Living in Western Massachusetts
Baystate Medical Center is located in the Springfield, the largest city in western Massachusetts, with a metropolitan area of nearly half a million people. Another 200,000 live in surrounding towns, such as Northampton and Amherst, that lie along the Connecticut River.
Springfield: A Great Place to Live and Work
Basketball, Dr. Seuss, Twister, Rolls Royce, the monkey wrench—all started in Springfield.
We also have beautiful homes in good neighborhoods, excellent colleges and universities, art, music, a long and rich history, innovative technology, scenic beauty, and the world's largest pancake breakfast.
Take a look at all the things that make Springfield special in this video created by the Mayor's Office.