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Demographics

People

Total Population730
Male Share of the Population53.6%
Female Share of the Population46.4%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+333
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married50.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.2%
Median Earnings25+$37,917
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$37,292
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$57,500
% Above Poverty Level81.3%
% Below Poverty Level18.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone19.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,071
Median House Value$205,400

Ancestry

Italian16.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.7%
English16.7%
German14.4%
Canadian12.9%
Irish12.7%
French Except Basque8.8%
Polish4.1%
Swedish3.6%
Finnish2.5%
Scottish1.8%
Dutch1.6%
Norwegian1.5%
Czech1%
Danishn0.5%
Ukrainian0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Russian0.3%
Greek0.3%
US/American0.3%
Lithuanian0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Welsh0.1%
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Heath Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes1346
Phone Area Codes413
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.66
Approximate Longitude-72.83

Heath Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationREADSBORO 1 SE
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp31 to 53 F
Jul Temp55 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches
StationCUMMINGTON HILL
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp11 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 52 F
Jul Temp58 to 78 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationCHESTER 2
Distance27.1 miles
Jan Temp7 to 31 F
Apr Temp33 to 60 F
Jul Temp57 to 86 F
Oct Temp34 to 64 F
Annual Precip61.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buckland1,796$70,938
Charlemont1,173$56,897
Colrain1,682$61,786
Hawley426$75,000
Rowe477$67,083
Shelburne1,826$88,224

Heath Public Libraries

Heath Free Public Library
1 EAST MAIN STREET
Heath, Massachusetts
(413) 337-4934

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Heath Public Schools

Heath Elementary
18 Jacobs Road
ZIP: 1346
(413) 337-5307
Primary
Total Enrollment 53
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