Becket, MA 01223 ZIP Code Profile

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Becket, MA | Washington, MA

ZIP Code 01223: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Becket, MA 01223

Acceptable Alternative
Washington, MA 01223

Not Acceptable, USPS
Becket Corners, MA 01223
Sherwood Forest, MA 01223

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Berkshire County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.381, Longitude -73.144
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 01223 has segments in 2 Counties (Berkshire, Hampden).

  • Businesses Addresses: 54
  • PO Box Addresses: 272
  • Residential Addresses: 1,095
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,095

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2019, Maps updated: February 1, 2019.

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  1. 01223 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 01223 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Massachusetts Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Massachusetts Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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Becket, MA 01223 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 2,413
Population in Households 2,413
Population in Familes 1,931
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 12


Median Household Income $71,486
Average Household Income $91,283
Per Capita Income $39,267


Total Housing Units 2,007 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 960 (47.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 78 ( 3.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 969 (48.3%)
Median Home Value $275,532
Average Home Value $372,292


Total Households 1,038
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 692
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.5% 0.01%
Households 0.61% 0.1%
Families 0.54% 0.06%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   3.54%

Becket, MA 01223 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01223 to the other 521 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 413 21st
Population Density # 498 5th
Diversity Index # 434 17th
Median Household Income # 334 36th
Per Capita Income # 297 43rd

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