Housatonic is located in west Massachusetts. Housatonic is part of Berkshire County. Housatonic has 0.89 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Housatonic population is 814, which has shrunk 39.03% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.85% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Housatonic median household income is $57,750 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 62.11% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 34.34% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Housatonic median house value is $245,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 96.41% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 77.65% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Housatonic is much better than the state average in quality. The Housatonic area code is 413.