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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pittsfield is 43,641. Pittsfield, Massachusetts is the 912th largest city in the US.
Pittsfield is located entirely in Berkshire County.
The peak population of Pittsfield was in 1990, when its population was 48,792. In 1990, Pittsfield was the 542nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 912th largest city in the US. Pittsfield is currently 10.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Pittsfield has shrunk 4.5% since the year 2000. Pittsfield, Massachusetts's growth is extremely below average. 94% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Pittsfield has a population density of 1,105.5 people per square mile.
|906||Spanish Fork, Utah||43,870||111.5%|
|911||Oakland Park, Florida||43,650||3.6%|
|914||Linden, New Jersey||43,594||10.5%|
|915||Hickory, North Carolina||43,532||15.5%|
|917||Holly Springs, North Carolina||43,524||329.9%|
|918||Ormond Beach, Florida||43,517||19.0%|
The total voting age population of Pittsfield, Massachusetts, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 33,704. The voting age population is 46.9% male and 53.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.3% of the residents of Pittsfield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pittsfield are 86.8% White, 4.5% Black, 4.2% Two or more races, 2.3% Other, 2.0% Asian, 0.2% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 6.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pittsfield, 13.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.4%. On a per-household basis, 10.6% of families are below the poverty line in Pittsfield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.5% of Pittsfield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.7% of Pittsfield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.5% have a bachelor's degree and 10.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pittsfield residents aged 5 and older, 9.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 3.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pittsfield is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pittsfield, 14.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pittsfield is $51,411.
In Pittsfield, 61.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.2% of housing units in Pittsfield.
Of all the housing units in Pittsfield, 43.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Pittsfield, 4.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pittsfield is $893.
In Pittsfield, 82.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.