Departments of Education in Hampden County, Massachusetts

There are 6 Departments of Education in Hampden County, Massachusetts, serving a population of 469,188 people in an area of 617 square miles. There is 1 Department of Education per 78,198 people, and 1 Department of Education per 102 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Hampden County is ranked 11th of 14 counties in Departments of Education per capita, and 9th of 14 counties in Departments of Education per square mile.

List of Hampden County Departments of Education

Find Hampden County, Massachusetts departments of education (DOE) and boards of education.


Agawam MA Department of Education 760 Cooper Street Agawam, MA

Agawam Massachusetts Department of Education 954 Main Street Agawam, MA

Chicopee Department of Education 180 Broadway Street Chicopee, MA

Palmer Department of Education 175 State Avenue Palmer, MA

Springfield 1550 Main Street Springfield, MA

Springfield Massachusetts Department of Education 293 Bridge Street Springfield, MA

About Hampden County Departments of Education

The Hampden County Department of Education is a Massachusetts state or federal agency whose mission is to provide leadership, develop policy, and disseminate funding, information, and other resources in support of student achievement in Hampden County, MA. While the missions of Massachusetts Departments of Education are similar to the federal Department of Education, state Departments of Education play a substantially different role in achieving their missions.

You may contact the Department of Education for questions about:
  • Hampden County public school system
  • Public school education programs
  • Hampden County school districts
  • Student loans and financial aid
  • School curriculum and tests
  • Hampden County school superintendents

Hampden County Education Statistics

Find Hampden County School Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Hampden County School Enrollment
 Hampden CountyMassachusetts
School Enrollment (Age 3+)120,8671,737,576
Kindergarden5,306 (4.4%)77,478 (4.5%)
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)47,390 (39.2%)615,349 (35.4%)
High School (Grades 9-12)25,665 (21.2%)343,788 (19.8%)
College/Grad School Enrollment35,070 (29.0%)590,757 (34.0%)
Hampden County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Hampden CountyMassachusetts
Less than 9th Grade Education19,274 (6.1%)216,649 (4.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)26,728 (8.5%)241,431 (5.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)95,086 (30.2%)1,162,683 (24.7%)
Some College, No Degree59,723 (19.0%)741,582 (15.8%)
Associate's Degree30,706 (9.8%)363,330 (7.7%)
Bachelor's Degree49,416 (15.7%)1,101,605 (23.4%)
Graduate/Professional Degree33,876 (10.8%)879,256 (18.7%)
Hampden County Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Hampden CountyMassachusetts
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher83,2921,980,861
Arts, Humanities & Others19,741 (23.7%)486,929 (24.6%)
Business16,304 (19.6%)357,822 (18.1%)
Education11,638 (14.0%)181,349 (9.2%)
Science & Engineering27,058 (32.5%)791,713 (40.0%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields8,551 (10.3%)163,048 (8.2%)