City of

North Adams

10 Main St. North Adams, MA 01247
Phone: 413-662-3000


Jennifer Macksey

Municipal Election:

November 7, 2023
Nov., 1st Tuesday following 1st Monday (odd years)

City Council:

Jennifer Barbeau
Lisa Blackmer
Keith Bona
Marie Harpin
Michael Obasohan
Peter Oleskiewicz
Bryan Sapienza
Ashley Shade
Wayne Wilkinson


Population Density637
Registered Voters9,470
Income Per Capita$17,733
EQV Per Capita$61,853
Owner-occupied Housing Unit Rate57.5%
Median Value of Owner-occupied Housing Units$152,200
Median Gross Rent$816
Total Households5,540
Average Household Size2.17

Municipal Finances

Residential Tax Rate$18.53
Commercial Tax Rate$39.26
Average Tax Bill$3,105
Total Expenditures$43,459,647
Total Tax Levy$20,065,871
State Aid$19,702,762
Local Receipts$6,506,775
City Hall of North Adams

City Hall

Wants you To KNOW

North Adams is the Berkshire hub to delve into contemporary art (with the largest contemporary art museum in the United States, MassMoCA), indie music, outdoor recreation, and fine dining. It’s a great place to visit year-round!


Form of GovernmentMayor – Council
Incorporation Date1878
Chief Municipal OfficialMayor
Legislative BodyCity Council
Size of Council9
Length of Mayoral Term (years)2


Area20.3 mi2
Public Roads86.8 mi
Regional Planning AgencyBerkshire Regional Planning Commission


U.S. Senate (statewide)

Edward J. Markey
Elizabeth Warren

U.S. House

Richard Neal

Mass. Senate

Paul Mark

Mass. House

John P. Barrett, III

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