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Demographics Analysis

The people of Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 9 years : 102

10 to 14 years : 67

15 to 17 years : 18

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 17

22 to 24 years : 44

25 to 29 years : 75

30 to 34 years : 71

35 to 39 years : 81

40 to 44 years : 25

45 to 49 years : 113

50 to 54 years : 76

55 to 59 years : 174

60 and 61 years : 69

62 to 64 years : 72

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 46

80 to 84 years : 17

85 years and over : 19

Female:

Under 5 years : 50

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 92

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 28

21 years : 18

22 to 24 years : 23

25 to 29 years : 132

30 to 34 years : 52

35 to 39 years : 99

40 to 44 years : 44

45 to 49 years : 119

50 to 54 years : 106

55 to 59 years : 201

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 46

65 and 66 years : 16

67 to 69 years : 76

70 to 74 years : 33

75 to 79 years : 21

80 to 84 years : 53

85 years and over : 32


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,381

Multiple ancestry : 933

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 193


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,168

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 20

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 120

Not a U.S. citizen : 199


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 65

5 to 17 years : 387

18 to 24 years : 130

25 to 34 years : 330

35 to 44 years : 249

45 to 54 years : 414

55 to 59 years : 375

60 and 61 years : 96

62 to 64 years : 118

65 to 74 years : 155

75 years and over : 188

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 37

5 to 17 years : 214

18 to 24 years : 92

25 to 34 years : 150

35 to 44 years : 29

45 to 54 years : 167

55 to 59 years : 120

60 and 61 years : 84

62 to 64 years : 30

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 115

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 17 years : 114

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 68

35 to 44 years : 156

45 to 54 years : 225

55 to 59 years : 235

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 72

65 to 74 years : 91

75 years and over : 56

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 20

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 59

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 92

35 to 44 years : 64

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 29

75 years and over : 17


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 491

Female : 582

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 514

Female : 581

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 20

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 106

Female : 213


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 1,036

Born in other state in the United States : 936

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 102


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 403

Now married, except separated : 248

Divorced : 135

Separated : 29

Widowed : 86

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 204

Now married, except separated : 391

Divorced : 271

Separated : 91

Widowed : 27

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 20

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 36

Now married, except separated : 135

Divorced : 72

Separated : 0

Widowed : 17


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Speak only English : 2,073

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 141

Speak English less than "very well" : 16

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 36

German:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 116


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 610   (22.6%)
  • German: 326   (12.1%)
  • Other Groups: 297   (11.0%)
  • Italian: 266   (9.8%)
  • English: 256   (9.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 196   (7.3%)
  • Polish: 128   (4.7%)
  • Scottish: 105   (3.9%)
  • United States Or American: 70   (2.6%)
  • Hungarian: 58   (2.1%)
  • Russian: 58   (2.1%)
  • French Canadian: 35   (1.3%)
  • Danish: 35   (1.3%)
  • Austrian: 32   (1.2%)
  • Swiss: 31   (1.1%)
  • European: 29   (1.1%)
  • Arab: 27   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 24   (0.9%)
  • Dutch: 23   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 19   (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 18   (0.7%)
  • Eastern European: 12   (0.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 12   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 9   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Slavic: 9   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts is 2,507



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts: 1,131
Female Population in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts: 1,376


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts: 48.2
Median Female Resident Age in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts: 46.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

47.1

Male

45.7

Female

48.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

50.2

Male

43.8

Female

53.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.0

Male

40.5

Female

43.0

Asian


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.0

Female

43.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.5

Female

29.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.5

Male

20.3

Female

17.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

32.1

Male

32.3

Female

32.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.8

Male

46.6

Female

49.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts


  • White: 2,094
  • African American: 196
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 181
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 36



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (2.11%)
  • 9th Grade: 19   (2.67%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 30   (4.22%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (0.98%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 220   (30.94%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 53   (7.45%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 68   (9.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 35   (4.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 168   (23.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 38   (5.34%)
  • Professional School Degree: 37   (5.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 21   (2.95%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (0.78%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (0.89%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (0.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (1.11%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 307   (34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 97   (10.74%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 114   (12.62%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (3.32%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 151   (16.72%)
  • Master's Degree: 137   (15.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 26   (2.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Universities & Colleges In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Bard College At Simon's Rock


