The highest elevation is on an unnamed hill of Crum Hill above sea level. The nearest regional bus service be found in North Adams. The population density was 27.7 people per square mile. The nearest hospital was North Adams Regional Hospital. The state level is represented by the First Berkshire district in the Massachusetts House of Representatives. The Massachusetts Senate is represented by Franklin district and Hampshire by the Berkshire. The national level is represented as part of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives.
Massachusetts is represented currently by junior senator Ed Markey and senior Senator Elizabeth Warren in the United States Senate. The nearest community college is Berkshire Community College in Pittsfield. The nearest public college is the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Williams College in Williamstown.