Data Profile of ZIP Code 01225

About Cheshire, MA (ZIP Code 01225)

Massachusetts

Comprehensive Data and Demographics About 01225

The 01225 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Cheshire, MA in Berkshire County in the United States. The current population estimate is 3,105. The 01225 ZIP Code has a median age of 51.1 years, and 26.8% of residents are aged 62 years and older. The median household income is approximately $71,081, and an estimated 5% of the population is living below the poverty line. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 91.7% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $37,241.

Population in 01225

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01225 is 3,105.

Cheshire, MA

The 01225 ZIP Code is associated with Cheshire, MA in Berkshire County.

Area Codes associated with 01225

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01225 include No associated area codes were found for ZIP Code 01225.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01225

Sunrise: 6:05 am
Sunset: 7:38 pm
Sunrise in 01225 6:05 am
Sunrise in 01225 7:38 pm

Weather forecast for 01225

Overnight's forecast for 01225: Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind around 12 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 01225

Air quality: Fair Air quality scale in 01225 Fair

Internet in 01225

In ZIP Code 01225, an estimated 89.4% of households have a computer, while 81.4% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01225

In ZIP Code 01225, males make up an estimated 53.0% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 47.0%.

Health Insurance in 01225

Approximately 4.2% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01225 (Cheshire, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01225

The median household income in ZIP Code 01225 is $71,081, while the region's mean household income is $79,554. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $37,241. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01225 of $37,241 is approximately 14.9% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 5.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 46.32% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 23.3% of the population in 01225 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 18.4% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 2.7% of 01225 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 01225

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 7.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 6.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 4.8%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 9.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 18.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 16.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 23.3%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 5.7%
$200,000 or more per year 2.7%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01225

In ZIP Code 01225, 91.7% of the population graduated high school, while 27.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 11.1% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 27.7% in this Berkshire County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01225

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 1.9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 6.4%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 27.7%
Some college, no degree 26.1%
Associate's degree 10.8%
Bachelor's degree 16.1%
Graduate or professional degree 11.1%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 01225

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01225, 99.4% is one race, while 0.6% are two or more races. Approximately 2.4% of 01225 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01225 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (98.4%), followed by Black or African American (1.1%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01225

Industry Percent
White 98.4%
Black or African American 1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8%
Asian 0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01225

In ZIP Code 01225, 98.2% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.4% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Berkshire County region.

Language Spoken in 01225

Language Spoken Percent
English only 98.2%
Spanish 1.4%
Other Indo-European languages 0.4%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.0%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 01225

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01225, an estimated 26.2% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 15.2% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Berkshire County region.

Age of Housing in 01225

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.2%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 6.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 12.7%
Built between 1980 and 1989 14.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 15.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 11.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 10.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 3.2%
Built in 1939 or earlier 26.2%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 01225

Residents of ZIP Code 01225 are older than average. The median age of 51.1 years in ZIP Code 01225 is approximately 34.12% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 87.5% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 26.8% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 17.6% of the population in 01225 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 14.0% are aged 65 to 74 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.6% of 01225 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 01225

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 2.8%
5 to 9 years 3.6%
10 to 14 years 3.3%
15 to 19 years 5.5%
20 to 24 years 3.7%
25 to 34 years 11.0%
35 to 44 years 9.9%
45 to 54 years 17.6%
55 to 59 years 10.5%
60 to 64 years 9.8%
65 to 74 years 14.0%
75 to 84 years 6.6%
85 years and over 1.6%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01225

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01225 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 33.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01225 is high blood pressure, as approximately 30.8% of adults 18 and older in this Berkshire County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 01225

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 27.9%
High blood pressure 30.8%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.8%
Current asthma 11.2%
Coronary heart disease 6.2%
Diagnosed diabetes 9.0%
High cholesterol 33.8%
Chronic kidney disease 3.0%
Stroke 3.0%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01225

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01225 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 95.8% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 88.8% of those 18 and above in 01225 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01225 include obesity (31.6% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (30.6% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01225

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 95.8%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 76.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 73.8%
Cholesterol screening 88.8%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 74.7%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 01225

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 17.0%
Current smoking 15.9%
No leisure-time physical activity 21.5%
Obesity 31.6%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 30.6%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01225

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01225 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.57 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 10.92% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 30.65% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes electricity rates in 01225 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01225

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01225 14.07¢/kWh 8.48¢/kWh 6.07¢/kWh
Massachusetts
United States

Solar Power in 01225

Month ZIP Code 01225 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.4 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.34 3 6.31
Mar 5 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.31 5.13 7.3
May 4.99 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.24 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.78 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.65 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.28 5.15 7.02
Oct 3.86 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.13 2.33 5.99
Dec 2.8 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes solar power levels in 01225 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01225

In 01225, 63.6% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.8% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 23.5 minutes. Approximately 37.2% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01225 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 12.5% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 01225 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 01225. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 01225

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
Construction 6.6%
Manufacturing 9.3%
Wholesale trade 3.6%
Retail trade 10.6%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.9%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 4.6%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 4.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 37.2%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 12.5%
Other services, except public administration 5.1%
Public administration 3.1%