Westerlo, NY

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Westerlo Profile


Overview

Westerlo is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,330 people and just one neighborhood, Westerlo is the 432nd largest community in New York.

Occupations and Workforce

Westerlo is a blue-collar town, with 38.95% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Westerlo is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Westerlo who work in office and administrative support (18.24%), healthcare (8.43%), and business and financial occupations (6.02%).

Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Westerlo has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Westerlo has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Westerlo than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Westerlo may be for you.

One downside of living in Westerlo, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.36 minutes every day commuting to work.

Westerlo Demographics

The education level of Westerlo citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.94% of adults in Westerlo have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Westerlo in 2018 was $40,375, which is upper middle income relative to New York, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $161,500 for a family of four. However, Westerlo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Westerlo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westerlo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Westerlo include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Westerlo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Westerlo, NY HOMES

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TYPE OF Westerlo, NY HOMES

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SIZE OF Westerlo, NY HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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 August 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

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Occupations

 

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Annual Crimes
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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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1 in 279

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Westerlo VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Westerlo Property CRIMES

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to NY* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Berne-Knox-Westerlo Elementary School
1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023
PK-06
Berne-Knox-Westerlo Junior-Senior High School
1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023
07-12
Bethlehem Central Middle School
332 Kenwood Ave
Delmar, NY 12054
06-08
Bethlehem Central Senior High School
700 Delaware Ave
Delmar, NY 12054
09-12
Eagle Elementary School
27 Van Dyke Rd
Delmar, NY 12054
KG-05
Scott M Ellis Elementary School
11219 Sr 32
Greenville, NY 12083
KG-05
Greenville High School
4976 Sr 81
Greenville, NY 12083
09-12
Greenville Middle School
4976 Sr 81
Greenville, NY 12083
06-09
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

GREENVILLE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.4% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.9% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.5% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

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BERNE-KNOX-WESTERLO CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.6% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.9% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

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