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ZIP Code 01262

Post Office City:Stockbridge, MA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Berkshire County
Timezone: Eastern (9:18am)
Area code: 413 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.29, -73.31
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 01262

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Primary/preferred city:
Stockbridge, MA

Stats and Demographics for the 01262 ZIP Code

ZIP code 01262 is located in western 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 01262 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 01262 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,238
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,068
Median Home Value $373,400
Land Area 12.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 582
Median Household Income $41,648

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 53

Under 5241438
85 Plus113243


 Male 576 47%
 Female 662 53%


 White 1,185 95.7%
 Black Or African American 10 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 16 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.1%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus261440

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 221 38%
 Single Guardian 65 11%
 Singles 255 44%
 Singles With Roommate 41 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 494 85%
 Households with Kids 88 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 01262 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 01262 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 01262 real estate data, the median home value of $373,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 01262. Rentals in 01262 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 01262 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,099 89%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 36 3%
 College Student Housing 12 1%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 91 7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 188 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 151 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 243 23%
 Households Vacant 486 46%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 6.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Sale Only 16 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 395 81.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 7.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 4%
 1 Bedroom 94 45%
 2 Bedroom 52 25%
 3+ Bedroom 54 26%
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 $41,648 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 01262 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. Residents in ZIP code 01262 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 01262 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 01262 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. More commuters in 01262 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 396 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 23%
 No Earnings 443 41%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 396 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 245 23%
 No Earnings 443 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 392 72%
 Public transportation 35 6%
 Taxicab 7 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 21%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 64 7%
 High School Graduate 465 50%
 Associate's degree 36 4%
 Bachelor's degree 113 12%
 Master's degree 145 16%
 Professional school degree 34 4%
 Doctorate degree 71 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 143 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 01262

ZIP Code 01262 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 01262.

Berkshire Country Day School
55 Interlaken Rd
Stockbridge, MA 01262
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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