Zip Code 01257 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSheffield
Zip Code StateMassachusetts
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Berkshire
Area Code413
Current Population:2121
Racial Majority:White 95.75%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.4%
Unemployment Rate:11.9%
Median Household Income$53330
Average Adjusted Gross Income$74530
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range682 - 1421 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.10390854, -73.36441803

Zip Code 01257 Description

Zip Code 01257 is located in the state of Massachusetts in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 01257 is primarily located in Berkshire County. The official US Postal Service name for 01257 is SHEFFIELD, Massachusetts. Portions of zip code 01257 are contained within or border the city limits of Canaan, CT, . The area code for zip code 01257 is 413. 01257 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Massachusetts.

The current unemployment level in 01257 is 11.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 01257 decreased to 2121 from 2290 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 01257 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 01257 public schools is White. 9.2% of students in 01257 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2049 95.75% 1993 +3%
 Black Or African American 12 0.56% 19 -37%
 Hispanic 21 0.98% 69 -70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 43 2.01% 11 +291%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0.7% 2 +650%
 Two Or More Races 23 0% 23 -100%

Zip Code 01257 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.4%
 Black Or African American 0.9%
 Hispanic 4.8%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.5%

Zip Code 01257 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population21212290
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households957
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
9.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$53330
Income Under $50K Per Year46.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.90%
01257 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Massachusetts District 1Richard NealDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Massachusetts Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$540048
Average Real Estate Sale Price$336474
Current Unemployment Level 11.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.0%
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 01257 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)12142333435357554836291935
Avg Max Temp (°F)32354457697781797261483758
Avg Precip (In.)3.552.783.383.814.724.024.194.473.993.923.963.546.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pittsfield, MA
CBSA Type01257
CBSA Population127384
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours