Town Of Becket MA Demographic Data and Boundary Map

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Town Of Becket, MA

The Town Of Becket is a County Subdivision of Berkshire County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Becket is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

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Town Of Becket Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Town Of Becket Housing Affordability Index is 126
State of Massachusetts Housing Affordability Index is 87
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Town Of Becket Wealth Index is 156
State of Massachusetts Wealth Index is 139
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,878
Population in Households 1,878
Population in Familes 1,467
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 41
Diversity Index1 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $76,360
Average Household Income $97,497
Per Capita Income $42,207
Wealth Index3 156

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,811 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 748 (41.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 65 ( 3.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 998 (55.1%)
Median Home Value $290,244
Housing Affordability Index2 126
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 813
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 527
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATES

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.59% 0.04%
Households 0.69% 0.12%
Families 0.64% 0.08%
Median Household Income   3.26%
Per Capita Income   3.85%

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