Pittsfield SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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Pittsfield, Massachusetts Info Snack

Pittsfield is the largest city and the county seat of Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States. It is the principal city of the Pittsfield, Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area which encompasses all of Berkshire County. The population was 44,737 at the 2010 census. Although the population has declined in recent decades, Pittsfield remains the third largest municipality in western Massachusetts, behind only Springfield and Chicopee.
Population
43,289
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
15.1%
Median Home
$173,100
Median Income
$46,871
Median Rent
$817

Rankings for Pittsfield in Massachusetts

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Map Of Pittsfield, MA

Population over time in Pittsfield

Year Population % Change
2017 43,289 -0.8%
2016 43,632 -0.7%
2015 43,926 -0.7%
2014 44,226 -0.5%
2013 44,431 -0.2%
2012 44,542 -0.3%
2011 44,691 -0.2%
2010 44,788 -

Crime in Pittsfield Per 100k

Crime Pittsfield MA USA
Violent Crime 881.4 358.0 382.9
Murder 9.4 2.5 5.3
Robbery 101.1 71.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 653.4 252.5 248.9
Property Crime 2566.6 1437.0 2362.0
Burglary 937.8 249.1 430.4
Larceny 1541.9 1078.0 1694.0
Car Theft 87.0 109.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Pittsfield

White
84.4% (36,525)
African American
4.4% (1,884)
American Indian
0.2% (94)
Asian
2.0% (860)
Hawaiian
0.0% (8)
Other
0.2% (69)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,231)
Hispanic
6.0% (2,618)
Race Pittsfield MA USA
White 84.4% 72.9% 61.5%
African American 4.4% 6.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 6.2% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.7% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.0% 11.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
7.5% (324,667)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (307,351)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (593,059)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (419,903)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (636,348)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.4% (666,650)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (510,810)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (549,770)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (181,813)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (147,182)
Income Pittsfield MA USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 5.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 7.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 9.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.4% 15.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 17.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 9.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 10.8% 6.3%

Gender in Pittsfield

Female
52.6% (22,761)
Male
47.4% (20,527)
Gender Pittsfield MA USA
Female 52.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pittsfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.6% (1,560)
9-12th Grade
6.5% (2,800)
High School / GED
30.2% (13,064)
Some College
20.4% (8,828)
Associate's Degree
11.3% (4,873)
Bachelor's Degree
16.9% (7,337)
Master's Degree
8.4% (3,620)
Professional Degree
1.8% (777)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (426)
Education Pittsfield MA USA
< 9th Grade 3.6% 4.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.5% 5.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.2% 24.7% 27.3%
Some College 20.4% 15.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.3% 7.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 23.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 8.4% 13.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 2.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.7% 1.4%

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