black
  • In Bay 0.73% of the population is Asian

Compare Springfield, MA Demographics


      Bay population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.56%0.21%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race4.46%4.15%3.01%
      Other race17.27%14.22%4.13%
      In Bay, 43.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Bay age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Bay, Springfield, MA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).