South Hadley, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 17,514.
Population change since 2000: +1.8%
 
Males: 7,176  (41.0%)
Females: 10,338  (59.0%)
Median resident age:

40.6 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 01075.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $68,844 (it was $46,678 in 2000)
South Hadley:

$68,844
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $34,289 (it was $22,732 in 2000)

South Hadley town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $257,298 (it was $134,300 in 2000)
South Hadley:

$257,298
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $307,137; detached houses: $311,239; townhouses or other attached units: $320,835; in 2-unit structures: $387,328; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $211,437; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $201,987; mobile homes: $100,098
March 2019 cost of living index in South Hadley: 115.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in South Hadley, MA (2010)
    • 15,30887.4%White alone
    • 7534.3%Hispanic
    • 7014.0%Asian alone
    • 3682.1%Black alone
    • 3221.8%Two or more races
    • 330.2%Other race alone
    • 200.1%American Indian alone
    • 90.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in South Hadley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in South Hadley, Massachusetts as of July 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in South Hadley is 3,503 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in South Hadley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(5.8)
8
(46.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(17.7)
1
(5.8)
1
(5.8)
4
(22.7)
10
(56.7)
4
(22.5)
7
(39.4)
6
(33.9)
1
(5.6)
2
(11.2)
1
(5.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(11.7)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
7
(41.4)
5
(29.0)
6
(35.0)
9
(51.1)
2
(11.3)
4
(22.5)
4
(22.5)
3
(17.0)
5
(28.2)
4
(22.5)
3
(16.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(93.4)
22
(128.2)
27
(158.7)
23
(135.9)
23
(133.2)
30
(175.0)
32
(181.6)
29
(164.4)
30
(168.6)
21
(118.3)
31
(175.3)
17
(95.8)
21
(118.0)
20
(112.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
41
(239.3)
66
(384.5)
93
(546.7)
66
(390.0)
66
(382.2)
73
(426.0)
65
(368.9)
90
(510.1)
97
(545.1)
66
(371.9)
75
(424.1)
123
(693.0)
95
(533.6)
78
(438.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
161
(939.7)
190
(1,107)
154
(905.3)
185
(1,093)
168
(973.0)
198
(1,155)
199
(1,129)
235
(1,332)
167
(938.5)
159
(895.9)
189
(1,069)
122
(687.4)
148
(831.3)
160
(898.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(105.1)
13
(75.7)
19
(111.7)
6
(35.5)
19
(110.0)
17
(99.2)
10
(56.8)
9
(51.0)
12
(67.4)
12
(67.6)
12
(67.9)
8
(45.1)
8
(44.9)
13
(73.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(5.8)
3
(17.5)
1
(5.9)
2
(11.8)
1
(5.8)
4
(23.3)
3
(17.0)
2
(11.3)
1
(5.6)
2
(11.3)
2
(11.3)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)89.6141.9115.2127.7114.4134.1145.3186.0139.5129.3145.2111.7113.5104.5

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in South Hadley, MA

Crime rate in South Hadley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 33 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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South Hadley, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (19.7%), French (15.6%), Polish (14.8%), English (13.7%), French Canadian (12.0%), German (11.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1775

Elevation: 257 feet

Land area: 17.7 square miles.

Population density: 989 people per square mile   (low).

South Hadley, Massachusetts map

1,170 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe, 2.0% Asia, 1.1% North America).

This town:

6.8%
Massachusetts:

12.2%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
South Hadley town:

1.7% ($2,288)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (4.5 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (76.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (117.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Holyoke, MA (1.7 miles ),
Granby, MA (1.9 miles ),
Chicopee, MA (2.1 miles ),
Easthampton, MA (2.2 miles ),
Easthampton Town, MA (2.2 miles ),
Ludlow, MA (2.7 miles ),
Northampton, MA (2.7 miles ),
Southampton, MA (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 42.23 N, Longitude: 72.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 413

