Data Profile of ZIP Code 01237

About Lanesborough, MA (ZIP Code 01237)

Massachusetts

In-depth Statistics and Demographics About 01237

The 01237 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Lanesborough, MA in Berkshire County in the United States. The current population estimate is 2,488. The 01237 ZIP Code has a median age of 51.2 years, and 30.7% of residents are aged 62 years and older. Median househould income in this ZIP sits at $67,625, and approximately 3% of the population lives below the poverty line. In this Massachusetts region, an estimated 94.3% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $33,752.

Population in 01237

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 01237 is 2,488.

Lanesborough, MA

The 01237 ZIP Code is associated with Lanesborough, MA in Berkshire County.

Area Codes associated with 01237

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 01237 include 413.

Sunrise / Sunset in 01237

Sunrise: 5:19 am
Sunset: 8:20 pm
Sunrise in 01237 5:19 am
Sunrise in 01237 8:20 pm

Weather forecast for 01237

Tonight's forecast for 01237: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 2 to 6 mph.

Current air quality in 01237

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 01237 Good

Internet in 01237

In ZIP Code 01237, an estimated 93.0% of households have a computer, while 79.6% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 01237

In ZIP Code 01237, males make up an estimated 50.6% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 49.4%.

Health Insurance in 01237

Approximately 3.4% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 01237 (Lanesborough, MA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Income in ZIP Code 01237

The median household income in ZIP Code 01237 is $67,625, while the region's mean household income is $80,318. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $33,752. The per capita income in ZIP Code 01237 of $33,752 is approximately 22.87% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $43,761. An estimated 2.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 72.63% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 18.7% of the population in 01237 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 17.2% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 0.4% of 01237 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 9.6%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 0.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 7.6%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 5.2%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 15.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 14.9%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 17.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 18.7%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 5.6%
$200,000 or more per year 5.5%

Education levels in ZIP Code 01237

In ZIP Code 01237, 94.3% of the population graduated high school, while 39.9% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.8% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 17.6% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 28.6% in this Berkshire County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 01237

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 0.8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5.0%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 28.6%
Some college, no degree 15.6%
Associate's degree 10.3%
Bachelor's degree 22.3%
Graduate or professional degree 17.6%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 01237, 99.3% is one race, while 0.7% are two or more races. Approximately 0.8% of 01237 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 01237 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (97.3%), followed by Black or African American (2.3%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 01237. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 01237

Industry Percent
White 97.3%
Black or African American 2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.3%
Asian 0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.7%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 01237

In ZIP Code 01237, 95.4% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.6% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 3.8% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.2% 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 01237

Language Spoken Percent
English only 95.4%
Spanish 0.6%
Other Indo-European languages 3.8%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.2%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 01237, an estimated 20.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 19.8% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Berkshire County region.

Age of Housing in 01237

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 16.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 9.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 19.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 11.0%
Built between 1960 and 1969 9.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 9.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 4.4%
Built in 1939 or earlier 20.6%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237

Residents of ZIP Code 01237 are older than average. The median age of 51.2 years in ZIP Code 01237 is approximately 34.38% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 79.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 30.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 20.1% of the population in 01237 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 14.0% are aged 45 to 54 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.3% of 01237 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.7%
5 to 9 years 5.7%
10 to 14 years 5.9%
15 to 19 years 3.5%
20 to 24 years 4.5%
25 to 34 years 5.6%
35 to 44 years 10.5%
45 to 54 years 14.0%
55 to 59 years 8.2%
60 to 64 years 10.0%
65 to 74 years 20.1%
75 to 84 years 4.1%
85 years and over 1.3%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 01237

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 01237 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 33.5% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 01237 is high blood pressure, as approximately 30.1% 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 01237. 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 01237

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Arthritis 27.2%
High blood pressure 30.1%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 7.9%
Current asthma 10.7%
Coronary heart disease 5.7%
Diagnosed diabetes 8.4%
High cholesterol 33.5%
Chronic kidney disease 2.9%
Stroke 2.8%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 01237

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 01237 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 96.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 90.3% of those 18 and above in 01237 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 01237 include obesity (30.6% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (29.3% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 01237

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 96.6%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 76.9%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 74.7%
Cholesterol screening 90.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 78.0%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237. 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 01237

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 16.9%
Current smoking 13.3%
No leisure-time physical activity 19.1%
Obesity 30.6%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 29.3%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 01237

Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 01237 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.61 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 11.89% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 30.05% 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 01237. This visualizes electricity rates in 01237 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 01237

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 01237 14.07¢/kWh 8.48¢/kWh 6.07¢/kWh
Massachusetts 29.66¢/kWh 20.78¢/kWh 17.97¢/kWh
United States 16.1¢/kWh 12.81¢/kWh 7.81¢/kWh

Solar Power in 01237

Month ZIP Code 01237 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.49 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.14 3 6.31
Mar 4.98 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.36 5.13 7.3
May 4.98 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.46 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.71 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.7 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.41 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.05 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.23 2.33 5.99
Dec 2.78 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 01237. This visualizes solar power levels in 01237 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 01237

In 01237, 67.6% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 20.9 minutes. Approximately 29.4% of the employed population 16 years and over in 01237 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.5% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.0% of 01237 workers 16 years and over work in wholesale trade.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 01237. 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 01237

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.4%
Construction 5.6%
Manufacturing 4.3%
Wholesale trade 1.0%
Retail trade 14.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 8.9%
Information 2.9%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 9.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 11.2%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 29.4%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.4%
Other services, except public administration 2.6%
Public administration 2.5%

Notes

  • [5] All electricity rates and electricity usage data referenced here originate from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and/or the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Estimates utilize regional U.S. Census Bureau data along with regional NREL and/or EIA data.
  • [6] All consumer financial product complaint data referenced here originate from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.