Westfield, New Jersey 

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Population

30,591

+2.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$138,165

Median Home Price

$705,300

Best Places to Live in Westfield, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Westfield, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Westfield
 $649,000 
141 Summit Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3 |
 $800,000 
526 E Broad St
Bed 2 | Bath 2 |
 $569,000 
265 Springfield Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3 |

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QUICK FACTS

City: Westfield
Zip Codes: 07090
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Westfield is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Westfield jobs have decreased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Westfield's cost of living is 106.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Westfield's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Westfield, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Union county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Westfield's population is 30,591 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 40.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Westfield is $705,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -4.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Westfield public schools spend $16,214 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Westfield. More Education


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Housing Market in Westfield

It's not a good time to buy in Westfield. Home Appreciation is down -4.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Westfield Real Estate

The median home price in Westfield is $705,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Westfield   8 Reviews
Cost of living too high!@!! - 12/5/2011
Looking for a simpler life - taxes too high in New... Read More

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Oasis Outside of NYC - 3/6/2011
As a resident for over 10 years, overall I have to say that Westfield is one of the most beautiful towns to live in within commuting distance to NYC! Here is a little... Read More

Westfield, NJ! - 5/11/2010
My family and I have been here for 11 years! Housing is expensive, but that is really the only downside (and snow!!!) Seriously, it is beautiful, clean, with great... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN WESTFIELD
$649,000
141 Summit Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$800,000
526 E Broad St
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$569,000
265 Springfield Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$675,000
758 Castleman Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$675,000
1540 Rahway Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,789,000
910 Bailey Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$430,000
107 Scotch Plains Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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