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The Geography of Punishment:

How Huge Sentencing Enhancement Zones Harm Communities, Fail to Protect Children

by Aleks Kajstura, Peter Wagner, and William Goldberg
Prison Policy Initiative
July 2008
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Appendix D. Rural/Urban percentages of Hampden County cities and towns.

Appendix D. Rural/Urban percentages of Hampden County cities and towns.
Percent rural Percent urban Area in square miles Population per square mile
Agawam 7.5% 92.5% 24.23 1,162
Blandford 100.0% 0% 53.55 23
Brimfield 100.0% 0% 35.21 95
Chester 100.0% 0% 37.12 35
Chicopee 1.5% 98.5% 23.9 2,287
East Longmeadow 1.8% 98.2% 13.01 1,084
Granville 100.0% 0% 42.96 35
Hampden 45.8% 54.2% 19.65 263
Holland 100.0% 0% 13.09 184
Holyoke 3.5% 96.5% 22.82 1,746
Longmeadow 0% 100.0% 9.51 1,645
Ludlow 9.5% 90.5% 28.23 692
Monson 74.4% 25.6% 44.82 187
Montgomery 100.0% 0% 15.18 43
Palmer 41.0% 59.0% 32.02 390
Russell 94.9% 5.1% 17.88 93
Southwick 44.5% 55.5% 31.7 279
Springfield 0% 100.0% 33.2 4,574
Tolland 100.0% 0% 32.77 13
Wales 95.5% 4.5% 15.96 109
Westfield 8.9% 91.1% 47.31 590
West Springfield 0.4% 99.6% 17.54 2,285
Wilbraham 17.2% 82.8% 22.42 601
Hampden County 9.7% 90.3% 634.07 717


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