Berkshire, Vermont 

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Population

1,711

+13.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.3%

Median Income

$54,375

Median Home Price

$166,600

Best Places to Live in Berkshire, Vermont

College town - Northwest Vermont along east shore of Lake Champlain. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Berkshire, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Outdoor recreation
Attractive downtown
College-town amenities
Cons
Cost of living
Recent employment
Harsh winters
 $294,000 
2498 Ayers Hill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1808 SqFt
 $299,500 
889 Potato Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2381 SqFt
 $189,000 
3284 Vt Rt-105 Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1553 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Burlington-South Burlington Metro Area

Burlington is the largest city in Vermont and its cultural and educational center. The University of Vermont and two smaller colleges bring a strong college-town feel, with culture, entertainment, and a youthful ambience. Downtown is pleasant, with lots of trees, historic streets and lakefront areas and a pedestrian mall. The university is located on a bluff just east of town. The nearest big-city amenities are in Montreal, Quebec, under a 100 miles north. There is plenty of outdoor recreation at Lake Champlain and in the nearby Adirondacks and Green Mountains. As a college town, not surprisingly, there is a wide variety of housing and living environments available, and cost of living and housing are high by national standards.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Berkshire
Zip Codes: 05447
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 200 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Berkshire is 2.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Berkshire jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Berkshire's cost of living is 6.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Berkshire's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Berkshire, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Franklin county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Berkshire's population is 1,711 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 13.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Berkshire is $166,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Berkshire public schools spend $18,965 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.5 students per teacher in Berkshire. More Education



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NEW LISTINGS IN BERKSHIRE
$294,000
2498 Ayers Hill Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$299,500
889 Potato Hill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$189,000
3284 Vt Rt-105 Hwy
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$181,900
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Bed 3 | Bath 2

$174,000
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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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