Distribution of median household income in South Hadley, MA in 2017

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 43 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 1998: 38 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $209,000
  • 2000: 26 buildings, average cost: $201,400
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $245,600
  • 2002: 40 buildings, average cost: $233,900
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $270,600
  • 2004: 36 buildings, average cost: $275,300
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $275,600
  • 2006: 32 buildings, average cost: $242,400
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $245,600
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $215,100
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $193,000
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $237,700
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $209,800
  • 2013: 12 buildings, average cost: $176,400
  • 2014: 13 buildings, average cost: $182,000
  • 2015: 26 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2016: 19 buildings, average cost: $183,200
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $186,800
Number of permits per 10,000 South Hadley, MA residents
Average permit cost in South Hadley, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in South Hadley, MA
Historical housing units in South Hadley, MA
Most common industries in South Hadley, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (23.4%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Paper (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (33.1%)
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (2.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (2.7%)
  • Public administration (2.6%)
Most common occupations in South Hadley, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Registered nurses (2.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Top executives (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.6%)

Average climate in South Hadley, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

South Hadley, Massachusetts average temperatures South Hadley, Massachusetts average precipitation South Hadley, Massachusetts humidity South Hadley, Massachusetts wind speed South Hadley, Massachusetts snowfall South Hadley, Massachusetts sunshine South Hadley, Massachusetts clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.4. This is about average.

City:

72.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.318. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.318
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 9.70. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.70
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.526. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.526
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.31. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.31
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

South Hadley-area historical tornado activity is above Massachusetts state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.1 miles away from the South Hadley town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 tornado 26.6 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South Hadley-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 148.4 miles away from South Hadley center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 165.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 100.7 miles away from South Hadley center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 17.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.4 miles away from South Hadley center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 246.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hampshire County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
South Hadley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in South Hadley:

  • WINGATE AT SOUTH HADLEY REHAB AND SKILLED NURSING (573 GRANBY ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near South Hadley:

  • FALLS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SOUTH HADLEY FALLS, MA)
  • HOLYOKE VISITING NURSE ASSOC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • RENAISSANCE MANOR ON CABOT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • HOLYOKE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • HOLYOKE REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • OAK MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)
  • HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; HOLYOKE, MA)

Amtrak stations near South Hadley:

  • 9 miles: SPRINGFIELD (66 LYMAN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: AMHERST (RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

College/University in South Hadley:

  • Mount Holyoke College (Full-time enrollment: 2,573; Location: 50 College Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mtholyoke.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near South Hadley:

  • Holyoke Community College (about 5 miles; Holyoke, MA; Full-time enrollment: 4,911)
  • Smith College (about 7 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • American International College (about 9 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,733)
  • Springfield Technical Community College (about 9 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,750)
  • Western New England University (about 9 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,477)
  • Springfield College (about 10 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,144)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 11 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)

Public high schools in South Hadley:

Public elementary/middle schools in South Hadley:

See full list of schools located in South Hadley

Libraries in South Hadley:

  • SOUTH HADLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $551,215; Location: 27 BARDWELL ST.; 35,562 books; 930 e-books; 5,673 audio materials; 5,023 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 132 print serial subscriptions)
  • GAYLORD MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $48,976; Location: 47 COLLEGE STREET; 11,180 books; 505 audio materials; 1,069 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in South Hadley: The Orchards Country Club (A), McCrays Farms (B), South Hadley Industrial Park (C), Hooker Auditorium (D), Joseph Skinner Museum (E), Kendall Sports Complex (F), Laboratory Theater (G), MacGregor Hall (H), Mary Lyon Hall (I), Mary Wooley Hall (J), Meed Hall (K), Merrill House (L), Miles-Smith Science Library (M), Mount Holyoke College Art Museum (N), New Hall Center (O), North Mandelle Hall (P), North Rockefeller Hall (Q), Old Firehouse Museum (R), Pearsons Annex (S), Pearsons Hall (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Newton Street Shopping Center (1), Village Commons Shopping Center (2), Woodlawn Shopade Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in South Hadley include: Pioneer Valley Baptist Church (A), New Beginning Church of God (B), Assembly of Christian Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Stony Brook Community Church (E), Saint Theresa Church (F), Saint Michaels Catholic Church (G), First Congregational Church (H), Falls Congregational Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Evergreen Cemetery (1), Notre Dame Cemetery (2), Saint Rose Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lower Pond (A), Taylor Pond (B), Connecticut River Reservoir (C), Buttery Brook Tributary Reservoir (D), Stony Brook Reservoir (E), Leaping Well Reservoir (F), Lithia Springs Reservoir (G), Pearl City Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Batchelor Brook (A), Buttery Brook (B), Dry Brook (C), Elmer Brook (D), Leaping Well Brook (E), Newton Smith Brook (F), Stony Brook (G), White Brook (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in South Hadley include: Woodbridge Street Historic District (1), Town Hall Playground (2), Talcott Aboretum (3), Hadley Falls Canal Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: George Herbert Mead - Philosopher, Benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge - Colonel in the Massachusetts militia, Ralph W. Ellis - Politician, Edwin White - Painter, Pamela Stewart - Poet, Winthrop H. Smith - Financial businessman.

