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Berkshire County Statistics

Facts

Land area926.8 square miles
Population Density141.6 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)129,585
Population change-1.2%
Under 5 years of age4.5%
Under 1818.3%
65 and over20.3%
Females51.7%
White93.1
Hispanic or Latino of any race3.8
Asian1.4%
Two or more races2.2%
Black or African American3.1%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school91%
Had a bachelor degree or higher30.3%
Veterans10,389

Households and Housing

Households55,301
Persons per household2.2
Living in the same house for one year or more87.7%
Median household income$48,450
The Per capita income$29,294
Live below the poverty line12.8%
Housing units68,250
Multi-unit structures30%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$206,600
Residents owning their homes68.4%

Business Facts

Total number of firms12,647
Women-owned firms26.8%
Asian-owned firms2.2%
Hispanic-owned firms0.7%
Black-owned firms0.4%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$1,901,784
Retail sales per capita$14,605
Manufacturers shipments$1,425,512
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data