Westfield Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Westfield Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
29,512

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.2%
5 - 17:
22.6%
18 - 24:
6.2%
25 - 34:
6.0%
35 - 54:
31.3%
55 - 64:
12.9%
Over 65 Years:
14.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.5%
3.5%
High School Graduates
97.8%
97.8%
College Graduated
74.1%
74.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Westfield
$81,933
$81,933
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Westfield
$170,798
$170,798
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
3.1%

Employment Industries in Westfield

 
Finance
18.2%
18.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
14.7%
14.7%
Healthcare
11.7%
11.7%
Manufacturing
9.7%
9.7%
Education
9.2%
9.2%
Retail
6.8%
6.8%
Information Technology
4.0%
4.0%
Other
3.4%
3.4%
Accommodation
3.1%
3.1%
Administration
2.8%
2.8%
Wholesale
2.8%
2.8%
Public Service
2.7%
2.7%
Real estate
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
2.5%
2.5%
Transportation
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
78.6%
78.6%
Black Or African American
3.3%
3.3%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Asian
7.0%
7.0%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
8.1%
8.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
18.8%
18.8%
Italian
17.0%
17.0%
German
10.7%
10.7%
Polish
8.1%
8.1%
English
7.3%
7.3%
Russian
4.5%
4.5%
Eastern European
2.2%
2.2%
Scottish
1.9%
1.9%
Portuguese
1.8%
1.8%
French
1.6%
1.6%
Dutch
1.3%
1.3%
Ukrainian
1.2%
1.2%
Greek
1.1%
1.1%
Hungarian
1.1%
1.1%
Scots-Irish
0.9%
0.9%
Austrian
0.8%
0.8%
European
0.7%
0.7%
Swedish
0.6%
0.6%
Jamaican
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
85.7%
85.7%
Spanish
3.3%
3.3%
Chinese
3.0%
3.0%
Portuguese
1.2%
1.2%
Langs. of India
1.2%
1.2%
Slavic languages
1.0%
1.0%
Korean
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Tagalog
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
Italian
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Other Asian languages
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
French Creole
0.1%
0.1%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Westfield Residents:
11.7%