Hampshire County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in South Hadley and their reported violations in the past:

SOUTH HADLEY FD #1 (MWRA) (Population served: 14,000, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-12-2013 to DEC-13-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from MAR-12-2013 to OCT-18-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-12-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (SEP-26-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAR-12-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-27-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-21-2005)
SOUTH HADLEY FD #2 (Population served: 4,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JAN-05-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-13-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-17-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from SEP-28-2009 to DEC-17-2009)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (AUG-13-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-27-2006)
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

61.2%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.2%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.7%
Whole state:

4.4%

People in group quarters in South Hadley in 2010:

  • 2,049 people in college/university student housing
  • 118 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 21 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 7 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in South Hadley in 2000:

  • 1,720 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 114 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in South Hadley (2011 data):

  • PeoplesBank: South Hadley Branch at 494 Newton Street, branch established on 1993/04/26; College Street Branch at 7 College Street, branch established on 2006/08/28. Info updated 2007/02/12: Bank assets: $1,653.1 mil, Deposits: $1,224.2 mil, headquarters in Holyoke, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Peoplesbancorp, Mhc
  • Berkshire Bank: South Hadley Branch at 74 Lamb Street, Route 116, branch established on 1993/01/11. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $3,955.6 mil, Deposits: $3,176.2 mil, headquarters in Pittsfield, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 64 total offices
  • TD Bank, National Association: South Hadley/Newton Branch at 460 Newton Street, branch established on 1996/08/28. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Chicopee Savings Bank: South Hadley Branch at 32 Willimansett Street, branch established on 2008/11/19. Info updated 2012/04/03: Bank assets: $615.4 mil, Deposits: $459.7 mil, headquarters in Chicopee, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Chicopee Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: South Hadley Branch at 487 Newton Street, branch established on 1968/09/05. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Easthampton Savings Bank: Granby Road Branch at 605 Granby Road, branch established on 2002/01/29. Info updated 2008/10/14: Bank assets: $939.2 mil, Deposits: $757.1 mil, headquarters in Easthampton, MA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Esb Bancorp Mhc

For population 15 years and over in South Hadley:

Marital status in South Hadley, MA
  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

For population 25 years and over in South Hadley:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for South Hadley, MA (based on Hampshire County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,64322
Mainline Protestant8,45445
Other4,72227
Evangelical Protestant3,12822
Black Protestant291
None91,104-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 32
Hampshire County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Hampshire County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 24
Here:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Here:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 158
Hampshire County:

10.22 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
State:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Hampshire County:

21.7%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

6.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,297 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($304 average AGI)
Hampshire County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hampden County, MA  2.24% ($46,371 average AGI)
from Franklin County, MA  0.70% ($42,432)
from Worcester County, MA  0.34% ($47,054)


7.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.39%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Hampshire County:

0.06%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hampden County, MA  2.14% ($44,170 average AGI)
to Franklin County, MA  0.79% ($43,790)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.34% ($45,114)
Businesses in South Hadley, MA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1New Balance1
Ace Hardware1Subway1
Dunkin Donuts1U-Haul2
FedEx3UPS6

Strongest AM radio stations in South Hadley:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WSPR (1270 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. AND HELENA R. GOIS, TENANTS BY THE ENTIRETY)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPNI (1430 AM; 5 kW; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHMP (1400 AM; 1 kW; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHNP (1600 AM; 3 kW; EAST LONGMEADOW, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Hadley:

  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WCCH (103.5 FM; HOLYOKE, MA; Owner: HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • W246AM (97.1 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)
  • WMHC (91.5 FM; SOUTH HADLEY, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF MOUNT HOLYOKE COLLEGE)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLZX (99.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WEIB (106.3 FM; NORTHAMPTON, MA; Owner: CUTTING EDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: LAPPIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Hadley:

  • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGGB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • W12CL (Channel 12; GRANBY, CT; Owner: SALVATORE MINNITI)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of South Hadley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 17.8mTotal length
  • $7,202,000Total costs
  • 106,129Total average daily traffic
  • 7,765Total average daily truck traffic
  • 163,877Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in South Hadley, MA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for South Hadley, MA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Michael J Umano, Off Hadley Street (Lat: 42.277028 Lon: -72.590472), Type: 42.6, Structure height: 25015 m, Overall height: 42.6 m, Registrant: Industrial Tower And Wireless, LLC, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com, , Marsh-field, Phone: (781) 319-1011
  • Michael J Umano, Off Hadley Street (Lat: 42.277028 Lon: -72.590472), Type: 42.6, Structure height: 25015 m, Overall height: 42.6 m, Registrant: Industrial Tower And Wireless, LLC, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com, , Marsh-field, Phone: (781) 319-1011
  • Michael J Umano, Off Hadley Street (Lat: 42.277028 Lon: -72.590472), Type: 42.6, Structure height: 25015 m, Overall height: 42.6 m, Registrant: Industrial Tower And Wireless, LLC, Kevin.Delaney@induscom.Com, , Marsh-field, Phone: (781) 319-1011

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in South Hadley, MA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Various Locations (Lat: 42.233417 Lon: -72.652583), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPOQ711,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.443 MHz, Grant Date: 10/18/2018, Expiration Date: 11/09/2028, Registrant: Water Department - Fire District No.1, 438 Granby Road, South Hadley, MA 01075, Phone: (413) 532-0666, Fax: (413) 532-0666, Email:
  • CT03XC229, 14 Mulligan Dr. (Lat: 42.244139 Lon: -72.599389), Type: Tank, Structure height: 41.1 m, Overall height: 41.8 m, Call Sign: WQPU414,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2012, Expiration Date: 08/16/2022, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1 Alvord St (Lat: 42.271750 Lon: -72.605639), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WHU829, Licensee ID: L00874595,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.575 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2004, Expiration Date: 08/16/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/18/2014, Registrant: Brunelle Inc, 1 Alvord St, South Hadley, MA 01075

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in South Hadley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2887L , Serial Number: 17256087, Year manufactured: 1967, Certificate Issue Date: 05/20/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Edward W Maziarz, 54 Lyman Ter, South Hadley, MA 01075
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-17 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5003H , Serial Number: 17-203, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 09/15/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 04/28/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Donald H Bradley, 88 Alvord St, South Hadley, MA 01075
  • Aircraft: BEECH D55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 500AC , Serial Number: TE-732, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 08/23/1989
    Registrant (Individual): John R Easter, 50 E Red Bridge Ln, South Hadley, MA 01075
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5456P , Serial Number: 24-512, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/13/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 03/01/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Russell Foisy, 16 Lathrop St, South Hadley, MA 01075
  • Aircraft: BEECHCRAFT CORP G58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 707DK , Serial Number: TH-2374, Year manufactured: 2013, Airworthiness Date: 02/15/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 08/25/2015
    Registrant (LLC): 51 Uniform LLC, 30 Ashton Ln, South Hadley, MA 01075
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8828C , Serial Number: 28R-7635183, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 08/08/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis E Hogan, 10 Ashton Ln, South Hadley, MA 01075
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9393V , Serial Number: 700029, Year manufactured: 1969, Certificate Issue Date: 08/07/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Alan Rifkin, Po Box 10, South Hadley, MA 01075

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 58. The highest number of fire incidents - 101 took place in 2009, and the least - 4 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in South Hadley, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (68.3%), and Outside Fires (21.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in South Hadley, MA
    • 66868.3%Structure Fires
    • 20721.2%Outside Fires
    • 545.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 495.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for South Hadley, MA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in South Hadley, MA
  • 45.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 41.3%Utility gas
  • 10.5%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Hadley, MA
  • 38.8%Electricity
  • 36.2%Utility gas
  • 21.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood


South Hadley compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

South Hadley on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: postsecondary teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: librarians, curators, and archivists (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: mathematical science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: postsecondary teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: therapists (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: u. s. postal service (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 high-educated but low-earning cities"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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