Living in Western Massachusetts
Baystate Medical Center is located in the city of Springfield, the largest city in western Massachusetts.
Approximately half a million people reside in its metropolitan area, with an additional two hundred thousand living in surrounding villages and farms that lie along the Connecticut River.
You'll find so much to explore, from pre-revolutionary historic sites to the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, from the Basketball Hall of Fame to Tanglewood, summer home of the Boston Pops. Explore the great outdoors in a kayak, on a bike, or from a zipline, then enjoy nearby great dining, shopping and entertainment.
The area boasts many beautiful homes in good neighborhoods, a great selection of public and private schools, as well as prestigious colleges and universities.
Living costs in Springfield are also 14% lower than the Massachusetts average.