The table below compares Berkshire County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 11||29th|
|Population Density1||# 13||14th|
|Diversity Index2||# 12||21st|
|Median Household Income||# 14||7th|
|Per Capita Income||# 12||21st|
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|Population in Households||124,529|
|Population in Familes||93,928|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6,062|
|Average Household Size||2.21|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||69,533 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||38,124 (54.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||18,282 (26.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||13,127 (18.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$184,165|
|Average Home Value||$244,483|
|Median Household Income||$46,269|
|Average Household Income||$64,448|
|Per Capita Income||$27,961|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.61%|
|Per Capita Income||2.92%|
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