Also See: Westfield, MA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Westfield had a population of 40,903 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Westfield is located at latitude 42.1251 and longitude -72.7495 in Hampden County. The formal boundaries for the City of Westfield encompass a land area of 46.26 sq. miles and a water area of 1.06 sq. miles. Hampden County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 141 feet.
The City of Westfield has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Westfield: Kee, Warronoco, Westfield Centre.
|Total Population||40,903 (100%)|
|Population in Households||38,055 (93.0%)|
|Population in Families||30,375 (74.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||2,848 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$76,055|
|Average Household Income||$104,422|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||20%|
|Per Capita Income||$40,676|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||16,997 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||10,476 (61.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,387 (31.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,134 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$284,756|
|Average Home Value||$313,681|
|Housing Affordability Index3||108|
|Average Household Size||2.40|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.17%|
|Per Capita Income||3.48%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.19%|
The table below compares Westfield to the other 248 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 38||85th|
|Population Density||# 179||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 193||23rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 180||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 191||23rd|
|Diversity Index||# 81||68th|
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