Zip Code 01247 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Adams
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Alternate Zip Code NamesCLARKSBURG
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesN ADAMS
Current Population:16087
Racial Majority:White 92.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$35573
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41370
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1027 - 2192 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.69548035, -73.08135223

Zip Code 01247 Description

Zip Code 01247 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 01247 is primarily located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01247 is NORTH ADAMS, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01247 are contained within or border the city limits of North Adams, MA, Williamstown, MA, . The area code for zip code 01247 is 413. 01247 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01247 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01247 decreased to 16087 from 17043 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01247 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01247 public schools is White. 57.8% of students in 01247 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14687 92.61% 14819 -1%
 Black Or African American 303 1.91% 287 +6%
 Hispanic 452 2.85% 497 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 76 0.48% 41 +85%
 Asian 41 0.26% 105 -61%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 317 1.89% 317 -5%

Zip Code 01247 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.9%
 Black Or African American 2.8%
 Hispanic 4.1%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 01247 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1608717043
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households6821
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35573
Income Under $50K Per Year64.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
01247 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$145740
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147220
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 01247 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11122232425156544635281734
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324154667579776958453455
Avg Precip (In.)3.032.353.083.514.384.284.274.453.933.833.772.9243.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsfield, MA
CBSA Type01247
CBSA Population127384
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours