Northampton Information

Northampton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Northampton, MA

General Northampton Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Hampshire County

Close cities: Amherst Center, MA, Southampton, MA, South Hadley, MA, Haydenville, MA, Hadley, MA, West Hatfield, MA, South Amherst, MA, North Hatfield, MA, Easthampton, MA, Hatfield, MA, Williamsburg, MA

Northampton Population (census data)
Total 28,411 (-1.8% since 2000)
Male 12,235 (43.1%)
Female 16,176 (56.9%)

Population Density: 825 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 96.4 (US Avg is 100)

Northampton Elevation: 140 feet above sea level

Land Area: 34.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $50,447

Zip Codes: 01063, 01061, 01060, and 01062.

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Northampton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (87.8%)
  • Hispanic (5.2%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • Black (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
  • Korean (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (21.0%)
  • English (13.9%)
  • Polish (12.2%)
  • German (10.3%)
  • French (9.7%)
  • Italian (7.8%)
Foriegn Born: 1,870 people (6.6%)
  • Asia (44.6%)
  • Europe (39.3%)
  • Latin America (16.1%)

Local Northampton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of Massachusetts, College of the Holy Cross

Northampton School Information

High Schools
Northampton High (380 Elm Street, Northampton, MA, 01060 - Northampton District)
Smith Vocational And Agricultural High (80 Locust Street, Northampton, MA, 01060 - Northampton-Smith District)
Other/Private Schools
Bridge Street (2 Parsons Street, Northampton, MA, 01060 - Northampton District)
Jackson Street (120 Jackson Street, Northampton, MA, 01060 - Northampton District)

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