Zip Code 01253 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOtis
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Current Population:731
Racial Majority:White 95.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 95.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$63891
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67920
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1421 - 1677 ft.
Area35 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.20269300, -73.09236600

Zip Code 01253 Description

Zip Code 01253 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 01253 is primarily located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01253 is OTIS, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01253 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 01253 is 413. 01253 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01253 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01253 increased to 731 from 692 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01253 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01253 public schools is White. 37.7% of students in 01253 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 655 95.9% 703 -7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.73% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 17 2.49% 11 +55%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.88% 9 -33%

Zip Code 01253 Race/Ethnicity

 White 95.4%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 01253 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population731692
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households324
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63891
Income Under $50K Per Year37.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.20%
01253 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$387463
Average Real Estate Sale Price$346333
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.5%
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 58d - Lower Berkshire Hills
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 01253 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9112131435157554635271633
Avg Max Temp (°F)30344456697782797060483557
Avg Precip (In.)4.043.314.314.255.024.464.764.954.444.414.514.1652.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsfield, MA
CBSA Type01253
CBSA Population127384
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours