Sheffield Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Sheffield, MA

General Sheffield Information

State: Massachusetts

County: Berkshire County

Close cities: Great Barrington, MA, Southfield, MA, Monterey, MA, South Egremont, MA, Peabody, MA, Ashley Falls, MA, North Egremont, MA, Mill River, MA

Sheffield Population (census data)
Total 3,334 (+0.1% since 2000)
Male 1,622 (48.7%)
Female 1,712 (51.3%)

Population Density: 69 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 93.5 (US Avg is 100)

Sheffield Elevation: 675 feet above sea level

Land Area: 48.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $54,613

Zip Codes: 01257.

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Sheffield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
  • Black (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.5%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (18.7%)
  • Irish (17.4%)
  • German (12.9%)
  • Italian (11.6%)
  • French (7.7%)
  • United States (7.4%)
Foriegn Born: 87 people (2.6%)
  • Europe (58.3%)
  • Latin America (25.0%)
  • North America (16.7%)

Local Sheffield Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Boston Red Sox
NFL Football: New England Patriots
NBA Basketball: Boston Celtics
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins
NCAA Sports: University of Massachusetts, College of the Holy Cross

Sheffield School Information

Other/Private Schools
Mt. Everett Regional (491 Berkshire School Road, Sheffield, MA, 01257 - Southern Berkshire District)
New Marlborough Central (491 Berkshire School Road, Sheffield, MA, 01257 - Southern Berkshire District)
Undermountain (491 Berkshire School Road, Sheffield, MA, 01257 - Southern Berkshire District)

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