Springfield, Massachusetts 

16 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Economy in Springfield, Massachusetts

Springfield has an unemployment rate of 6.0%. The US average is 3.7%.

Springfield has seen the job market increase by 3.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 31.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Springfield
- The Sales Tax Rate for Springfield is 6.3%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Springfield is 5.1%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Springfield
- The average income of a Springfield resident is $18,435 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Springfield resident is $34,731 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSpringfield, MassachusettsUnited States
  6.0%3.7%
  3.6%1.6%
  31.7%33.5%
  6.3%6.2%
  5.1%4.6%
  $20,046$31,177
  $37,118$57,652
  $41,485$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  1.0%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  3.6%6.2%
  9.8%10.4%
  2.3%2.7%
  12.2%11.6%
  3.9%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  1.3%2.1%
  4.9%4.7%
  1.4%1.9%
  3.0%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  4.1%4.3%
  8.9%9.3%
  23.0%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  7.9%7.4%
  4.8%4.9%
  5.1%4.8%
ECONOMY MAP
  • Unemployment Rate (US Avg: 5.2%)
Select Map Options
  • Unemployment Rate
  • Median HH Income
  • Recent Job Growth
  • Income < $15k
  • Income > $200k
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >

    Reviews for Springfield    16 Reviews
    Substance users paradise!!! - 2/8/2020
    Lived here 11 years and leaving! Where to start. The city as most of the state is heavily liberal blue. Drug/Substance use is extremely acceptable and even marketed. At... Read More

    Start Your Review of Springfield


    A city on the upswing. - 10/14/2019
    Springfield is experiencing a rejeuvenation. Does the city have issues? Of course, what medium-sized city doesn't? During the past year, a new $1 billion MGM... Read More

    New resident, and I love it - 3/14/2017
    This city has a bad rep that is unwarranted. I just bought a terrific little house in a quiet and friendly neighborhood. Everywhere I go in this town, people are... Read More


    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Springfield, Massachusetts to any other place in the USA.

    MAPS OF SPRINGFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Springfield,Massachusetts Map
    ZIP CODES IN SPRINGFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS
    01109, 01108, 01104, 01118, 01119, 01105, 01107, 01151, 01129, 01128, ... 12 more

    NEW LISTINGS IN SPRINGFIELD
    $156,000
    47 Wellington St
    Bed 3 | Bath 1

    $399,000
    104 Bowdoin St
    Bed 7 | Bath 5

    $379,900
    281 Gilbert Ave
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $196,000
    N/A
    Bed 5 | Bath 3

    $174,900
    102 David St
    Bed 3 | Bath 2

    $369,900
    45 Delaware Ave
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $125,000
    165 Sawmill Rd
    Bed 3 | Bath 1


    PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP

    Members receive 10 FREE city profile downloads a month, unlimited access to our detailed cost of living calculator and analysis, unlimited access to our DataEngine, and more.

    Try Now
    Join BestPlaces