Zip Code 01240 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLenox
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Current Population:4534
Racial Majority:White 92.49%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.2%
Unemployment Rate:19.6%
Median Household Income$59279
Average Adjusted Gross Income$98330
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time14.9 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1037 - 1326 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.36518860, -73.27819824

Zip Code 01240 Description

Zip Code 01240 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 01240 is primarily located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01240 is LENOX, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01240 are contained within or border the city limits of Lenox, MA, . The area code for zip code 01240 is 413. 01240 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01240 is 19.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01240 decreased to 4534 from 5170 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01240 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01240 public schools is White. 22.5% of students in 01240 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4461 92.49% 4218 +6%
 Black Or African American 52 1.08% 58 -10%
 Hispanic 131 2.72% 110 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.23% 4 +175%
 Asian 117 2.43% 64 +83%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 16 0% 16 -100%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.06% 62 -18%

Zip Code 01240 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.2%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 4.7%
 Asian 5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 01240 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population45345170
Male Population45.10%
Female Population54.90%
Total Households2089
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
22.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$59279
Income Under $50K Per Year43.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.20%
01240 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$742179
Average Real Estate Sale Price$482368
Current Unemployment Level 19.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 01240 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)11132232435256554736281834
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344355687580787059473656
Avg Precip (In.)3.612.933.834.285.184.314.884.944.594.474.093.6450.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsfield, MA
CBSA Type01240
CBSA Population127384
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours