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.
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.
|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%|
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).
|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%|
|Graduate or professional degree||11.1%|
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%) .
|Black or African American||1.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||0.0%|
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.
|Other Indo-European languages||0.4%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.0%|
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.
|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%|
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.
|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%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 01225 of 14.07¢/kWh. This rate is about 49.33% less than the average rate in Massachusetts, and approximately 13.79% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. 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).
|ZIP Code 01225||14.07¢/kWh||8.48¢/kWh||6.07¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 01225||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
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.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.0%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||2.9%|
|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%|