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Housing Statistics

Berkshire county massachusetts dp 4 profile of selected housing characteristics







Subject

Number

Percent

Total housing units66,301100.0
UNITS IN STRUCTURE
1-unit, detached41,31562.3
1-unit, attached1,3282.0
2 units8,25412.4
3 or 4 units6,2749.5
5 to 9 units3,1614.8
10 to 19 units1,6252.5
20 or more units2,6053.9
Mobile home1,7202.6
Boat, RV, van, etc.190.0
YEAR STRUCTURE BUILT
1999 to March 20004370.7
1995 to 19981,3932.1
1990 to 19942,0893.2
1980 to 19896,61710.0
1970 to 19796,94010.5
1960 to 19696,90610.4
1940 to 195915,07822.7
1939 or earlier26,84140.5
ROOMS
1 room5330.8
2 rooms2,0363.1
3 rooms6,1069.2
4 rooms9,40914.2
5 rooms13,29420.1
6 rooms14,59822.0
7 rooms8,71713.1
8 rooms5,6058.5
9 or more rooms6,0039.1
Median (rooms)5.6(X)
Occupied Housing Units56,006100.0
YEAR HOUSEHOLDER MOVED INTO UNIT
1999 to March 20008,65815.5
1995 to 199813,10423.4
1990 to 19948,04914.4
1980 to 19899,95817.8
1970 to 19796,56511.7
1969 or earlier9,67217.3
VEHICLES AVAILABLE
None6,14011.0
122,30239.8
220,87937.3
3 or more6,68511.9
HOUSE HEATING FUEL
Utility gas18,15632.4
Bottled, tank, or LP gas3,4426.1
Electricity4,3887.8
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.27,65949.4
Coal or coke1650.3
Wood1,8523.3
Solar energy90.0
Other fuel2600.5
No fuel used750.1
SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS
Lacking complete plumbing facilities2110.4
Lacking complete kitchen facilities2650.5
No telephone service6211.1
OCCUPANTS PER ROOM
Occupied housing units56,006100.0
1.00 or less55,55799.2
1.01 to 1.503440.6
1.51 or more1050.2
Specified owner-occupied units29,127100.0
VALUE
Less than $50,0007402.5
$50,000 to $99,99910,23535.1
$100,000 to $149,9999,37232.2
$150,000 to $199,9994,21314.5
$200,000 to $299,9992,98710.3
$300,000 to $499,9991,2234.2
$500,000 to $999,9993241.1
$1,000,000 or more330.1
Median (dollars)116,800(X)
MORTGAGE STATUS AND SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS
With a mortgage18,92865.0
Less than $300
810.3
$300 to $499
9333.2
$500 to $699
2,6339.0
$700 to $999
6,52822.4
$1,000 to $1,499
5,96220.5
$1,500 to $1,999
1,6525.7
$2,000 or more
1,1393.9
Median (dollars)
971(X)
Not mortgaged10,19935.0
Median (dollars)
339(X)
SELECTED MONTHLY OWNER COSTS AS A PERCENTAGE
OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent11,11838.2
15 to 19 percent5,14017.6
20 to 24 percent4,14714.2
25 to 29 percent2,6179.0
30 to 34 percent1,6675.7
35 percent or more4,24614.6
Not computed1920.7
Specified renter-occupied units18,226100.0
GROSS RENT
Less than $2001,5318.4
$200 to $2991,4768.1
$300 to $4995,63030.9
$500 to $7496,43335.3
$750 to $9991,5178.3
$1,000 to $1,4993642.0
$1,500 or more2201.2
No cash rent1,0555.8
Median (dollars)499(X)
GROSS RENT AS A PERCENTAGE OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME IN 1999
Less than 15 percent3,53819.4
15 to 19 percent2,44413.4
20 to 24 percent2,29612.6
25 to 29 percent2,08611.4
30 to 34 percent1,4498.0
35 percent or more5,02927.6
Not computed1,3847.6
(X) Not applicable.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices H1, H7, H20, H23, H24, H30, H34, H38, H40, H43, H44, H48, H51, H62, H63, H69, H74, H76, H90, H91, and H94


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