|Male Share of the Population||49.1%|
|Female Share of the Population||50.9%|
|Employed Population 16+||934|
|Age of the Population||53|
|% of people married||54.3%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||34.4%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$70,694|
|% Above Poverty Level||92.7%|
|% Below Poverty Level||7.3%|
|Average Commute Time||34 minutes|
|% Working from Home||6.4%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||0.9%|
|% Using Public Transportation||%|
|People Living Alone||26.9%|
|Median Gross Rent||$1,295|
|Median House Value||$242,700|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||12.2%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||27 miles NW of Chicopee, Massachusetts (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||104 miles W of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||01223|
|Phone Area Codes||413|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||7 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||34 to 64 F|
|Annual Precip||61.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||11 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||37 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||48.7 inches|
|Station||NORFOLK 2 SW|
|Jan Temp||12 to 29 F|
|Apr Temp||33 to 53 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Annual Precip||53.8 inches|
According to the US Postal Service, Becket, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:
Becket Corners (01223)
Sherwood Forest (01223)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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