Richmond, Massachusetts 

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Population

1,521

-11.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$77,396

Median Home Price

$375,200

Best Places to Live in Richmond, Massachusetts

Small city - Extreme western Massachusetts in the Berkshires, 7 miles east of the New York border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Richmond, 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 Richmond
 $297,500 
10 Elm Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1210 SqFt
 $580,000 
630 Dean Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2450 SqFt
 $595,000 
750 West Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 4 | 3650 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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QUICK FACTS

City: Richmond
Zip Codes: 01254
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1158 ft above sea level

Highlights

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

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Richmond's cost of living is 15.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Richmond's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Richmond, 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
Richmond's population is 1,521 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 11.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Richmond is $375,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Richmond public schools spend $19,083 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9.2 students per teacher in Richmond. More Education


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Housing Market in Richmond

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01254

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NEW LISTINGS IN RICHMOND
$297,500
10 Elm Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$580,000
630 Dean Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$595,000
750 West Rd
Bed 6 | Bath 4

$475,000
196 Dean Hill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$359,000
29 Osceola Notch Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$925,000
21 Summit Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$2,550,000
2650 Swamp Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 7

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