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 403; Location: 4 Alford Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230, Web: http://www.simons-rock.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Great Barrington Rudolf Steiner School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 35 W Plain Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230, Phone: (413) 528-4015, Students: 178 )

  • Kolburne School


    ( Grades: 3-12, Location: 343 Nm Southfield Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230, Phone: (413) 229-4145, Students: 39 )

Academic Libraries In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Alford Free Public Library


    5 Alford Center Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230

  • Mason Library


    231 Main St., Great Barrington, MA 01230

  • New Marlborough Town Library


    1 Mill River -great Barrington Road, Great Barrington, MA 01230

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts.

Area Features of Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts


Airport


(1) Walter J Koladza Airport  

Basin


(1) Butternut Basin  

Building


(1) Albert Schweitzer Center   (2) Egremont Fire Department   (3) Egremont Fire Department Main Street   (4) Egremont Police Department   (5) Great Barrington Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (6) Great Barrington Police Department   (7) Great Barrington Town Hall   (8) Jenifer House   (9) Searles Castle   (10) Southern Berkshire Volunteer Ambulance  

Cemetery


(1) Elmwood Cemetery   (2) Riverside Cemetery   (3) Saint Peters Cemetery  

Census


(1) Great Barrington Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Calvary Christian Chapel   (2) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (3) First Congregational Church   (4) Macedonia Baptist Church   (5) Saint James Episcopal Church   (6) Trinity Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Great Barrington  

Dam


(1) Barbieri Dam   (2) Benedict Pond Dam   (3) Berle Dam   (4) Gleason Pond Dam   (5) Mill Pond Dam   (6) Prospect Lake Dam   (7) Threemile Pond Dam  

Forest


(1) East Mountain State Forest  

Gap


(1) Konkapot Col  

Hospital


(1) Fairview Hospital  

Lake


(1) Fountain Pond   (2) Juniper Pond   (3) Lake Buel   (4) Mansfield Pond   (5) Root Pond   (6) Threemile Pond  

Locale


(1) Barrington Plaza Shopping Center   (2) Butternut Ski Area   (3) Fair Shopping Center   (4) The Fair Shopping Center   (5) Wyantenuck Country Club  

Park


(1) Battlesite Monument   (2) Newsboy Statue   (3) North Egremont Historic District   (4) South Egremont Village Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Belcher Square   (2) Berkshire Heights   (3) Brookside   (4) Egremont Plain   (5) Great Barrington   (6) North Egremont   (7) South Egremont  

Post Office


(1) Great Barrington Post Office   (2) South Egremont Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Barbieri Reservoir   (2) Benedict Pond   (3) Berkshire Heights Reservoir   (4) Berle Pond   (5) Gleason Pond   (6) Mill Pond   (7) Prospect Lake   (8) The Cove   (9) Threemile Pond  

School


(1) Bryant Elementary School   (2) Cornwall Academy   (3) Dehon Seminary   (4) John Dewey Academy   (5) Rudolph Steiner School   (6) Searles Middle School   (7) Simons Rock Early College   (8) William Cullen Bryant Schools  

Spring


(1) Soda Springs  

Stream


(1) Green River   (2) Long Pond Brook   (3) Muddy Brook   (4) Seekonk Brook   (5) Stony Brook   (6) Williams River  

Summit


(1) Baldwin Hill   (2) Christian Hill   (3) East Mountain   (4) East Rock   (5) June Mountain   (6) Townhouse Hill   (7) Vossburg Hill   (8) Warner Mountain  

Tower


(1) Wsbs-am Great Barrington  

Valley


(1) Guilder Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

01230 (pop. 9,157)


Cities Nearby Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Great Barrington Town, MA  (pop. 7,381) 0.9 Miles
Housatonic Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,300) 3.9 Miles
Egremont Town, MA  (pop. 1,291) 4.1 Miles
Alford Town, MA  (pop. 400) 4.3 Miles
Monterey Town, MA  (pop. 855) 6.4 Miles
Sheffield Town, MA  (pop. 3,319) 6.7 Miles
Stockbridge Town, MA  (pop. 1,533) 7.6 Miles
Mount Washington Town, MA  (pop. 135) 8.0 Miles
New Marlborough Town, MA  (pop. 1,538) 8.2 Miles
West Stockbridge Town, MA  (pop. 1,471) 8.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

