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Berkshire County, Massachusetts

US county information
NameBerkshire County
StateMassachusetts
SeatPittsfield
Largest cityPittsfield
US Area
Total Area946.27 sq mi (2450.8 km2)
Land Area931.32 sq mi (2412.1 km2)
Water Area14.95 sq mi (38.7 km2)
Population131219 (2010)
Density54.4/km2 (141/sq mi)
Founded1685

Berkshire County, Massachusetts

CountyBerkshire County
Clerk of CourtsDeborah S. Capeless
District AttorneyDavid F. Capeless
Register of DeedsFrances T. Brooks (Northern District at Adams)
Andrea F. Nuciforo, Jr. (Middle District at Pittsfield)
Wanda M. Beckwith (Southern District at Great Barrington)
Register of ProbateFrancis B. Marinaro
County SheriffCarmen C. Massimiano, Jr.
State Representative(s)4 Representatives:
Daniel E. Bosley (D), First Berkshire
Denis E. Guyer (D), Second Berkshire
Christopher N. Speranzo (D), Third Berkshire
William Smitty Pignatelli (D), Fourth Berkshire
State Senator(s)1 Senator:
Benjamin B. Downing (D), Pittsfield
Governor's Councilor(s)Carole A. Fiola - District 1
Kelly A. Timilty - District 2
Marilyn M. Petitto Devaney - District 3
Christopher A. Iannella - District 4
Mary-Ellen Manning - District 5
Michael J. Callahan - District 6
Thomas J. Foley - District 7
Thomas T. Merrigan - District 8
U.S. Representative(s)John Olver (D-1st District)

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:For the Royal County of Berkshire in the United Kingdom, see BerkshireBerkshire County is a non-governmental county located on the western edge of the U.S. state of Massachusetts. As of the 2010 census, the population was 131,219. Its largest city and traditional county seat is Pittsfield. The Berkshire Hills are centered on Berkshire County, and the county itself is often referred to simply as "the Berkshires".


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