North Adams, MA 01247 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 01247: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
North Adams, MA 01247

Acceptable Alternative
Clarksburg, MA 01247
Florida, MA 01247

Not Acceptable, USPS
N Adams, MA 01247
No Adams, MA 01247

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Berkshire County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.687, Longitude -73.074
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 598
  • PO Box Addresses: 316
  • Residential Addresses: 6,923
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 411
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,512

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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North Adams, MA 01247 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,291
Daytime Population: Workers 5,886
Daytime Population: Residents 8,217
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,103
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 14,228
Population in Familes 10,367
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,063
Population Density2 283
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $39,089
Average Household Income $51,097
Per Capita Income $22,735


Total Housing Units 7,688 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,626 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,870 (37.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,192 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $156,686
Average Home Value $199,255


Total Households 6,496
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 3,700
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.62% -0.7%
Households -0.6% -0.7%
Families -0.69% -0.74%
Median Household Income   0.19%
Per Capita Income   1.95%

North Adams, MA 01247 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 01247 to the other 521 ZIP Codes in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 179 66th
Population Density # 392 25th
Diversity Index # 262 50th
Median Household Income # 490 6th
Per Capita Income # 481 8th

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