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Demographics Analysis

The people of West Stockbridge Town, 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
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Male:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 9 years : 17

10 to 14 years : 63

15 to 17 years : 53

18 and 19 years : 40

20 years : 8

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 18

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 10

35 to 39 years : 23

40 to 44 years : 52

45 to 49 years : 53

50 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 88

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 24

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 22

Female:

Under 5 years : 15

5 to 9 years : 28

10 to 14 years : 43

15 to 17 years : 43

18 and 19 years : 24

20 years : 14

21 years : 3

22 to 24 years : 20

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 36

40 to 44 years : 75

45 to 49 years : 44

50 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 74

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 50

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 36

70 to 74 years : 22

75 to 79 years : 59

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 33


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 702

Multiple ancestry : 635

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 23

Ancestry not reported : 111


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,382

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 55

Not a U.S. citizen : 30


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Total:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 247

18 to 24 years : 127

25 to 34 years : 60

35 to 44 years : 186

45 to 54 years : 211

55 to 59 years : 162

60 and 61 years : 79

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 122

75 years and over : 173

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 196

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 40

35 to 44 years : 116

45 to 54 years : 81

55 to 59 years : 77

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 64

75 years and over : 56

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 51

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 20

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 122

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 93

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 4

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 14

75 years and over : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 446

Female : 391

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 200

Female : 345

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 38

Female : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence : 828

Born in other state in the United States : 536

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 74


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 237

Now married, except separated : 320

Divorced : 43

Separated : 17

Widowed : 68

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 309

Divorced : 96

Separated : 4

Widowed : 41

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 48

Divorced : 18

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Speak only English : 1,366

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

  • Irish: 297   (16.7%)
  • Italian: 292   (16.4%)
  • English: 253   (14.2%)
  • German: 181   (10.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 130   (7.3%)
  • Polish: 124   (7.0%)
  • United States Or American: 91   (5.1%)
  • Russian: 65   (3.6%)
  • Other Groups: 57   (3.2%)
  • Scottish: 49   (2.8%)
  • Dutch: 38   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 35   (2.0%)
  • French Canadian: 28   (1.6%)
  • British: 18   (1.0%)
  • Northern European: 15   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 15   (0.8%)
  • Greek: 14   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 14   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 13   (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 10   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 7   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.2%)
  • Iranian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Albanian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 2   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 2   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 2   (0.1%)
  • European: 1   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts is 1,471



(updated 2009)



Male Population in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts: 688
Female Population in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts: 783


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts: 46.9
Median Female Resident Age in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts: 51.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Massachusetts is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts


White


Both sexes

52.9

Male

52.4

Female

53.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.5

Male

23.0

Female

43.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

60.0

Male

57.5

Female

62.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

3.5

Male

16.0

Female

3.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.0

Male

19.0

Female

32.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

31.8

Female

15.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.9

Male

52.4

Female

53.2


(updated 2010)



Races in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts


  • White: 1,442
  • African American: 11
  • American Indian: 5
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 13



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 5   (1.04%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.83%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (0.62%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (1.04%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (3.12%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 137   (28.48%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (4.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 35   (7.28%)
  • Associate Degree: 43   (8.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 108   (22.45%)
  • Master's Degree: 59   (12.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 24   (4.99%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 22   (4.57%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.54%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (0.36%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3   (0.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (1.07%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (1.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (1.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 12   (2.15%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 129   (23.08%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 34   (6.08%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 69   (12.34%)
  • Associate Degree: 42   (7.51%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 125   (22.36%)
  • Master's Degree: 88   (15.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (3.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (2.15%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

  • West Stockbridge Public Library


    21 Stateline Rd., West Stockbridge, MA 01266

(updated 2012)



Museums Near West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts


  • West Stockbridge Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 266, West Stockbridge, MA 01266

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to West Stockbridge Town, 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 West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts.

