The city of West Springfield is located in the county of Hampden. It covers a total area of 45.4 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, alternative medicine, household appliances, arts and crafts, automotive, finance, construction, cleaning, manufacturing of computer peripherals, real estate and propane gas, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by garden centers, restaurants, pharmacy shops, supermarkets and fast food restaurants.