Westmere SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Westmere, New York Info Snack

Westmere is a hamlet in the town of Guilderland, Albany County, New York. Since the 1970 Census a census-designated place (CDP) has been established with the name of Westmere for tabulating the population of what the census has defined as the boundaries for Westmere. The population was 7,284 at the 2010 census. It is a suburb of the neighboring city of Albany. U.S. Route 20 (Western Avenue) bisects the community and is the major thoroughfare and main street. Along Western Avenue are numerous strip malls, shopping plazas, and commercial buildings, with residential use on the side streets to the north and south. Crossgates Mall, the Capital District's largest shopping mall, is in Westmere's northeastern corner.
Population
6,950
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
6.6%
Median Home
$235,800
Median Income
$69,119
Median Rent
$1,174

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Map Of Westmere, NY

Population over time in Westmere

Year Population % Change
2017 6,950 2.5%
2016 6,778 0.3%
2015 6,758 -4.4%
2014 7,066 1.7%
2013 6,946 0.3%
2012 6,922 -3.5%
2011 7,170 -2.2%
2010 7,333 -

Race / Ethnicity in Westmere

White
75.5% (5,247)
African American
4.9% (342)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
12.6% (877)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (60)
Hispanic
6.1% (424)
Race Westmere NY USA
White 75.5% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 4.9% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 12.6% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.1% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Westmere, New York

Less than $10,000
3.5% (24,325)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (13,900)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.4% (30,580)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (62,550)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (113,979)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (139,000)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.2% (56,989)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.4% (155,680)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.4% (58,380)
$200,000 or more
5.6% (38,920)
Income Westmere NY USA
Less than $10,000 3.5% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.4% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.2% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.4% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.4% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.6% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Westmere

Female
49.8% (3,458)
Male
50.2% (3,491)
Gender Westmere NY USA
Female 49.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Westmere for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.4% (97)
9-12th Grade
0.9% (63)
High School / GED
20.2% (1,406)
Some College
14.7% (1,024)
Associate's Degree
19.2% (1,331)
Bachelor's Degree
19.6% (1,364)
Master's Degree
16.1% (1,122)
Professional Degree
4.0% (280)
Doctorate Degree
3.7% (258)
Education Westmere NY USA
< 9th Grade 1.4% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 0.9% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 20.2% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 14.7% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 19.2% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 19.6% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 16.1% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.7% 1.5% 1.4%

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