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Alford is a town in Berkshire County, in the Pittsfield metro area.
The community was named after John Alford, benefactor of Harvard University
The latitude of Alford is 42.235N. The longitude is -73.413W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 850 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 399.
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12% of Alford residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alford ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alford was $40,412, compared with $21,587 nationally.
51% of Alford residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Alford, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $763. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,406.
Libraries in Alford include Alford Free Public Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Alford workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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