Area Features of West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts


Building


(1) West Stockbridge Fire Department   (2) West Stockbridge Police Department   (3) West Stockbridge Public Library   (4) West Stockbridge Town Hall  

Cemetery


(1) Saint Patricks Cemetery   (2) West Center Cemetery  

Church


(1) West Stockbridge Congregational Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of West Stockbridge  

Crossing


(1) Interchange One  

Dam


(1) Card Pond Dam   (2) Shaker Mill Pond Dam  

Lake


(1) Card Pond   (2) Cranberry Pond   (3) Crane Lake   (4) Hudson Ore Bed Pond   (5) Leet Ore Bed Pond  

Locale


(1) Camp Kingsmont   (2) Crane Lake Camp  

Park


(1) Berkshire Market Village  

Populated Place


(1) Camp Kingsmont   (2) Crane Lake Camp   (3) State Line   (4) West Stockbridge Center  

Post Office


(1) West Stockbridge Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Shaker Mill Pond  

School


(1) Village School  

Stream


(1) Baldwin Brook   (2) Cone Brook   (3) Flat Brook  

Summit


(1) Harvey Mountain   (2) Maple Hill  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

01266 (pop. 1,742)


Cities Nearby West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Stockbridge Town, MA  (pop. 1,533) 3.5 Miles
Housatonic Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,300) 4.4 Miles
Richmond Town, MA  (pop. 1,838) 5.0 Miles
Alford Town, MA  (pop. 400) 5.1 Miles
Lenox Cdp, MA  (pop. 1,605) 6.2 Miles
Lenox Town, MA  (pop. 5,096) 6.8 Miles
Lee Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,254) 7.3 Miles
Great Barrington Town, MA  (pop. 7,381) 7.6 Miles
Lee Town, MA  (pop. 5,774) 7.6 Miles
Great Barrington Cdp, MA  (pop. 2,507) 8.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

413



Elevation in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts is 1,506.0 ft. (459.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Lat: 42.313434 N        Long: -73.389340 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of West Stockbridge Town, 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 West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (2.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 4   (0.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 26   (3.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 47   (7.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 59   (8.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 97   (14.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 129   (19.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 102   (15.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 65   (9.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 50   (7.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (2.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 30   (4.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 22   (3.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 652

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 21

In 3-person carpool : 13

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 3

Railroad : 5

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 4

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 23

Other means : 2

Worked at home : 49


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Less than 5 minutes : 33

5 to 9 minutes : 39

10 to 14 minutes : 70

15 to 19 minutes : 187

20 to 24 minutes : 159

25 to 29 minutes : 49

30 to 34 minutes : 89

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 34

45 to 59 minutes : 38

60 to 89 minutes : 11

90 or more minutes : 18


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

With Social Security income : 223

No Social Security income : 409


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

With retirement income : 158

No retirement income : 474


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 12

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 33

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 16

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 68

$75,000 to $99,999 : 66

$100,000 to $124,999 : 56

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 or more : 25


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $81,111


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near West Stockbridge Town, 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)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 2.7 kW; Egremont, MA; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

  • WBRK-FM (101.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WHRL (103.1 FM; Wynantskill, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WTBR-FM (89.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Pittsfield Public School Committee)
  • WSUF (89.9 FM; Greenport, NY; Owner: Sacred Heart University, Inc.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; Adams, MA; Owner: Wamc)
  • 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 (91.7 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)
  • WCFM (91.9 FM; Williamstown, MA; Owner: The President & Trustees Of Williams College)
  • WZCR (93.5 FM; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBEC-FM (95.9 FM; Lenox, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • 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 West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

  • WCDC-TV (Channel 19; Adams, MA; Owner: Young Broadcasting Of Albany, Inc.)
  • WNYA (Channel 51; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Venture Technologies Group, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 169  (45.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 43  (11.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (15.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 58  (15.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 185  (51.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 58  (16.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 101  (28.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 5 Farms In West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts


(updated 2008)



Banks In West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Berkshire Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

(updated 2014)







