Zip Code 01226 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDalton
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Current Population:6945
Racial Majority:White 95.33%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$61323
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72100
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1362 - 1782 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.47909200, -73.14964000

Zip Code 01226 Description

Zip Code 01226 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 01226 is primarily located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01226 is DALTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01226 are contained within or border the city limits of Pittsfield, MA, . The area code for zip code 01226 is 413. 01226 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01226 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01226 decreased to 6945 from 7865 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01226 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01226 public schools is White. 32.6% of students in 01226 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6620 95.33% 6656 -1%
 Black Or African American 58 0.84% 48 +21%
 Hispanic 217 3.13% 109 +99%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.16% 3 +267%
 Asian 5 0.07% 54 -91%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 70 0.48% 70 -53%

Zip Code 01226 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.4%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 2.4%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 01226 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population69457865
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households2803
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$61323
Income Under $50K Per Year41.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.50%
01226 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$238915
Average Real Estate Sale Price$192214
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58b - Western New England Marble Valleys
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 01226 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10112031425055534534271633
Avg Max Temp (°F)30324154667479776958463555
Avg Precip (In.)3.753.013.94.3254.414.684.84.454.424.413.6950.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsfield, MA
CBSA Type01226
CBSA Population127384
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours