Living in Westport, CT

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Westport SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
2

Westport, CT Crime Report

244
Total Crimes
862.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.40%
Below National Average

Westport, CT Cost Of Living

225
Westport's Overall Cost Of Living
2.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Westport, Connecticut Info Snack

Westport is a town located in Connecticut, along Long Island Sound within Connecticut's Gold Coast in Fairfield County, Connecticut. It is 47 miles (76 km) northeast of New York City. The town had a population of 26,391 according to the 2010 U.S. Census, and is ranked 22nd among America’s 100 Richest Places as well as second in Connecticut, with populations between 20,000 and 65,000.
Population
27,840
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
4.7%
Median Home
$1,167,500
Median Income
$187,988
Median Rent
$1,902

Westport, CT Photos

Rankings for Westport in Connecticut

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3

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4

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5

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Population 7,348

6

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7

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8

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Map Of Westport, CT

Population over time in Westport

Year Population % Change
2017 27,840 0.2%
2016 27,777 1.0%
2015 27,511 0.6%
2014 27,343 1.1%
2013 27,055 1.1%
2012 26,769 1.0%
2011 26,516 1.0%
2010 26,249 0.5%
2009 26,109 -
Crime/100k Westport CT USA
Violent Crime 10.6 207.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 0.0 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 7.1 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 852.3 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 77.8 222.5 376.0
Larceny 735.6 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 38.9 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Westport

White
86.2% (23,988)
African American
0.5% (127)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.6% (1,833)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (20)
Two Or More
2.5% (691)
Hispanic
4.2% (1,181)
Race Westport CT USA
White 86.2% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 0.5% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.6% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Westport, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
3.5% (96,494)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.2% (32,352)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.2% (89,180)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.2% (117,312)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.1% (140,662)
$50,000 to $74,999
5.3% (147,977)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.3% (174,421)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.3% (343,498)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.5% (292,860)
$200,000 or more
48.5% (1,349,238)
Income Westport CT USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.2% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.2% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.1% 10.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 5.3% 15.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.3% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.3% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.5% 9.0% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 48.5% 11.9% 7.0%

Gender in Westport

Female
52.4% (14,579)
Male
47.6% (13,260)
Gender Westport CT USA
Female 52.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Westport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (278)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (278)
High School / GED
9.0% (2,505)
Some College
8.0% (2,227)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (835)
Bachelor's Degree
38.0% (10,579)
Master's Degree
27.0% (7,516)
Professional Degree
10.0% (2,784)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (835)
Education Westport CT USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 9.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 8.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 27.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 10.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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