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Demographics

People

Total Population1,576
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens24.1%
Employed Population 16+810
Age of the Population50

Families

% of people married58.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher31.1%
Median Earnings25+$43,793
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$48,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,394

Wealth

Median Family Income$81,583
% Above Poverty Level92.6%
% Below Poverty Level7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time38 minutes
% Working from Home12%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone22.7%
Median Gross Rent$636
Median House Value$267,000

Ancestry

Irish20.7%
English17.8%
Italian16.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.1%
French Except Basque13%
German11.4%
Polish6.3%
Canadian3.6%
Russian3%
Scottish1.7%
Ukrainian1.1%
Hungarian1.1%
Latvian1%
Slovak0.9%
African0.8%
Austrian0.8%
South African0.8%
Welsh0.8%
Dutch0.6%
Arab0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Swedish0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Greek0.4%
Romanian0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Danishn0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
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Otis Almanac

CategoryValue
County Berkshire County
Standard Zip Codes1253
Phone Area Codes413
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.21
Approximate Longitude-73.11

Otis Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCHESTER 2
Distance9.3 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
StationGREAT BARRINGTON 5 SW
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp11 to 32 F
Apr Temp32 to 56 F
Jul Temp56 to 81 F
Oct Temp34 to 60 F
Annual Precip47.9 inches
StationNORFOLK 2 SW
Distance16.9 miles
Jan Temp12 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 53 F
Jul Temp58 to 78 F
Oct Temp38 to 57 F
Annual Precip53.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blandford352$71,250
Chester789$59,853
Monterey827$72,321
New Marlborough1,435$85,417
Sandisfield869$79,792
Tyringham408$80,313

Otis Public Libraries

Otis Library And Museum
48 NORTH MAIN ROAD
Otis, Massachusetts
(413) 269-0109

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Otis Public Schools

Farmington River Elementary
555 N Main Street, Po Box 679
ZIP: 1253
(413) 269-4466
Primary
Total Enrollment 129
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