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Szpęgawsk is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Starogard Gdański, within Starogard County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, in northern Poland. It lies approximately north-east of Starogard Gdański and south of the regional capital Gdańsk.

For details of the history of the region, see History of Pomerania.

The village has a population of 620.

During the Nazi Occupation, around 5000-7000 civilians were executed between September 1939 and January 1941 in the forest of Szpęgawsk (Las Szpęgawski), most of them intellectuals and Jews from Pomerania.