Berkshire County Population 2017

Berkshire County's estimated population is 126,903 with a growth rate of -0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Berkshire County is the 11th largest county in Massachusetts.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016126,903-768-0.60%
2015127,671-962-0.75%
2014128,633-776-0.60%
2013129,409-792-0.61%
2012130,201-314-0.24%
2011130,515-765-0.58%
2010131,280-8,072-5.79%
1990139,352-5,758-3.97%
1980145,110-4,292-2.87%
1970149,4027,2675.11%
1960142,1359,1696.90%
1950132,96610,6938.75%
1940122,2731,5731.30%
1930120,7007,6676.78%
1920113,0337,7747.39%
1910105,2599,59210.03%
190095,66714,55917.95%
189081,10812,07617.49%
188069,0324,2056.49%
187064,8279,70717.61%
186055,1205,52911.15%
185049,5917,84618.80%
184041,7453,91010.33%
183037,8352,1155.92%
182035,720-187-0.52%
181035,9072,0225.97%
180033,8853,59411.86%
179030,2910.00%

Berkshire County Population Growth

Population Data via

Berkshire County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White118,45493.34%
Black or African American4,1343.26%
Two or More Races2,8572.25%
Asian1,8291.44%
American Indian and Alaska Native3400.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.04%

Berkshire County Population Pyramid

0k1k2k3k4k5k6kBerkshire County Male Population0k1k2k3k4k5k6kBerkshire County Female Population

Population of Cities in Berkshire County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pittsfield4473742846-1891-4.23%
North Adams1370813064-644-4.70%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990