Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Chicopee, MA (Massachusetts) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $187,314 (it was $102,000 in 2000)
Chicopee:

$187,314
Massachusetts:

$385,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $154,191 - $233,810

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $203,578
Here:

$203,578
State:

$481,855

Townhouses or other attached units: $155,038
Here:

$155,038
State:

$464,513

In 2-unit structures: $313,564
Here:

$313,564
State:

$452,265

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $158,830
Here:

$158,830
State:

$450,840

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $483,298
Here:

$483,298
State:

$471,079

Mobile homes: $66,178
Here:

$66,178
State:

$117,333

Chicopee,MA index of house prices

Total population: 55,795 (Urban population: 53,804, Rural population: 849 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 24,848 (23,478 occupied: 12,983 owner occupied, 10,597 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

45%
State:

38%

Housing density: 1,086 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $128,492.

Median contract rent in 2017: $465 (lower quartile is $337, upper quartile is $562)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $733


Median gross rent in Chicopee, MA in 2017: $530

Housing units in Chicopee with a mortgage: 8,305 (142 second mortgage, 887 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,702

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $87,605

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $48,211

Median monthly housing costs: $926


Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Latest news about housing in Chicopee, MA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Chicopee, Massachusetts Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1957

Median year apartment built: 1951

Household type by relationship:

Households: 56,309
  • In family households: 43,333 (6,513 male householders, 7,305 female householders)
    8,370 spouses, 15,509 children (14,781 natural, 175 adopted, 548 stepchildren), 1,241 grandchildren, 681 brothers or sisters, 1,041 parents, 548 other relatives, 2,149 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 11,695 (4,084 male householders (3,468 living alone)), 5,658 female householders (4,508 living alone)), 1,964 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,370

Size of family households: 6,351 2-persons, 3,557 3-persons, 2,348 4-persons, 974 5-persons, 338 6-persons, 168 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,977 1-person, 1,735 2-persons, 48 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 2 5-persons.

4,631 married couples with children.
4,727 single-parent households (849 men, 3,878 women).

78.3% of residents of Chicopee speak English at home.
11.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
8.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (60% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (52% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (51% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 4,897 (8.7%)
(62.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • 16no bedroom
  • 4811 bedroom
  • 3,8992 bedrooms
  • 6,5293 bedrooms
  • 1,6214 bedrooms
  • 4625+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • 597no bedroom
  • 2,7011 bedroom
  • 4,3872 bedrooms
  • 2,5403 bedrooms
  • 2414 bedrooms
  • 755+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chicopee in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chicopee in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 518no vehicle
  • 4,1731 vehicle
  • 5,5232 vehicles
  • 1,9503 vehicles
  • 5604 vehicles
  • 1915+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chicopee in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chicopee in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,012no vehicle
  • 6,3161 vehicle
  • 2,0652 vehicles
  • 2023 vehicles
  • 614 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • 01 room
  • 282 rooms
  • 2373 rooms
  • 2,1024 rooms
  • 4,2245 rooms
  • 3,3166 rooms
  • 1,3707 rooms
  • 1,1098 rooms
  • 6789+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • 5521 room
  • 4752 rooms
  • 1,7183 rooms
  • 3,8504 rooms
  • 2,4575 rooms
  • 1,1156 rooms
  • 2687 rooms
  • 308 rooms
  • 989+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Chicopee, MA
  • Chicopee, MA household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Chicopee, MA in 2017
  • 1,506Less than $10,000
  • 3,119$10,000 to $19,999
  • 2,169$20,000 to $29,999
  • 2,395$30,000 to $39,999
  • 2,514$40,000 to $49,999
  • 2,055$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,215$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,837$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,892$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,164$125,000 to $149,999
  • 800$150,000 to $199,999
  • 458$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Chicopee, MA

  • Distribution of house value in Chicopee, MA in 2017
  • 61Less than $10,000
  • 44$10,000 to $14,999
  • 124$15,000 to $19,999
  • 64$20,000 to $24,999
  • 12$25,000 to $29,999
  • 39$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 48$40,000 to $49,999
  • 39$50,000 to $59,999
  • 90$60,000 to $69,999
  • 20$70,000 to $79,999
  • 57$80,000 to $89,999
  • 84$90,000 to $99,999
  • 851$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,705$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,927$150,000 to $174,999
  • 2,090$175,000 to $199,999
  • 2,315$200,000 to $249,999
  • 1,149$250,000 to $299,999
  • 340$300,000 to $399,999
  • 62$400,000 to $499,999
  • 93$500,000 to $749,999
  • 31$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 15$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 64$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Chicopee, MA

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Chicopee, MA in 2017
  • 168Less than $100
  • 98$100 to $149
  • 90$150 to $199
  • 459$200 to $249
  • 527$250 to $299
  • 222$300 to $349
  • 435$350 to $399
  • 109$400 to $449
  • 181$450 to $499
  • 268$500 to $549
  • 233$550 to $599
  • 580$600 to $649
  • 377$650 to $699
  • 939$700 to $749
  • 1,069$750 to $799
  • 1,552$800 to $899
  • 1,072$900 to $999
  • 1,179$1,000 to $1,249
  • 285$1,250 to $1,499
  • 206$1,500 to $1,999
  • 31$2,000 to $2,499
  • 302No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 82.8%
Number of people working at home: 501 (1.9% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 798
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,412
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 4,636
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 4,926
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 5,360
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,482
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,389
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 597
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 589
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 799
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 636
  • 90 or more minutes: 167
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Chicopee

