The unemployment rate in Berkshire County is 8.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Berkshire County jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Berkshire County's cost of living is 6.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Berkshire County, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Berkshire county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 72.4% to 25.3%. More Voting Stats
Berkshire County's population is 124,571 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 20.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Berkshire County is Real Estate: $284,500
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%.
Berkshire County public schools spend $17,703 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.6 students per teacher in Berkshire County. More Education