MA

National Population : 333,590,059
Massachusetts State Population : 6,732,054

About Belchertown, MA

Belchertown, MA is located in Hampshire County in the state of Massachusetts.

The total City Population for Belchertown is about 14,967 with about 109 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 15,638.

The Average Home Value is $272,500.00, which is roughly 31% lower than the Average Home Value of $394,572.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 31% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $93,300.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $86,370.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 38% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Belchertown is about 4%.

Massachusetts is ranked #3 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Hampshire County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 64.84% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 71.73%
Republican: 25.22%
Libertarian: 1.23%
Other: 0.95%
Green: 0.87%


Nearby Locations

Granby, MA (5.89 mi.)
Three Rivers, MA (7.19 mi.)
Cushman, MA (7.23 mi.)
Pelham, MA (7.23 mi.)
Amherst, MA (7.23 mi.)
Hardwick, MA (7.49 mi.)
Ware, MA (7.49 mi.)
Ludlow, MA (8.29 mi.)
South Hadley, MA (8.93 mi.)
Palmer, MA (9.40 mi.)
Westover AFB, MA (9.84 mi.)
Hadley, MA (10.13 mi.)
Indian Orch, MA (10.31 mi.)
Indian Orchard, MA (10.31 mi.)
Wilbraham, MA (11.26 mi.)
Hatfield, MA (12.22 mi.)
Gilbertville, MA (12.46 mi.)
Holyoke, MA (12.49 mi.)
Shutesbury, MA (12.88 mi.)
Willimansett, MA (12.94 mi.)
Chicopee, MA (12.94 mi.)
Monson, MA (13.69 mi.)
W Hatfield, MA (13.79 mi.)
West Hatfield, MA (13.79 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 01007
Latitude : 42.274798
Longitude : -72.401922
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 592 ft.
Area Code(s) : 413

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.62
Male Population Estimate : 45.61%
Female Population Estimate : 48.06%
Median Age : 41.1
Male Median Age : 40.0
Female Median Age : 42.0

White Population Estimate : 89.38%
Black Population Estimate : 2.03%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.46%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.13%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.70%
Other Population Estimate : 0.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Belchertown specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hampshire County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Hampshire County: About 271 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hampshire County is about 6% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.