Alford, MA Local Area Information

About Area

Alford was settled in 1750. It has no stores, no motels or hotels, and not a single gas station. The Main Street has a church, a town hall and a one room school house; the buildings are all historic. Alford's population is approximately 400, and they all enjoy the landscape of beautiful trees, brooks, and mountains. (Narrative supplied by community)


Southwestern Massachusetts, bordered by West Stockbridge on the north; Great Barrington on the east; Egremont on the south; and Hillsdale and Austerlitz, New York, on the west. Alford is 24 miles south of Pittsfield and 140 miles west of Boston.

Total Area: 11.56 sq. miles

Land Area: 11.56 sq. miles

Population: 418

Density: 36 per sq. mile

Source: Mass Department of Housing and Community Development

Real Estate Market Stats

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Percent Homes Decreasing 18 0
Median List Price Per Sq Ft 18 128
Median Sale Price 18 225,300
Property Tax $2,466 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 0.4% 2.9%

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