413



Elevation in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts is 732.0 ft. (223.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.195320 N        Long: -73.362645 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Massachusetts

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.66 8.56 7.89 10.90 0.00 8.85
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
  Total Electric Industry 10.40 9.22 8.52 11.65 0.00 9.53
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.62 9.31 8.60 11.27 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
  Total Electric Industry 11.00 9.67 8.66 12.21 0.00 9.98
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
  Total Electric Industry 11.09 9.75 8.46 12.60 0.00 10.00
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.26 9.93 8.41 14.31 0.00 10.12
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
  Total Electric Industry 11.25 9.94 8.43 14.53 0.00 10.13
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.59 10.29 8.78 14.49 0.00 10.48
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.35 8.18 14.35 0.00 9.59
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.50 3.46 3.85 0.00 0.00 3.60
  Full-Service Providers 10.09 8.90 7.75 13.73 0.00 9.16
  Total Electric Industry 10.09 8.64 7.53 13.73 0.00 8.99
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 11.39 8.39 7.11 14.83 0.00 8.15
  Full-Service Providers 10.53 9.20 8.27 15.34 0.00 9.57
  Total Electric Industry 10.53 9.13 8.20 15.32 0.00 9.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.84 4.31 3.49 12.77 0.00 4.43
  Energy-Only Providers 6.70 6.46 5.89 5.04 0.00 6.39
  Full-Service Providers 12.47 11.77 9.37 15.22 0.00 11.60
  Total Electric Industry 12.47 11.64 9.37 15.52 0.00 11.55
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.52 4.16 3.23 12.65 0.00 4.06
  Energy-Only Providers 6.34 5.35 4.51 4.55 0.00 5.12
  Full-Service Providers 10.89 10.21 8.58 12.46 0.00 10.26
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 10.02 8.34 13.11 0.00 10.06
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.72 4.40 3.35 0.00 0.00 4.22
  Energy-Only Providers 6.19 5.16 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 11.55 10.78 9.26 0.00 4.09 10.82
  Total Electric Industry 11.60 10.48 8.93 0.00 4.09 10.56
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.24 4.28 3.25 0.00 0.67 4.08
  Energy-Only Providers 5.88 5.63 5.27 0.00 4.35 5.53
  Full-Service Providers 11.72 11.57 8.47 0.00 3.86 11.10
  Total Electric Industry 11.75 10.99 8.48 0.00 4.65 10.77
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.94 4.58 3.41 0.00 0.74 4.68
  Energy-Only Providers 7.54 6.90 6.36 0.00 4.41 6.84
  Full-Service Providers 13.25 13.10 9.00 0.00 4.05 12.44
  Total Electric Industry 13.44 12.42 9.22 0.00 4.80 12.18
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.58 4.69 3.57 0.00 0.78 4.52
  Energy-Only Providers 11.67 9.76 9.85 0.00 9.81 9.91
  Full-Service Providers 16.40 16.78 12.55 0.00 11.21 16.06
  Total Electric Industry 16.60 15.54 13.04 0.00 10.68 15.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 7   (0.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 19   (1.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 87   (7.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 138   (11.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 150   (12.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 201   (16.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 152   (12.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 164   (13.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 105   (8.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 29   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 116   (9.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 60   (4.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 994

