The Westerly Census Designated Place had a population of 17,975 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Westerly is located at latitude 41.3776 and longitude -71.8273 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the Westerly Census Designated Place 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Westerly: Feversham, Misquamacuck, Pawcatuck Bridge, Squamicut.
|Population in Households||17,716|
|Population in Familes||13,678|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||259|
|Median Household Income||$62,799|
|Average Household Income||$82,016|
|Per Capita Income||$35,637|
|Total Housing Units||8,749 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,784 (54.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,971 (34.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||994 (11.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$294,651|
|Average Home Value||$337,176|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.29%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
The table below compares Westerly to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 17||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 14||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 23||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 17||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.