Airports Near West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

  • Great Barrington Airport


    (about 8.9 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Walter J. Koladza


    (about 9.0 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Pittsfield Municipal


    (about 9.3 miles in Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PSF)

  • Columbia County


    (about 16.5 miles in Stottville, New York; Airport Code: 1B1)

  • Harriman-and-West


    (about 28.7 miles in Williamstown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NAD)

  • Barnes Municipal


    (about 36.0 miles in Montgomery, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)

  • Westfield Barnes Regional


    (about 36.1 miles in Westfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: BAF)

  • Albany International


    (about 36.6 miles in Latham, New York; Airport Code: ALB)

  • Kingston Ulster


    (about 37.2 miles in Barrytown, New York; Airport Code: NY1)

  • Northampton Airport


    (about 39.8 miles in Northampton, Massachusetts; Airport Code: MA5)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

82.34%

Carpooled

6.12%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.42%

Railroad

0.28%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

4.31%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

6.54%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including West Stockbridge Town, 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
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 321

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 7

Female householder, no husband present : 78

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 202

Householder not living alone : 24


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 4

Male householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 614


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 311

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 7

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 70

Renter-occupied housing units : 8

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 176

Renter-occupied housing units : 50


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 33

$10,000 to $14,999 : 37

$15,000 to $19,999 : 27

$20,000 to $24,999 : 22

$25,000 to $29,999 : 18

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 60

$40,000 to $44,999 : 7

$45,000 to $49,999 : 24

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $74,999 : 86

$75,000 to $99,999 : 96

$100,000 to $124,999 : 71

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 37

$200,000 or more : 31


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Total : 901


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Occupied : 632

Vacant : 269


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 30

Built 1990 to 1999 : 70

Built 1980 to 1989 : 159

Built 1970 to 1979 : 94

Built 1960 to 1969 : 102

Built 1950 to 1959 : 73

Built 1940 to 1949 : 23

Built 1939 or earlier : 342


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Utility gas : 29

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 91

Electricity : 36

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 404

Coal or coke : 7

Wood : 60

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 5

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$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 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 4

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $174,999 : 19

$175,000 to $199,999 : 11

$200,000 to $249,999 : 70

$250,000 to $299,999 : 30

$300,000 to $399,999 : 130

$400,000 to $499,999 : 75

$500,000 to $749,999 : 90

$750,000 to $999,999 : 59

$1,000,000 or more : 20


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(West Stockbridge Town, 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 : 4

Home equity loan only : 56

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 7

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 243

Housing units without a mortgage : 254


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts)

Built 2005 or later : $875,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $383,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $750,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $458,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $367,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $548,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $338,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $450,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $325,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts: 63.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Massachusetts: 63.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (West Stockbridge Town, MA): $51,000
Median Household Income In 2000 (Massachusetts): $50,502


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Stockbridge Town): $175,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Massachusetts): $182,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Stockbridge Town): $571
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Massachusetts): $684


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Utility Gas: 1.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.6%
Electricity: 5.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 69.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.3%
Wood: 7.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Community Health Association-richmond


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

Lee Regional Vna Inc.


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

Berkshire Visiting Nurse Association


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

Gentiva Health Services


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

Columbia County Doh Division Of Nrsg Chha


     Address: 325 Columbia Street, Hudson, New York 12534
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/13/1978

Hospitals Close To West Stockbridge Town, 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

North Adams Regional Hospital


     Address: 71 Hospital Avenue, North Adams, Massachusetts 01247
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Providence Care Center - Lenox


     Address: 320 Pittsfield Road, Lenox, Massachusetts 01240
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center


     Address: 40 Sunset Avenue, Lenox, Massachusetts 01240
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Laurel Lake Center For Health & Rehabilitation


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

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 54 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in West Stockbridge Town, Massachusetts

    Retired Workers: 235
    Disabled Workers: 25
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 15
    Children Workers: 10


(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 West Stockbridge Town, 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

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Crime Analysis

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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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