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Best Place to Live in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

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Overview
Population:44,542
Pop. Change:-3%
State: Massachusetts
Metro Area: Pittsfield Metro Area
County: Berkshire County
City:Pittsfield
Zip Code:01201
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Pittsfield's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums

Interesting Facts about Pittsfield, Massachusetts

As of 2014, Pittsfield's population is 44,542 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -2.74 percent.

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The median home cost in Pittsfield is $145,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 2.10 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Pittsfield's cost of living is 0.60% Higher than the U.S. average.

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Pittsfield public schools spend $16,895 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 12.7 students per teacher in Pittsfield.

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The unemployment rate in Pittsfield is 6.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Pittsfield jobs have Decreased by 0.83 percent.


Ranked #4 America's Best and Worst Cities for Crime (Smallest Metro Areas)
Ranked #14 Most Competitive Private Colleges
Ranked #14 Best Green Cities
Ranked #81 America's Most (and Least) Stressful Cities (117 Smallest Metro Areas)
Ranked #243 2005 Best Places to Live
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Map Of Pittsfield

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Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.

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Pittsfield's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes