Income/capita 28%
Household income 29%
Unemployment 62%
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IndexEast SpringfieldSpringfieldMassachusetts
Income per capita$21,355$19,027$38,069
Median household income$39,031$35,742$70,954
Median income owner occupied$0$60,350$95,052
Median income renter occupied$0$19,232$39,116
Median earnings male$28,330$28,412$45,946
Median earnings female$25,972$23,551$32,028
Unemployment rate7.5%7.3%4.6%
Poverty leveln/a29.7%11.4%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Springfield is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in East Springfield is 29% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Springfield is 62% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Springfield is 100% lower than the national average

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      East Springfield employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.8%9.9%
      Wholesale & retail services16.5%9.2%
      Public administration5.4%7.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.9%7.5%
      Education, health & social services16.3%44.9%

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      North Granby, CT1,471$130,649136.2%
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      Longmeadow, MA15,837$107,97695.2%
      Wilbraham, MA3,916$102,55385.4%
      Somers, CT1,809$87,63958.4%
      Springfield, MA153,991$35,74235.4%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Macon-Bibb County, GA153,925$37,15032.8%
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      Pasadena, TX153,286$48,60712.1%
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      Salinas, CA155,889$52,3385.4%
      Springfield, MA153,991$35,74235.4%
      Source: The East Springfield, Springfield, MA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).