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 18,118 (87%)
  • Carpooled: 1,290 (6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 260 (1%)
  • Railroad: 1 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 7 (0%)
  • Taxi: 164 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 28 (0%)
  • Walked: 582 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 501 (2%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.2%Males
  • 3.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 27.0%Males
  • 29.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 3.1%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 22.8%Males
  • 15.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 26.4%Males
  • 14.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 11.8%Males
  • 8.8%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Chicopee, Massachusetts
  • 8312010 or later
  • 8632000 to 2009
  • 1,5231990 to 1999
  • 6311980 to 1989
  • 6971970 to 1979
  • 1,841Before 1970
Ancestries in Chicopee, MA

First ancestries reported:

  • Polish: 4,171 (14.0%)
  • French Canadian: 2,726 (9.1%)
  • French: 2,049 (6.9%)
  • Irish: 1,943 (6.5%)
  • Portuguese: 880 (3.0%)
  • Italian: 860 (2.9%)
  • American: 778 (2.6%)
  • English: 744 (2.5%)
  • German: 452 (1.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 333 (1.1%)
  • Russian: 303 (1.0%)
  • Brazilian: 289 (1.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 233 (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 211 (0.7%)
  • Cape Verdean: 139 (0.5%)
  • African: 123 (0.4%)
  • Greek: 96 (0.3%)
  • Nigerian: 96 (0.3%)
  • Jamaican: 91 (0.3%)
  • European: 88 (0.3%)
  • Arab: 87 (0.3%)
  • Iraqi: 71 (0.2%)
  • Haitian: 63 (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 50 (0.2%)
  • Turkish: 46 (0.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 44 (0.1%)
  • Lebanese: 42 (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 42 (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 29 (0.10%)
  • British: 28 (0.09%)
  • Scottish: 26 (0.09%)
  • Danish: 23 (0.08%)
  • Austrian: 22 (0.07%)
  • Dutch: 22 (0.07%)
  • Swiss: 19 (0.06%)
  • Belizean: 18 (0.06%)
  • Finnish: 15 (0.05%)
  • Barbadian: 15 (0.05%)
  • Slavic: 11 (0.04%)
  • Scandinavian: 10 (0.03%)
  • Welsh: 10 (0.03%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7 (0.02%)
  • Sudanese: 5 (0.02%)
  • Lithuanian: 2 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Poland
Chicopee:

22.6% (1,263)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Dominican Republic
Chicopee:

11.4% (634)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Portugal
Chicopee:

8.1% (450)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Canada
Chicopee:

6.3% (353)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Ukraine
Chicopee:

4.5% (254)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Chicopee:

4.3% (242)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Brazil
Chicopee:

4.3% (240)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Russia
Chicopee:

3.1% (175)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Philippines
Chicopee:

3.0% (170)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Pakistan
Chicopee:

2.6% (147)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Iraq
Chicopee:

2.4% (134)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Germany
Chicopee:

2.2% (125)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Chicopee:

2.2% (125)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Other Eastern Africa
Chicopee:

2.2% (121)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Ireland
Chicopee:

1.9% (104)
Massachusetts:

100.0% (-1)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 39,965
  • Other state: 7,799
  • Northeast: 5,322
  • Midwest: 776
  • South: 1,296
  • West: 410

84.4% of Chicopee residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41.8% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 53.0% lived in Massachusetts.


Chicopee:

84.4%
State average:

86.7%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 322
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 102
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 284
  • 9th grade: 474
  • 10th grade: 375
  • 11th grade: 522
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 632
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,336
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,199
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,624
  • Associate degree: 1,999
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,415
  • Master's degree: 821
  • Professional school degree: 94
  • Doctorate degree: 63
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 547
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 253
  • 5th and 6th grade: 217
  • 7th and 8th grade: 529
  • 9th grade: 591
  • 10th grade: 643
  • 11th grade: 434
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 285
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,306
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,605
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,337
  • Associate degree: 2,158
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,556
  • Master's degree: 1,423
  • Professional school degree: 109
  • Doctorate degree: 234
Educational Attainment for Females
Chicopee marital status for males
Chicopee marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,772
  • One, attached: 1,347
  • Two: 3,858
  • 3 or 4: 3,812
  • 5 to 9: 2,263
  • 10 to 19: 752
  • 20 to 49: 583
  • 50 or more: 1,146
  • Mobile homes: 657

Median worth of mobile homes: $57,859

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 1.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Chicopee
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Chicopee, MA
  • 48.6%Utility gas
  • 32.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.4%Electricity
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Chicopee, MA
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 40.7%Utility gas
  • 12.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 272
Here:

5.6%
Massachusetts:

8.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 184
Here:

7.4%
Massachusetts:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,176
Here:

38.0%
Massachusetts:

47.7%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability