MA

National Population : 333,590,059
Massachusetts State Population : 6,732,054

About Sheffield, MA

Sheffield, MA is located in Berkshire County in the state of Massachusetts.

The total City Population for Sheffield is about 2,121 with about 25 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,170.

The Average Home Value is $329,900.00, which is roughly 16% lower than the Average Home Value of $394,572.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 43% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $94,625.00, which is roughly 9% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $86,370.00 for the state of Massachusetts, and roughly 39% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sheffield is about 2.4%.

Massachusetts is ranked #3 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 85.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Berkshire County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 65.06% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 72.04%
Republican: 25.17%
Libertarian: 1.29%
Other: 0.85%
Green: 0.65%


Nearby Locations

Ashley Falls, MA (4.17 mi.)
Southfield, MA (5.54 mi.)
N Egremont, MA (7.53 mi.)
Simons Rock, MA (7.53 mi.)
New Marlboro, MA (7.53 mi.)
Egremont, MA (7.53 mi.)
Monterey, MA (13.62 mi.)
West Otis, MA (13.62 mi.)
Sandisfield, MA (13.67 mi.)
Housatonic, MA (13.71 mi.)
Lee, MA (17.59 mi.)
Alford, MA (17.69 mi.)
W Stockbridge, MA (17.69 mi.)
Otis, MA (18.53 mi.)
Windsor, MA (19.30 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 01257
Latitude : 42.103930
Longitude : -73.367684
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 662 ft.
Area Code(s) : 413

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.21
Male Population Estimate : 49.74%
Female Population Estimate : 50.26%
Median Age : 49.8
Male Median Age : 48.9
Female Median Age : 50.9

White Population Estimate : 96.46%
Black Population Estimate : 1.46%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.25%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.66%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.04%
Other Population Estimate : 2.07%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sheffield specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Berkshire County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Berkshire County: About 420 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Berkshire County is about 40% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 32% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.