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ZIP Code 01247

Primary City:North Adams, MA (View All Cities)
County: Berkshire County
Timezone: Eastern (7:09pm)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.7, -73.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01247

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 01247. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 01247. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 01247, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
North Adams, MA
Acceptable:
Clarksburg, Florida
Unacceptable:
N Adams, No Adams

Stats and Demographics for the 01247 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01247 is located in northwest Massachusetts and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 01247 are primarily white. The number of young adults is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01247 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,087
Population Density 306 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,785
Median Home Value $157,300
Land Area 52.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.57 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,821
Median Household Income $41,103

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male430391425673704481419408491559622525457335245212174121
Female436395440742779453402477471600632531463386299311282316
Total8667868651,4151,4839348218859621,1591,2541,056920721544523456437

Gender

 Male 7,672 48%
 Female 8,415 52%
Gender

Race

 White 15,083 93.8%
 Black Or African American 319 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.3%
 Asian 108 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 152 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 372 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner40307612930873590448173
Renter325580433510342270246142
Total3658871,0451,4401,215860694315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,643 39%
 Single Guardian 1,271 19%
 Singles 2,388 35%
 Singles With Roommate 519 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,021 74%
 Households with Kids 1,800 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male75881048075757480877997779082115109119126204157
Female7810392788274697793771018493851029991195255235
Total153191196158157149143157180156198161183167217208210321459392

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01247 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 01247 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01247 real estate data, the median home value of $157,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 01247 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 01247 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01247 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,006 93.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 114 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 936 5.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 31 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,577 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,396 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,848 37%
 Households Vacant 964 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 415 43.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.4%
 For Sale Only 104 10.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 101 10.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 312 32.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,003 34%
 2 Bedroom 1,014 35%
 3+ Bedroom 881 30%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $41,103 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01247 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 01247 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 01247 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,038 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,527 33%
 No Earnings 5,027 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,038 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,527 33%
 No Earnings 5,027 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,058 88.2%
 Public transportation 124 1.8%
 Taxicab 6 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 593 8.6%
 Worked at Home 91 1.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 703 13%
 High School Graduate 3,330 64%
 Associate's degree 266 5%
 Bachelor's degree 649 12%
 Master's degree 174 3%
 Professional school degree 54 1%
 Doctorate degree 50 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,637 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 220 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 260 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01247

ZIP Code 01247 is in the Clarksburg School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01247.

Clarksburg Elementary
777 West Crossroad
Clarksburg, MA 01247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarksburg School District
Abbott Memorial
56 North County Rd
Florida, MA 01247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Florida School District
J S Sullivan
151 Kemp Ave
North Adams, MA 01247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Adams School District
Greylock
100 Phelps Ave
North Adams, MA 01247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Adams School District
Brayton
20 Barbour St
North Adams, MA 01247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Adams School District
Drury High School
1130 South Church St
North Adams, MA 01247
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Adams School District
Charles Mccann Vocational Technical
70 Hodges Cross Rd
North Adams, MA 01247
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northern Berkshire Regional Vocational Technical School District
Mt Greylock Christian Academy
35 Notch Rd
North Adams, MA 01247
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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