Lenox, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 1,675. Population change since 2000: +0.5%
Males: 788  (47.1%)
Females: 887  (52.9%)
Median resident age:  50.6 years
Massachusetts median age:  39.4 years

Zip codes: 01240.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,299 (it was $35,662 in 2000)
Lenox:

$49,299
MA:

$66,768

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,058 (it was $23,810 in 2000)

Lenox CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $333,768 (it was $163,900 in 2000)
Lenox:

$333,768
MA:

$327,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $258,164; Detached houses: $274,924; Townhouses or other attached units: $187,486; In 2-unit structures: $203,780; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $169,468; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $204,729; Mobile homes: $29,637

Median gross rent in 2013: $725.

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  • Races in Lenox, MA (2010)

    Lenox races chart
    • 1,58994.9%White alone
    • 472.8%Hispanic
    • 181.1%Two or more races
    • 100.6%Asian alone
    • 60.4%Black alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Lenox detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lenox: 113.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Lenox, MA City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (17.3%), German (12.3%), French (9.8%), English (8.5%), Italian (7.0%), United States (6.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1775

Elevation: 1200 feet

Land area: 1.79 square miles.

Population density: 936 people per square mile   (low).

Lenox,MA real estate house value index trend

Lenox, Massachusetts map

For population 25 years and over in Lenox:

  • High school or higher: 96.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 28.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lenox CDP:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

98 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).

This place:

6.6%
Massachusetts:

15.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,489 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,460 (0.5%)

Lenox satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (32.9 miles , pop. 95,658).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (108.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Lee, MA (2.0 miles ), Richmond, MA (2.1 miles ), Stockbridge, MA (2.1 miles ), West Stockbridge, MA (2.5 miles ), Washington, MA (2.6 miles ), Pittsfield, MA (2.6 miles ), Tyringham, MA (2.9 miles ), Housatonic, MA (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $189,200
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $217,700
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $224,700
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $241,100
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $346,700
  • 2004: 27 buildings, average cost: $387,300
  • 2005: 27 buildings, average cost: $417,600
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $373,300
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $309,100
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $679,900
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,623,500
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $202,900
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $674,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.36 N, Longitude: 73.28 W

Area code: 413

Lenox household income distribution Lenox home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Massachusetts average:

2.55

Lenox tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Massachusetts:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Information (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Legal occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Lenox: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lenox, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lenox-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the Lenox place center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 13.2 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lenox-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Massachusetts state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 122.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 148.9 miles away from Lenox center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 116.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 200.2 miles away from Lenox center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Berkshire County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lenox topographic map

Birthplace of: John Cameron Greenleaf - Architect, Lewis Greenleaf Adams - Architect, Mother Mary Alphonsa - Roman Catholic nun, Finn Wittrock - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Lenox:

  • EDGECOMBE NURSING HOME (40 SUNSET AVE)
  • KIMBALL FARMS NURSING CARE CENTER (40 SUNSET AVENUE)
  • NURSING CARE CENTER AT KIMBALL (235 WALKER STREET)
  • PROVIDENCE CARE CENTER - LENOX (320 PITTSFIELD ROAD)
  • VALLEY VIEW NURSING HOME (540 PITTSFIELD ROAD)

Amtrak station near Lenox:

  • 7 miles: PITTSFIELD (DEPOT ST. BTW NORTH & CENTER STS.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lenox:

  • Williams College (about 25 miles; Williamstown, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,141)
  • Westfield State University (about 30 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • Hudson Valley Community College (about 32 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 9,346)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (about 33 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 6,940)
  • The Sage Colleges (about 34 miles; Troy, NY; FT enrollment: 2,499)
  • Smith College (about 34 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • The College of Saint Rose (about 34 miles; Albany, NY; FT enrollment: 4,085)

Public high school in Lenox:

Private high schools in Lenox:

  • BERKSHIRE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 58, Location: 259 KEMBLE ST, Grades: PK-12)
  • HILLCREST EDUCATIONAL CENTERS (Students: 25, Location: 349 OLD STOCKBRIDGE RD, Grades: 5-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Lenox:

  • MORRIS (Students: 361, Location: 129 WEST STREET, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Lenox:

  • THE MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF THE BERKSHIRES (Students: 86, Location: 21 PATTERSON RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Lenox

Library in Lenox:

  • LENOX LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $552,435; Location: 18 MAIN ST.; 77,815 books; 930 e-books; 10,119 audio materials; 3,434 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 103 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Lenox: Lenox Volunteer Ambulance Squad (A), Lenox Fire Department Central Station (B), Lenox Library Association (C), Blacksmith Museum (D), Lenox Library (E), Berkshire Performing Arts Center (F), Lenox Library Association Library (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Intown Mall Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Lenox: Trinity Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Saint Anns Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: The Marsh (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum (Willow Creek Road), Frelinghuysen Morris House & Studio (Museums; 92 Hawthorne Street), Edith Wharton Restoration-The Mount (Museums; 2 Plunkett Street), Lenox Chamber Of Commerce (5 Walker).

