Agawam, MA Local Area Information

About Area

The Town of Agawam is a place of tradition and of opportunity. A convenient location, affordable land and buildings, and a low tax rate allow residents to build good lives and attract those who wish to buy a home or start a business. The highway system and nearby airport link Agawam to the surrounding region's many opportunities.

From the town's rural past, the community has retained a sense of being a small town where people participate in civic activities, school affairs and sports events. Many recreational opportunities are offered at the State Park and neighboring golf courses.

The physical setting of Agawam, traditional farm fields, historic homes and village centers, with the natural location of the town including mountains, rivers, streams and wetlands, retain an appealing sense of quiet open space. A good place to raise children, with its family values and good schools, Agawam is also a good safe place to enjoy retirement years.


Southwestern Massachusetts, bordered by Suffield, Connecticut, on the south; Southwick and Westfield on the west; and West Springfield on the north. The Connecticut River separates Agawam from Springfield on the northeast and from Longmeadow on the east. Agawam is 94 miles southwest of Boston; 21 miles north of Hartford, Connecticut; and 131 miles from New York City.

Total Area: 24.23 sq. miles

Land Area: 23.24 sq. miles

Population: 27,323

Density: 1,176 per sq. mile

Source: Mass Department of Housing and Community Development

Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $204,200

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $204,200 $206,300
Median Single Family Home Value $218,200 $204,700
Median Condo Value $143,000 $221,200
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $169,800 $162,700
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $218,100 $200,400
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $234,200 $325,200
Percent Homes Decreasing 10% 21.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $150 $130
Median Sale Price $228,500 $229,200
Property Tax $2,872 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 1.3% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 6% 6.5%

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