WASHINGTON MA REAL ESTATE HOUSES LAND
Washington MA Real Estate includes the Town of Washington which is located in central Berkshire County along the Hampshire County line, the town, which is roughly shaped. It is bordered by Pittsfield to the northwest, Dalton, Hinsdale and Peru to the north, Middlefield to the east, Becket to the southeast, Lee to the southwest, and Lenox to the west.
Washington MA Real Estate
Washington lies within the Berkshire Hills, and its geography is dominated by October Mountain in the western part of town.
According to the U. S. Census for 2000, the town has a total area of 37.8 square miles and a population of 544 people, 99% white. The median income for a household is $54,583 and the per capita income for the town is $23,610.
Washington was first settled in 1760 and was officially incorporated in 1777. The town was called several different names, including Greenoch, Watsontown and Hartville, before being renamed in 1784 for George Washington.
The town has always been rural, with few small industries, known more for being along the stage road to Pittsfield and along the rail line later. Famed 2nd generation folk singer Arlo Guthrie lives in Washington, as does singer/songwriter James Taylor.
Our listings in the Town of Washington are displayed below. To limit the display by price or category or to go to the official town website, click the links below. Links to School District information are on the left margin. To search the Berkshire County MLS click on the link on the left.
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- Stanford Passive Solar Private 3784sf 12581
- Stanford 3784sf Passive Solar large home with striking design, master bath with skylights, sliding glass doors, plus 340x40 hated garage/workshop on 7 private acres.
- Contact: David Birch
- Cell Number: 518-928-7239