North Adams Berkshire County, Massachusetts

North Adams: City in Massachusetts, United States

About

North Adams is a city located in the county of Berkshire in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,708 and a population density of 257 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,737 inhabitants.

The city was created 277 years ago in 1744.

North Adams Quick Facts

Population : 12,737 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Berkshire County
Postal code : 01247
Phone Area Codes : 413
Area : 53.39 km2
Altitude : 705 feet / 215 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1745 (277 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 21:34:49 (24th May 2022)
Density : 239 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.62% (2010-2020)
North Adams locator map
Location of North Adams on Massachusetts map.
Main Street North Adams image
Main Street North Adams
Main Street North Adams image

Geography

North Adams is located at 42°42'3"N 73°6'31"W (42.7009200, -73.1087100). It has 2 neighbors: Williamstown and Adams.

North Adams map

North Adams has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of North Adams decreased by 7.62% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,708 - census
2011 13,632 -0.56% estimation process
2012 13,623 -0.07% estimation process
2013 13,469 -1.14% estimation process
2014 13,391 -0.58% estimation process
2015 13,185 -1.56% estimation process
2016 13,082 -0.79% estimation process
2017 12,969 -0.87% estimation process
2018 12,842 -0.99% estimation process
2019 12,730 -0.88% estimation process
2020 12,737 0.05% estimation process

North Adams zip code is 01247. County name: Berkshire, County fips: 25003

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People born in North Adams (50)

People born in North Adams, including Major League Baseball pitcher Jack Chesbro, television, stage, and film actor Van Hansis, physicist Curtis Callan, .

List

  • Will Durant (American historian, philosopher and writer) he was born in 05/11/1885
  • Jane Swift (politician in Massachusetts, US) she was born in 24/02/1965
  • Frank Vincent (American actor (1937-2017)) he was born in 15/04/1937
  • John Henry Schwarz (American theoretical physicist) he was born in 22/11/1941
  • Oswald Tower (American basketball player) he was born in 23/11/1883
  • Charles Albert Browne (American chemist and agrarian historian) he was born in 12/08/1870
  • Martin Melcher (American film producer) he was born in 01/08/1915
  • Paul Farmer (American anthropologist) he was born in 26/10/1959
  • Peter Laird (US comic book artist and writer) he was born in 27/01/1954
  • Hiram Sibley (American industrialist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist; co-founder and President of Western Union) he was born in 06/02/1807
  • Paul Park (American writer) he was born in 01/10/1954
  • Tom Sutton (American comic artist) he was born in 15/04/1937
  • Charles Albert Levine (American businessman) he was born in 17/03/1897
  • Allan Rockwell McCann (United States Navy admiral) he was born in 20/09/1896
  • Amy Lee (American saxophonist, composer and arranger) she was born in 01/01/1963
  • Andrew J. Waterman (American politician) he was born in 28/06/1825
  • Bruce Russett (American academic) he was born in 26/01/1935
  • Francis Millard (Olympic wrestler) he was born in 31/05/1914

Schools in North Adams

College & universities near North Adams, MA

Code Name City ZIP
167288 Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts North Adams (MA) 01247-4100

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near North Adams, MA

Code Name Address Type
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL
GFD John W. Olver Transit Center 12 Olive Street RAIL
BRA Union Station 10 Vernon Rd RAIL
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
NHT Union Station 170 Pleasant Street RAIL

Post offices near North Adams

Post Office Name City ZIP
North Adam Post Office North Adams (MA) 01247

Other places with the same name (2)

  • North Adams , Michigan human settlement in Hillsdale County, Michigan, United States of America with a population of 461 people.

Other cities in Berkshire County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Berkshire County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Pittsfield 41,834 City in Massachusetts
Adams 7,955 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Williamstown 7,631 Town in Massachusetts
Great Barrington 6,976 Town in Massachusetts
Dalton 6,479 Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Lee 5,629 Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Lenox 4,933 Town of Massachusetts, United States
Sheffield 3,112 Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Cheshire 3,105 Town in Massachusetts
Lanesborough 2,925 City in Massachusetts, United States
Hinsdale 1,902 City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Stockbridge 1,883 Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Becket 1,707 Town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA
Otis 1,531 City in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States of America
New Marlborough 1,450 Town in Massachusetts, USA
Richmond 1,410 Town in Massachusetts, United States

Distance to Other Cities

North Adams distances to largest Massachusetts cities