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 72

In 3-person carpool : 27

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 17

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 141

Other means : 15

Worked at home : 115


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 73

5 to 9 minutes : 268

10 to 14 minutes : 204

15 to 19 minutes : 313

20 to 24 minutes : 197

25 to 29 minutes : 22

30 to 34 minutes : 79

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 50

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 60


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

With Social Security income : 364

No Social Security income : 823


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

With retirement income : 191

No retirement income : 996


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 30

$35,000 to $39,999 : 32

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 12

$60,000 to $74,999 : 66

$75,000 to $99,999 : 172

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 72


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $78,235


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • WHDD (1020 AM; 2.5 kW; Millerton, NY; Owner: Willpower Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WUPE (1110 AM; 5.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WHUC (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBRK (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WBEC (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50.0 kW; Montgomery, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 2.7 kW; Egremont, MA; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • WBRK-FM (101.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; Millerton, NY; Owner: The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Egremont, MA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of The Berkshires)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Egremont, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WSGG (89.3 FM; Norfolk, CT; Owner: Revival Christian Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Hillsdale, NY; Owner: Berkshire Community Radio Alliance)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stockbridge, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stockbridge, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WSKB (89.5 FM; Montgomery, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Westfield State College)
  • WTBR-FM (89.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Pittsfield Public School Committee)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; North Granby, CT; Owner: Morgan Brook Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: The I.b. And Zena H. Temkin Foundation, Inc.)
  • WSUF (89.9 FM; Greenport, NY; Owner: Sacred Heart University, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Leeds, NY; Owner: Free103point9)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Leeds, NY; Owner: Jcm Radio Of Ny, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Catskill, NY; Owner: Redeemer Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 940926MA (91.3 FM; Dalton, MA; Owner: Granite State Educl. Fellowship,inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Cornwall, CT; Owner: Fine Arts Radio, Inc)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Hinsdale, MA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of The Berkshires)
  • WBSL-FM (91.7 FM; Sheffield, MA; Owner: The Berkshire School, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Lenox, MA; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors)
  • WHDD-FM (91.9 FM; Sharon, CT; Owner: Tri-state Public Communications, Inc.)
  • WZCR (93.5 FM; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBEC-FM (95.9 FM; Lenox, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: Local Girls And Boys Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; Millerton, NY; Owner: Willpower Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WCTW (98.5 FM; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • WNYA (Channel 51; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Venture Technologies Group, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 235  (40.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 66  (11.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 70  (11.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 76  (12.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 233  (31.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 240  (32.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 213  (29.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 34 Farms In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Berkshire Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $12.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

Lee Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $294.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Td Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $219.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

Salisbury Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $621.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Nbt Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 160

Trustco Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.5m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 141

The Pittsfield Co-operative Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $254.9k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

  • Walter J. Koladza


    (about 2.2 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Great Barrington Airport


    (about 2.3 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Pittsfield Municipal


    (about 16.4 miles in Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PSF)

  • Columbia County


    (about 19.0 miles in Stottville, New York; Airport Code: 1B1)

  • Barnes Municipal


    (about 33.2 miles in Montgomery, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)

  • Westfield Barnes Regional


    (about 33.2 miles in Westfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)

  • Kingston Ulster


    (about 34.1 miles in Barrytown, New York; Airport Code: NY1)

  • Simsbury Airport


    (about 35.1 miles in Tariffville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT2)

  • Harriman-and-West


    (about 36.0 miles in Williamstown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NAD)

  • Sky Acres


    (about 38.8 miles in Verbank, New York; Airport Code: NY5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.62%

Carpooled

9.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.00%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.23%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.54%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 364

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 42

Female householder, no husband present : 128

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 490

Householder not living alone : 163


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 36

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 87

All other households : 1,064


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 295

Renter-occupied housing units : 69

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 42

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 80

Renter-occupied housing units : 48

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 217

Renter-occupied housing units : 436


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 85

$10,000 to $14,999 : 110

$15,000 to $19,999 : 85

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 36

$30,000 to $34,999 : 74

$35,000 to $39,999 : 32

$40,000 to $44,999 : 95

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 106

$60,000 to $74,999 : 136

$75,000 to $99,999 : 208

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 or more : 84


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Total : 1,433


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 1,187

Vacant : 246


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 36

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 112

Built 1980 to 1989 : 65

Built 1970 to 1979 : 71

Built 1960 to 1969 : 55

Built 1950 to 1959 : 99

Built 1940 to 1949 : 92

Built 1939 or earlier : 877


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 315

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 53

Electricity : 110

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 642

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 67

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 13

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 41

$175,000 to $199,999 : 49

$200,000 to $249,999 : 172

$250,000 to $299,999 : 35

$300,000 to $399,999 : 146

$400,000 to $499,999 : 49

$500,000 to $749,999 : 99

$750,000 to $999,999 : 30

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 17

Home equity loan only : 175

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 330

Housing units without a mortgage : 112


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 :

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 : $319,000

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $269,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts: 47.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Great Barrington Cdp, MA): $35,077
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Great Barrington Cdp): $152,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Great Barrington Cdp): $593
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 23.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.1%
Electricity: 12.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 59.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.8%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Lee Regional Vna Inc.


