Living in Pittsfield, MA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Pittsfield, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
42,766
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
13.4%
Median Home
$174,300
Median Income
$51,411
Median Rent
$893

Pittsfield SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Pittsfield, MA Crime Report

1,096
Total Crimes
2,593.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
4.70%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pittsfield
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,096 2,593.0 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 300 709.8 327.6 366.7
Murder 2 4.7 2.2 5.0
Robbery 31 73.3 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 231 546.5 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 796 1,883.2 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 263 622.2 179.0 340.5
Larceny 490 1,159.3 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 43 101.7 89.0 219.9

Pittsfield, MA Cost Of Living

103
Pittsfield's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Pittsfield Massachusetts National Average
Overall 103 131 100
Services 109 122 100
Groceries 119 109 100
Health 128 121 100
Housing 90 165 100
Transportation 106 107 100
Utilities 92 114 100

Pittsfield, MA Photos

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Rankings for Pittsfield in Massachusetts

Map Of Pittsfield, MA

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Population over time in Pittsfield

Year Population % Change
2019 42,766 -0.7%
2018 43,058 -0.5%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pittsfield

White
83.3% (35,619)
African American
4.1% (1,737)
American Indian
0.1% (55)
Asian
2.0% (860)
Hawaiian
0.1% (36)
Other
0.2% (94)
Two Or More
3.4% (1,474)
Hispanic
6.8% (2,891)
Race Pittsfield MA USA
White 83.3% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 4.1% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Pittsfield

Female
52.6% (22,505)
Male
47.4% (20,261)
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
1.0% (427)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (2,993)
High School / GED
30.0% (12,829)
Some College
22.0% (9,408)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (4,704)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (7,697)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,421)
Professional Degree
2.0% (855)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (427)
Education Pittsfield MA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
6.0% (254,807)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.1% (259,898)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.3% (526,882)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (474,636)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.1% (562,081)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (714,168)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (517,362)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.6% (583,555)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.2% (223,814)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (159,392)
Income Pittsfield MA USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.1% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.3% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.1% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.6% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.2% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 13.2% 7.7%

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