Berkshire, New York Demographics

The total population of Berkshire town is estimated to be 1,166 with 601 males (51.54%) and 565 females (48.46%). There are 36 less females than males in Berkshire town.
The median household income in Berkshire town was $70,710 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 782(1.09%) from $71,492 in 2020. This income is 94.78% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Berkshire town sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $104,753. Overall, the median household income for the town of Berkshire town stands at $70,710.
In Berkshire town, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $42,054 for males and $32,968 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $65,895 for males and $41,735 for females.
In Berkshire town, population is primarily represented by White households, reporting a median income of $71,911.
In 2022, the population of Berkshire town was 1,461, a 0.41% decrease year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Berkshire town's population was 1,467, a decline of 0.74% compared to a population of 1,478 in 2020.
The median age in Berkshire, New York is 43.4, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 19.34% were under the age of 15, 15.10% aged 15 to 29, 47.47% aged 30 to 64, 15.77% aged 65 to 84, and 2.32% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Berkshire town population: 98.34% are White and 1.66% are multiracial.