Dalton, Massachusetts 

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Population

6,657

-1.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$47,500

Median Home Price

$182,900

Best Places to Live in Dalton, Massachusetts

Small city - Extreme western Massachusetts in the Berkshires, 7 miles east of the New York border. July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Dalton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Nearby mountains
-Outdoor recreation
-Low crime rates
Cons
-Harsh winters
-Isolation
-Economy

Local Listings in Dalton
 $187,900 
70 Oak St Ext
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1302 SqFt
 $198,500 
129 Warren Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 2160 SqFt
 $224,900 
170 Pleasant St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2051 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Pittsfield Metro Area

An old agricultural and minor industrial center, Pittsfield has evolved into a gateway to the Berkshires. Nearby ski resorts, particularly to the north, draw winter visitors. To the south is the Tanglewood performing arts center in Lenox and the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge. The town itself is quiet, nondescript, and fairly isolated from big-city amenities, but Albany, NY is about 40 miles west.


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City: Dalton
Zip Codes: 01226
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1158 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dalton is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Dalton jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dalton's cost of living is 4.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dalton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Dalton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Berkshire county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dalton's population is 6,657 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dalton is $182,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Dalton public schools spend $15,475 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12 students per teacher in Dalton. More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN DALTON
$187,900
70 Oak St Ext
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$198,500
129 Warren Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$224,900
170 Pleasant St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$139,900
7 Ruby Ter
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$699,000
Pinecrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$449,000
110 Elmore Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$289,900
365 Dalton Division Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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