The Westerly Census Designated Place had a population of 18,296 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Westerly is located at latitude 41.3731 and longitude -71.8073 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Westerly Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0.68 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The Westerly Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378117) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Westerly population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Westerly: Feversham, Misquamacuck, Pawcatuck Bridge, Squamicut.
|Population in Households||18,045|
|Population in Familes||13,924|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||251|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,998 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,885 (54.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,036 (33.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,077 (12.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$287,500|
|Average Home Value||$325,686|
|Median Household Income||$58,082|
|Average Household Income||$78,488|
|Per Capita Income||$34,221|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
The table below compares Westerly to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 9||76th|
|Population Density1||# 17||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 14||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 27||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 16||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.