Zip Code 01230 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGreat Barrington
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Alternate Zip Code NamesEGREMONT
GT BARRINGTON
N EGREMONT
NEW MARLBORO
NEW MARLBOROU
NEW MARLBOROUGH
NORTH EGREMONT
SIMONS ROCK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesALFORD
BERKSHIRE HEIGHTS
HARTSVILLE
RISINGDALE
VAN DEUSENVILLE
Current Population:8430
Racial Majority:White 82.13%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$60532
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73900
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.5 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range748 - 1650 ft.
Area107 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.18223190, -73.32302856

Zip Code 01230 Description

Zip Code 01230 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 01230 is primarily located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01230 is GREAT BARRINGTON, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01230 are contained within or border the city limits of Great Barrington, MA, Housatonic, MA, . The area code for zip code 01230 is 413. 01230 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01230 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01230 decreased to 8430 from 9157 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01230 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01230 public schools is White. 25.1% of students in 01230 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6692 82.13% 7519 -11%
 Black Or African American 97 1.19% 191 -49%
 Hispanic 881 10.81% 415 +112%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 132 1.62% 126 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 23 2.44% 23 +765%
 Two Or More Races 139 1.8% 139 +6%

Zip Code 01230 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.1%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 6.6%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 01230 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population84309157
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households3479
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
25.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$60532
Income Under $50K Per Year41.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.50%
01230 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$618201
Average Real Estate Sale Price$371321
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58b - Western New England Marble Valleys
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 01230 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12132333435257554736291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)32344456687680797160483657
Avg Precip (In.)3.552.853.553.844.714.14.224.5843.933.943.5546.82
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsfield, MA
CBSA Type01230
CBSA Population127384
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours