Westfield, MA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Westfield, Massachusetts Info Snack

Population
41,449
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
7.2%
Median Home
$234,400
Median Income
$67,862
Median Rent
$969

Westfield SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8

Westfield, MA Crime Report

481
Total Crimes
1,158.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-53.21%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Westfield
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 481 1,158.8 1,507.4 2,476.7
Violent Crime 83 200.0 327.6 366.7
Murder 3 7.2 2.2 5.0
Robbery 7 16.9 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 58 139.7 241.0 250.2
Property Crime 398 958.9 1,179.8 2,109.9
Burglary 52 125.3 179.0 340.5
Larceny 324 780.6 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 53.0 89.0 219.9

Westfield, MA Cost Of Living

115
Westfield's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Westfield Massachusetts National Average
Overall 115 131 100
Services 121 122 100
Groceries 107 109 100
Health 106 121 100
Housing 113 165 100
Transportation 108 107 100
Utilities 122 114 100

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Rankings for Westfield in Massachusetts

Map Of Westfield, MA

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Population over time in Westfield

Year Population % Change
2019 41,449 -0.4%
2018 41,599 -0.2%
2017 41,667 0.4%
2016 41,486 0.0%
2015 41,480 0.3%
2014 41,371 0.4%
2013 41,209 0.1%
2012 41,162 0.3%
2011 41,025 0.1%
2010 40,974 -

Race / Ethnicity in Westfield

White
85.0% (35,235)
African American
1.4% (598)
American Indian
0.1% (46)
Asian
2.8% (1,167)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
1.1% (436)
Hispanic
9.5% (3,958)
Race Westfield MA USA
White 85.0% 71.6% 60.7%
African American 1.4% 6.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 6.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.8% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.5% 11.8% 18.0%

Gender in Westfield

Female
51.9% (21,521)
Male
48.1% (19,927)
Gender Westfield MA USA
Female 51.9% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Westfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,657)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,486)
High School / GED
30.0% (12,434)
Some College
18.0% (7,460)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (4,144)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (8,704)
Master's Degree
9.0% (3,730)
Professional Degree
1.0% (414)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (414)
Education Westfield MA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 14.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 3.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Westfield, Massachusetts

Less than $10,000
3.8% (155,796)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (171,539)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (320,007)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (341,178)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (579,216)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (756,455)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (530,089)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (720,899)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (314,307)
$200,000 or more
6.2% (255,409)
Income Westfield MA USA
Less than $10,000 3.8% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 4.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 7.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 6.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 9.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 14.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 17.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 10.2% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.2% 13.2% 7.7%

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