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Westfield, NJ Community Information

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History:

The area was settled in the late 17th century as part of the Elizabethtown Tract. Westfield was originally formed as a township on January 27, 1794, from portions of Elizabeth Township, while the area was still part of Essex County, and was incorporated on February 21, 1798. It became part of the newly-formed Union County on March 19, 1857. The Town of Westfield was incorporated on March 4, 1903, replacing Westfield Township.

General Information:

Town Name: WESTFIELD
City Hall: Town Hall
Address: 425 East Broad St, WESTFIELD NJ 07090
Phone Number: 908-789-4040
Land Area: 6.7 square miles
Distance to NYC: 25 miles
Town Website: http://www.westfieldnj.gov/
Library Website: http://www.wmlnj.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 30,734 Population Density / Mile: 4,577
    Median Age: 43.12 Number of Households: 10,685
    Average Household Size: 2.857 Households with Children: 4,741
    Median Household Income: $155,885
  • Population
    Population: 30,734 Population Density / Mile: 4,577
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 3.64% Male Population: 14,871
    Female Population: 15,863 Median Age: 43.12
  • Households
    Number of Households: 10,685 Average Household Size: 2.857
    Households with Children: 4,741 Households without Children: 3,716
    Family Households: 8,457 Non-Family Households: 200
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $155,885 Average Household Income: $198,908
    Per Capita Income: $69,643 Average Total Household Expenditure: $64,987
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 4

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 50.94 Average January Low Temperature: 19.8
Average January High Temperature: 39.3 Average July Low Temperature: 63.3
Average July High Temperature: 85.7  
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AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  35 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  89 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  106 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  4 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  337 Locations
HOSPITALITY  1 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  44 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  534 Locations
PET SERVICES  11 Locations
SHOPPING  250 Locations
TRAVEL  13 Locations
School Information:
FRANKLIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
JEFFERSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
LINCOLN SCHOOL EARLY CHILDHOOD LEARNING CENTER Details/Map
MCKINLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
ROOSEVELT INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL Details/Map
TAMAQUES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
THOMAS EDISON INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL Details/Map
WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
WESTFIELD SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
Franklin (Elementary School) View Report
Jefferson (Elementary School) View Report
Lincoln (Elementary School) View Report
Mckinley (Elementary School) View Report
Roosevelt Intermediate (Elementary School) View Report
Tamaques (Elementary School) View Report
Thomas Edison Inter. (Elementary School) View Report
Washington (Elementary School) View Report
Westfield Senior High (Secondary School) View Report
Wilson (Elementary School) View Report

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Westfield, NJ Community Information

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