Living in Westfield, NJ

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Westfield, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
29,877
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
3.1%
Median Home
$743,400
Median Income
$170,798
Median Rent
$1,608

Westfield SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
3

Westfield, NJ Crime Report

145
Total Crimes
488.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-80.28%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Westfield
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 145 488.4 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 4 13.5 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 2 6.7 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2 6.7 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 141 474.9 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 9 30.3 184.6 340.5
Larceny 112 377.3 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 20 67.4 116.4 219.9

Westfield, NJ Cost Of Living

170
Westfield's Overall Cost Of Living
1.7x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Westfield New Jersey National Average
Overall 170 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 310 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100

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Map Of Westfield, NJ

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Population over time in Westfield

Year Population % Change
2019 29,877 -0.7%
2018 30,086 -1.7%
2017 30,591 0.5%
2016 30,438 -0.4%
2015 30,552 -0.3%
2014 30,647 0.4%
2013 30,525 0.8%
2012 30,296 0.7%
2011 30,095 0.5%
2010 29,950 -

Race / Ethnicity in Westfield

White
78.6% (23,482)
African American
3.3% (989)
American Indian
0.1% (40)
Asian
7.0% (2,093)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (156)
Two Or More
2.3% (683)
Hispanic
8.1% (2,434)
Race Westfield NJ USA
White 78.6% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 3.3% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 7.0% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.1% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Westfield

Female
51.7% (15,438)
Male
48.3% (14,438)
Gender Westfield NJ USA
Female 51.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Westfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (597)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (298)
High School / GED
11.0% (3,286)
Some College
7.0% (2,091)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,493)
Bachelor's Degree
39.0% (11,652)
Master's Degree
23.0% (6,871)
Professional Degree
9.0% (2,688)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (896)
Education Westfield NJ USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 11.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 7.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 39.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 23.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 9.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Westfield, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
2.7% (81,588)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (36,003)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.5% (105,106)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.0% (88,266)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.1% (153,595)
$50,000 to $74,999
7.0% (210,503)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (240,119)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (434,944)
$150,000 to $199,999
11.8% (353,936)
$200,000 or more
43.0% (1,283,636)
Income Westfield NJ USA
Less than $10,000 2.7% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.5% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.0% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.1% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 7.0% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 11.8% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 43.0% 14.0% 7.7%

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