East Longmeadow is a city in Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States situated in the Pioneer Valley region of Western Massachusetts. It had a population of 15,720 at the 2010 census. East Longmeadow is 5 miles southeast of downtown Springfield, 25 miles north of Hartford, 88 miles southwest of Boston, and 142 miles north of New York City.
East Longmeadow is part of the Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area, directly south of Springfield itself.
East Longmeadow hosts an annual Fourth of July Parade. It is one of the largest Fourth of July parades in western Massachusetts. East Longmeadow High School also serves as host to an annual Fourth of July fireworks display, traditionally held on July 3.
East Longmeadow was first settled in 1720 as part of Longmeadow as a section called "East Village". In 1894, East Village separated from Longmeadow, and becoming officially incorporated as East Longmeadow in the same year. A massive party was held to celebrate the newly separated East Longmeadow, where only one person was invited from Longmeadow.