Hotels: Days Inn of Lenox (194 Pittsfield Road), Gables Inn (81 Walker Street), Apple Tree Inn & Restaurant (10 Richmond Mountain Road), Econo Lodge Lenox (130 Pittsfield Road), Garden Gables Inn (135 Main Street), Blantyre (Blantyre Road Po Box 995), Knights Inn Lenox MA (474 Pittsfield Road), Howard Johnson Express Inn (462 Pittsfield Rd), Seven Hills Country Inn and Restaurant (40 Plunkett Street).

Berkshire County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.8. This is better than average.

City:

61.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.90
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.8%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 78.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.7 people
Massachusetts:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  35.5%
Whole state:  63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.7%
Whole state:  7.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Lenox in 2010:

  • 71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 7 people in college/university student housing
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
39 people in nursing homes in 2000

Lenox, Massachusetts environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Lenox (2011 data):

  • Berkshire Bank: Lenox Savings Bank Branch at 25 Main Street, branch established on 1890/01/01; Pittsfield Road Branch at 495 Pittsfield Road, branch established on 1977/10/15. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $3,955.6 mil, Deposits: $3,176.2 mil, headquarters in Pittsfield, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 64 total offices
  • The Lenox National Bank: at 7 Main Street, branch established on 1889/04/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $60.0 mil, Deposits: $52.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices
  • NBT Bank, National Association: Lenox Branch at 2 Holmes Road, branch established on 2012/02/07. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $5,558.5 mil, Deposits: $4,381.4 mil, headquarters in Norwich, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 133 total offices, Holding Company: Nbt Bancorp Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Massachusetts average:

12.9

Lenox travel time to work - commute Lenox mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lenox CDP (based on Berkshire County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,18732
Mainline Protestant9,89563
Other3,64720
Evangelical Protestant2,81728
Black Protestant2332
Orthodox2252
None64,215-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 33
Berkshire County:

2.54 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Berkshire County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Berkshire County:

4.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

15.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Berkshire County:

22.8%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.9%
State:

16.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lenox:

57.3%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.7%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Massachusetts:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.5%
Massachusetts:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.0%
Massachusetts:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lenox:

36.3%
Massachusetts:

33.4%

General health condition:
Lenox:

61.0%
State:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Lenox:

77.3%
State:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lenox, MA Residents

3.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.11%
Massachusetts average:

5.61%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($441 average AGI)
Berkshire County:

0.04%
Massachusetts average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hampden County, MA  0.18% ($40,323 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.13% ($77,300)
from Hampshire County, MA  0.11% ($24,695)


3.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.67%
Massachusetts average:

5.85%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($772 average AGI)
Berkshire County:

0.07%
Massachusetts average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hampden County, MA  0.22% ($37,274 average AGI)
to Hampshire County, MA  0.16% ($31,686)
to Middlesex County, MA  0.16% ($33,183)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lenox:

  • WUHN (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WEINER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 3 kW; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBEC (1420 AM; 1 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WBRK (1340 AM; 1 kW; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WBRK, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WROW (590 AM; 5 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lenox:

  • WBEC-FM (105.5 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WUPE (95.9 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WEINER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WBRK-FM (101.7 FM; PITTSFIELD, MA; Owner: WBRK, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WAJZ (96.3 FM; VOORHEESVILLE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZMR (104.9 FM; ALTAMONT, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYJB (95.5 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGNA-FM (107.7 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF MANSFIELD, INC.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRVE (99.5 FM; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lenox:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • W07AI (Channel 7; PITTSFIELD, ETC., MA; Owner: WNYT-TV, LLC)
  • WCDC-TV (Channel 19; ADAMS, MA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF ALBANY, INC.)
  • Lenox, Massachusetts
  • Fatal accident count35
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents52
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:6
  • Fatalities40
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents81
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents5
  • Massachusetts average
  • Fatal accident count100
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents140
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities107
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents230
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents13
See more detailed statistics of Lenox fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lenox)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Lenox, MA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 270 Pittsfield Rd (Lat: 42.370639 Lon: -73.279250), Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 11.3 m, Call Sign: WNEO310
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.062 MHz, 928.062 MHzGrant Date: 10/01/1998, Expiration Date: 12/30/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2009Registrant: Phone: (617) 849-5503
  • LENOX MTN, Yokum Road 2.9 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 42.393361 Lon: -73.310972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 23.8 m, Call Sign: WQGL284
    Assigned Frequencies: 10556.2 MHz, 10556.2 MHz, 954.750 MHz, 933.775 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/2007, Expiration Date: 02/21/2017, Certifier: William BrownRegistrant: Ess, Inc., Po Box 3051, West Caldwell, NJ 07007, Phone: (856) 764-3809, Email:
  • LENOX, Yokum Road 2.9 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 42.393361 Lon: -73.310972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 23.8 m, Call Sign: WQPA991
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/26/2012, Expiration Date: 03/26/2022, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2016, Certifier: Russell SienkiewiczRegistrant: Cromack Industries, Inc., 22 Rockland Rd, Greenfield, MA 01302, Phone: (413) 774-6500, Email:
  • LENOX, 270 Pittsfield Rd (Lat: 42.370639 Lon: -73.279250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: KCE43
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 08/17/2010, Expiration Date: 09/26/2020Registrant: Massachusetts, Commonwealth Of, 10 Park Plaza Rm 7210, Boston, MA 02116, Phone: (617) 973-7750, Fax: (617) 248-3869, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lenox)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN NAVION B (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING GO-435C&D SER (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5377K , Serial Number: NAV-4-2277B, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/1955
    Registrant (Corporation): Superbee Group LLC, C/O Ronendra K Mukherjee / 262 East St, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Aircraft: CUB CRAFTERS PA18-150 (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55PZ , Serial Number: 9971CC, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 04/01/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Peter J Sprague, 399 Under Mountain Rd, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5934H , Serial Number: 16-557, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Clifford C Allen, 47 Pine Knoll Rd, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Aircraft: PIPER AIRCRAFT INC PA46R-350T (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TIO-540-AE2A (350 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6093E , Serial Number: 4692136, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 01/20/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Steven A D'Antonio, 263 W Mountain Rd, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Aircraft: DOVYDENAS JONAS FALCO F8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 873DX , Serial Number: 873, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Jonas Dovydenas, 319 Under Mountain Rd, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31T1 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60A (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 9266Y , Serial Number: 31T-1104008, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1983
    Registrant (Corporation): Mad River Enterprises Inc, 21 Fairwynds Dr, Lenox, MA 01240
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GTSIO-520-C (340 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9456S , Serial Number: D-8036, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Richard J Herrick, 24 Taconic Ave, Lenox, MA 01240

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$281,37016$269,6352$168,9904$308,825
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$183,8900$01$188,690
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$118,2202$321,3500$01$263,460
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$280,0502$245,7400$01$211,590
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$116,9500$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9131.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$152,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2003 2002 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9131.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lenox and their reported violations in the past:

WHITE PINES CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-21-2014)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-31-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from FEB-05-2009 to FEB-11-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from FEB-05-2009 to FEB-11-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-21-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-14-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-08-2011)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lenox that have no violations reported:

  • LENOX DPW WATER DIVISION (Population served: 9,800, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 59
  • Hazardous Condition: 33
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Lenox

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lenox, MA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lenox, Massachusetts:

  • Econo Lodge, 390 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, Massachusetts 1240 , Phone: (413) 637-4244, Fax: (413) 637-1969
  • Knights Inn, 474 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, Massachusetts 1240 , Phone: (413) 443-4468, Fax: (413) 443-0053
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 445 Pittsfield Rd, Lenox, Massachusetts 1240 , Phone: (413) 499-1111, Fax: (413) 499-4444
  • Cranwell Resort, 55 Lee Rd, Lenox, Massachusetts 1240 , Phone: (413) 637-1364, Fax: (413) 634-0571
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lenox, Massachusetts

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28%)
  • Electricity (16%)
Businesses in Lenox, MA
NameCountNameCount
CVS1New Balance2
Days Inn1RadioShack1
Econo Lodge1SAS Shoes1
FedEx1Subway1
Hilton1T-Mobile1
Howard Johnson1Talbots1
Knights Inn1Vans1
Marshalls1

Lenox compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Lenox on our top lists:

  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #6 (01240) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
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