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Southampton
  • Suburb of Springfield, MA

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade C+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade C+

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Southampton is a suburb of Springfield with a population of 6,185. Southampton is in Hampshire County and is one of the best places to live in Massachusetts. Living in Southampton offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Southampton there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Southampton and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Southampton are above average.

About

About Southampton...
Population
6,185

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$373,300
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,139
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    8%
  • Own
    92%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    145.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    16.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    64.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    404.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    16%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    24%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%

Working in Southampton

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$114,531
National
$75,149

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