     Address: 21 High Street, Lee, Massachusetts 01238
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/17/1966

Community Health Association-richmond


     Address: 1831 State Road, Richmond, Massachusetts 01254
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/1/1966

Salisbury Visiting Nurse Assoc


     Address: 30a Salmon Kill Rd, Salisbury, Connecticut 06068
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/11/1974

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 2 South Street, Suite 180, Berkshire Commons, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 01201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/1/1983

Berkshire Visiting Nurse Association


     Address: 165 Tor Court, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 01201
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/6/1966

Hospitals Close To Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Fairview Hospital


     Address: 29 Lewis Avenue, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Berkshire Medical Center Inc


     Address: 725 North Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 01201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Eastern Long Island Hospital


     Address: 201 Manor Place, Greenport, New York 11944
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Columbia Memorial Hospital


     Address: 71 Prospect Avenue, Hudson, New York 12534
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sharon Hospital


     Address: "50 Hospital Hill Road, Po Box 789", Sharon, Connecticut 06069
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Great Barrington Rehabilitation & Nursing Cent


     Address: 148 Maple Avenue, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Fairview Commons Nursing & Rehabilitation Cent


     Address: Christian Hill Road, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 61%

Timberlyn Heights Nursing & Alzheimer's Center


     Address: 320 Maple Avenue, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Laurel Lake Center For Health & Rehabilitation


     Address: 620 Laurel Street, Lee, Massachusetts 01238
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Geer Nursing And Rehabilitatio


     Address: 99 South Canaan Rd, Canaan, Connecticut 06018
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 89%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 58 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 1,095
    Disabled Workers: 155
    Widowers Workers: 170
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



Berkshire County, Massachusetts Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 73.12%
  • Bush & Cheney 25.74%
  • Other 1.13%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts citizens.

Relocation to Berkshire County, MA

3.71 % of Berkshire County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $51,107

Massachusetts Average 6.31 %

0.19 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $10,939

Massachusetts Average 0.28 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Berkshire County, MA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Hampden County , MA 0.23 % ($35,441 AGI )
  • Foreign - Overseas , FR 0.17 % ($8,461 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , MA 0.15 % ($73,234 AGI )

Relocation away from Berkshire County, MA

4.39 % of Berkshire County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $41,132

Massachusetts Average 6.91 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $55,326

Massachusetts Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Berkshire County, MA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Middlesex County , MA 0.23 % ($35,108 AGI )
  • Hampden County , MA 0.21 % ($36,750 AGI )
  • Hampshire County , MA 0.20 % ($30,755 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Massachusetts

Low Bracket: $0 (5.30%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (5.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Massachusetts

5.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts is based on over 50 years of data.

















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Great Barrington Cdp, Massachusetts

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 n/a 0
Rape 0 0 4 2 1 2 2 2 0 3 4 n/a 8
    per 100,000 0 0 53 27 13 27 27 27 0 41 56 n/a 115
Robbery 1 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 1 1 4 n/a 1
    per 100,000 13 0 13 0 13 27 0 27 13 14 56 n/a 14
Assault 4 22 17 28 25 23 9 9 6 23 11 n/a 21
    per 100,000 53 289 227 377 337 307 121 122 81 317 154 n/a 301
Burglary 26 33 21 36 20 23 31 37 50 41 43 n/a 27
    per 100,000 344 433 281 485 270 307 418 503 673 565 602 n/a 387
Larceny Theft 64 72 96 72 65 94 107 85 121 111 120 n/a 88
    per 100,000 846 945 1,283 970 877 1,256 1,441 1,156 1,628 1,528 1,679 n/a 1,262
Vehicle Theft 8 14 10 4 3 7 5 4 4 1 5 n/a 9
    per 100,000 106 184 134 54 40 94 67 54 54 14 70 n/a 129
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 4 n/a 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 13 41 56 n/a 14
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
1 6 6 8 7 7 3 3 2 7 5 n/a 8
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
25 30 32 28 22 31 36 32 44 39 43 n/a 31
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
13 18 19 18 14 19 19 18 23 23 24 n/a 19


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Massachusetts

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,000 8,104 11,768 14,896 13,125 15,341 11,182 0 11,307 0


(updated 2014)



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