Berkshire County, county in Massachusetts, United States. As of 2020 county had an estimated population of 124,571 inhabitants. The county was created 262 years ago in 1761. Its county seat is Pittsfield.
There are 30 city/town in Berkshire County, MA. The largest city of Berkshire County is Pittsfield with a population of 41,834. Other cities include, North Adams population 12,737, Adams population 7,955, Williamstown population 7,631, Great Barrington population 6,976
Nestled amidst the rolling mountains and forests of western Massachusetts lies Berkshire County, home to charming small towns that capture the essence of New England. Though the city of Pittsfield serves as the bustling county seat, Berkshire County owes much of its charm to its picturesque villages and hamlets beyond Pittsfield's borders.
In the northern part of the county sits North Adams, renowned for its vibrant arts scene and architectural landmarks. To the east is the town of Hancock, known for its unspoiled natural beauty and preserved Shaker heritage. Further south you'll find Great Barrington, hub of the county's culture and creativity on full display. And in the western side of the county is Lenox, graced by the historic summer homes of figures like F. Scott Fitzgerald and Edith Wharton.
From the county's agricultural past to its storied history as a haven for artists and authors, Berkshire County's small towns weave together a captivating narrative of classic New England. Visitors can soak in mountain landscapes that inspired the Hudson River School, peruse galleries showcasing Norman Rockwell's iconic imagery of American life, and immerse themselves in small town New England ambiance. Brimming with cultural riches yet exuding a tranquil charm, Berkshire County's villages offer an authentic taste of this distinct region.
List of cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Berkshire County.
|Adams||Town in Massachusetts, United States||7,955|
|Alford||Human settlement in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||485|
|Becket||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA||1,707|
|Cheshire||Town in Massachusetts||3,105|
|Dalton||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States||6,479|
|Florida||Town in Massachusetts||711|
|Great Barrington||Town in Massachusetts||6,976|
|Hancock||City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||695|
|Hinsdale||City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||1,902|
|Housatonic||Census-designated place in Berkshire County, Massachusetts||1,109|
|Lanesborough||City in Massachusetts, United States||2,925|
|Lee||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States||5,629|
|Lenox||Town of Massachusetts, United States||4,933|
|Monterey||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States||918|
|New Ashford||Human settlement in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||223|
|New Marlborough||Town in Massachusetts, USA||1,450|
|North Adams||City in Massachusetts, United States||12,737|
|Otis||City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||1,531|
|Peru||Town in Massachusetts, United States||833|
|Pittsfield||The county seat of Berkshire County, Massachusetts.||41,834|
|Richmond||Town in Massachusetts, United States||1,410|
|Sandisfield||Town in Massachusetts, United States||887|
|Savoy||City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||676|
|Sheffield||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States||3,112|
|Stockbridge||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States||1,883|
|Tyringham||Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States||310|
|Washington||Town in Massachusetts||541|
|West Stockbridge||City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||1,250|
|Williamstown||Town in Massachusetts||7,631|
|Windsor||City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America||860|