The Westerly Census Designated Place had a population of 17,930 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Westerly: Feversham, Misquamacuck, Pawcatuck Bridge, Squamicut.
|Daytime Population: Workers||10,028|
|Daytime Population: Residents||8,282|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||18,310|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.02|
|Population in Households||17,675|
|Population in Familes||13,591|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||255|
|Median Household Income||$60,301|
|Average Household Income||$80,750|
|Per Capita Income||$35,058|
|Total Housing Units||8,950 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,735 (52.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,994 (33.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,221 (13.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$283,935|
|Average Home Value||$325,892|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.54%|
|Per Capita Income||2.87%|
The table below compares Westerly to the other 34 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Rhode Island by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 26||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 17||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Rhode Island Census Data Comparison Tool.